Tuesday, March 25, 2014

Overview of Judges

Jdg 1.1-26; Story; The Continuing Conquest of Canaan
Jdg 1.27-36; Story; Failure to Complete the Conquest
Jdg 2.1-5; Judgment; An angel comes and judges Israel for disobedience
Jdg 2.6-10; Story; The Death of Joshua. The people who remain do not know what the LORD has done
Jdg 2.11-15; Story-Sin; The people of Israel did what was evil in the sight of the Lord and served the Baals

Jdg 2.16-23; Repeating Pattern;
1. The Lord raises up a judge,
2. The judge saves Israel,
3. Israel does not listen and disobeys the LORD,
4. The LORD sends a foreign nation to oppress Israel,
5. Israel cries out to the LORD 

Jdg 3.1-6; Story; Israel to be tested by the LORD is amongst other nations and intermarries
Jdg 3.7-11; Story; The LORD raises up the judge Othniel
Jdg 3.12-30; Story; The LORD raises up the judge Ehud. Fat closes over his blade in the toilet.
Jdg 3.31; Story; The LORD raises up the judge Shamgar
Jdg 4.1-16; Story; The LORD raises up the judge Deborah vs. Barak
Jdg 4.17-24; Story; Sisera fled away on foot to the tent of Jael. Big mistake.
Jdg 5.1-31; Song; The Song of Deborah and Barak

Jdg 6.1-10; Story; Midian Oppresses Israel
Jdg 6.11-35; Story; The Call of Gideon
Jdg 6.36-40; Story; Gideon's sign of the Fleece
Jdg 7.1-18; Story; Gideon’s Three Hundred Men
Jdg 7.19-25; Story; Gideon Defeats Midian

Jdg 8.1-21; Story; Gideon Defeats Zebah and Zalmunna
Jdg 8.22-28; Story; Gideon’s Ephod
Jdg 8.29-35; Story; The Death of Gideon
Jdg 9.1-21; Story; Abimelech’s Conspiracy
Jdg 9.22-57; Story; The Downfall of Abimelech
Jdg 10.1-5; Story; Tola and Jair
Jdg 10.6-18; Story; Further Disobedience and Oppression

Jdg 11.1-28; Story; Jephthah Delivers Israel
Jdg 11.29-40; Story; Jephthah’s Tragic Vow
Jdg 12.1-7; Story; Jephthah’s Conflict with Ephraim

Jdg 12.8-12; Story; Ibzan, Elon, and Abdon

Jdg 13.1-13; Story; The Birth of Samson
Jdg 14.1-20; Story; Samson’s Marriage
Jdg 15.1-20; Story; Samson Defeats the Philistines
Jdg 16.1-22; Story; Samson and Delilah
Jdg 16.23-31; Story; The Death of Samson
Jdg 17.1-13; Story; Micah and the Levite
Jdg 18.1-31; Story; Danites Take the Levite and the Idol
Jdg 19.1-21; Story; A Levite and His Concubine
Jdg 19.22-30; Story; Gibeah’s Crime
Jdg 20.1-48; Story; Israel’s War with the Tribe of Benjamin
Jdg 21.1-25; Story; Wives Provided for the Tribe of Benjamin