Tag Archive: apostasy

Outline: Judges 17-21. Portraits of Decay

Judges concludes with a series of tales from earlier days in the times of the judges.  Each story explores the impact of Israel’s apostasy.  The community has refused responsibility for disciplining its members to covenant life.  The next stage in… (READ MORE)

Judges 2 Israel’s Apostasy

You shall make no covenant with the inhabitants of this land; you shall tear down their altars.’ But you have not obeyed My voice. Why have you done this?

Judges The Book of Defeat

After the conquest, Israel quickly adapt to a settled life in Canaan.  But her spiritual motivation and commitment are soon lost.  The unknown author of Judges selects stories out of the extended period from the conquest to the establishment of… (READ MORE)

Joshua 22 Eastern Tribes Return Home

But take[b] careful heed to do the commandment and the law which Moses the servant of the Lord commanded you, to love the Lord your God, to walk in all His ways, to keep His commandments, to hold fast to Him, and to serve Him with all… (READ MORE)