Judges Chapter 21 (Bible Marathon Day 116)

Judges Chapter 21 (Bible Marathon Day 116) Ensuring a Future for Benjamin. 1 * The men of Israel took an oath at Mizpah: “None of us will give his daughter in marriage to anyone from Benjamin.” 2 So the people went to Bethel and remained there before God until evening, raising their voices in bitter… Continue reading Judges Chapter 21 (Bible Marathon Day 116)

Judges Chapter 20 (Bible Marathon Day 115)

Judges Chapter 20 (Bible Marathon Day 115) Assembly of Israelites. 1 So all the Israelites came out as one, from Dan to Beer-sheba* a including the land of Gilead, and the assembly gathered to the LORD at Mizpah. 2 The leaders of all the people, all the staff-bearers of Israel,* presented themselves in the assembly… Continue reading Judges Chapter 20 (Bible Marathon Day 115)

Judges Chapter 19 (Bible Marathon Day 115)

Judges Chapter 19 (Bible Marathon Day 115) The Levite from Ephraim. 1 In those days, when there was no king in Israel,* a there was a Levite residing in remote parts of the mountain region of Ephraimb who had taken for himself a concubine from Bethlehem of Judah. 2 But his concubine spurned him and… Continue reading Judges Chapter 19 (Bible Marathon Day 115)

Judges Chapter 18 (Bible Marathon Day 115)

Judges Chapter 18 (Bible Marathon Day 115) Migration of the Danites. 1 In those days there was no king in Israel.a In those days the tribe of the Danites were in search of a heritage to dwell in, for up to that time no heritage had been allotted* to them among the tribes of Israel.b… Continue reading Judges Chapter 18 (Bible Marathon Day 115)

Judges Chapter 17 (Bible Marathon Day 115)

Judges Chapter 17 (Bible Marathon Day 115) Micah and the Levite. 1 There was a man from the mountain region of Ephraim whose name was Micah. 2 * He said to his mother, “The eleven hundred pieces of silver that were taken from you, about which you pronounced a curse and even said it in… Continue reading Judges Chapter 17 (Bible Marathon Day 115)

Judges Chapter 16 (Bible Marathon Day 114)

Judges Chapter 16 (Bible Marathon Day 114) 1 Once Samson went to Gaza, where he saw a prostitute and visited her. 2 The people of Gaza were told, “Samson has come here,” and they surrounded him with an ambush at the city gate all night long. And all the night they waited, saying, “At morning… Continue reading Judges Chapter 16 (Bible Marathon Day 114)

Judges Chapter 15 (Bible Marathon Day 113)

Judges Chapter 15 (Bible Marathon Day 113) Samson Defeats the Philistines. 1 After some time, in the season of the wheat harvest, Samson visited his wife, bringing a young goat. But when he said, “Let me go into my wife’s room,” her father would not let him go in. 2 He said, “I thought you… Continue reading Judges Chapter 15 (Bible Marathon Day 113)