5 12, 2013

Unusual Bible Interpretations – Joshua 10, part 2

By |2013-12-09T06:03:31-07:00December 5th, 2013|Thoughts|

                                                 Joshua Chapter 10                                                          Part 2   Frightened by the initial Israelite battle successes, their encroachment upon Canaanite territory, that the Gibeonites joined the Israelites, and in self defense, the Canaanite tribes join the king of Jerusalem,[1] Adonei Tzedek.[2] Their initial attack would be against the Gibeonites who beseeched Joshua’s help. The Canaanites [...]

2 12, 2013

Unusual Bible Interpretations – Joshua 10, part 1

By |2013-12-02T07:22:40-07:00December 2nd, 2013|Thoughts|

                                                                  Chapter 10                                                                       Part 1                                    Did the Sun Stand Still for Joshua at Gibeon?[1]   Joshua 10 narrates an astounding story. Joshua and the Israelite forces fought against five southern Canaanite kingdoms and defeated them. Then Joshua sang a song praising God for causing the sun to stand still over the city [...]