8 12, 2016

The Rape of Tamar

By |2016-12-09T05:10:10-07:00December 8th, 2016|Thoughts|

                                                                                  The Rape of Tamar Chapter 13 relates the rather perplexing tale of Amnon’s rape [...]

16 07, 2014

Judges 21 – More rapes and a third civil war

By |2014-07-16T06:53:55-07:00July 16th, 2014|Thoughts|

                                                                                        Chapter 21                                                                  More rapes and a third civil war   The author or authors of Judges emphasize the Israelite depravity four times[1] in the final five chapters by stating “In those days there was no king in Israel; each man did what he felt was right.” Chapter 17 tells about a [...]