Life #4

Life #4 - Houston Scarborough Life Prof. Gray Determining...

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Houston Scarborough Life Prof . Gray Determining Happiness The book of Judges is a rollercoaster story, emotions flare and opinions vary, but what the story comes down to is justice . The Israelites set their own course of downfall but manage to correct the fate . Their fate comes down to their willingness to obey the word of God . The stubbornness of the Israelites transcended the wrath of God upon them for years to come . Because of the Israelites lack of intention to follow God’s word, the became cursed by God, or “sold .” With each new generation, they began worshipping more and more false idols, incensing the Lord with their disobedience . This is the beginning of Israel’s downfall . War and turmoil is to follow the people for years to come, similar as it is today . The different sects of the Israeli community began worshipping false idols, and God appointed Gideon, the son of Joash to stand up and defy his community . Gideon took to his task with honor, and soon began to change all of Israel.
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course IS 123 taught by Professor Ibryamova during the Spring '08 term at Rhodes.

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