{[ promptMessage ]}

Bookmark it

{[ promptMessage ]}

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

Info icon This preview shows pages 1–2. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
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 .
Image of page 1

Info icon This preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Image of page 2
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

{[ snackBarMessage ]}