Daily Israel Report

Judaism: The Book of Judges, Chapter 8

Weekly lecture on the Book fo Judges
Published: Sunday, December 02, 2012 11:02 PM


In the Book of Judges, the second book of Prophets in the Tanakh, the People of Israel strive to find leadership.

Moses died before they entered the Promised Land, Joshua led them in the battles to conquer it and then in allotting each tribe its portion of land.

Now they are beset by enemies and have no central, continuous leadership.

This week we are studying the chapter dealing with:

Gidon's Leadership at it's Peak - Judges chapter 8