Question 42: How Should We Read Judges?

The Old Testament book of Judges chronicles a series of very unfortunate events. Why is this panoply of miserable stories in the Bible? Dante tries to reconcile himself with the book by examining the genre of it, and thus, our lens of interpretation.

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Key Scripture:
Judges 19
 

Other Passages:
Judges 1:19
Judges 2:11-3:2
Judges 3:15-25
Judges 18:1
Judges 21:25
1 Samuel 8:1-22
Philippians 4:8-9
 

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