Tag: jepthath

  • The War Within

    The War Within

    Read Judges 12:1-7 The men of Ephraim were called to arms, and they crossed to Zaphon and said to Jephthah, “Why did you cross over to fight against the Ammonites and did not call us to go with you? We will burn your house over you with fire.” 2 And Jephthah said to them, “I and my…

  • A Vow That Was Not Asked

    A Vow That Was Not Asked

    Read Judges 11:29-40 30 And Jephthah made a vow to the Lord and said, “If you will give the Ammonites into my hand, 31 then whatever[a] comes out from the doors of my house to meet me when I return in peace from the Ammonites shall be the Lord‘s, and I will offer it[b] up for a burnt offering.”  34 Then Jephthah came to his home at Mizpah.…