Book of Judges

Judges Book Overview

In the Book of Judges, Israel falls into a cycle of sin, oppression, repentance, and ultimately, deliverance. God sent twelve “judges” who were leaders in the tribes of Israel who were chosen to deliver the Israelites from their enemies. 

Attributed Author: Samuel
Approximate Year Written: 1045-1000 B.C.
Genre: Historical Narrative

Chapters for Judges

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