Skip to content

Judges Chapter 12 Summary

 

Judges Chapter 12 Summary

Judges Chapter 12 Summary

Chapter 12 of Judges begins with the men of Ephraim getting upset that they were not called to war with Jephthah.

They threaten to burn his house down because he didn’t call them.

Some people really like to fight. Jephthah actually had to fight against the men of Ephraim over this, and the men of Ephraim got slaughtered.

The Ephraimites lost 42,000 men. After this Jephthah judged Israel an additional six years before dying. After him, Ibzan judged Israel and he was out of Bethlehem.

Ibzan had sixty kids, thirty sons and thirty daughters. He was interesting because he sent his kids abroad, his sons married women from other lands. Interesting.

After he died, a man of the tribe of Zebulon took over, his name Elon (not to be mistaken for Elon Musk). He judged Israel 10 years only. Then a man named Abdon judged and he had 40 sons, and he judged just 8 years.

Israel has no real system or nationhood going on. Things just seem scattered.

We pray the Father to add blessings to the reading and doing of His Holy Word through His Son Jesus the Messiah. Amen!

Did you read Judges Chapter 11 part 2 Summary?

Don’t forget, you’re welcomed to join Our Newsletter for 9 Special Studies and a New Study Every Week Sent to Your Email Address in text, audio, or video form. Also you’ll be first to know when we have live Bible studies online or prayer calls!

Read Judges Chapter 12 Online!

BSM on Facebook (like this, like us on FB)

(have a twitter account? Follow us)

 

(Visited 44 times, 1 visits today)

Be First to Comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *