The story of the bible - part one - the old testament historical background and summary of the book of judges in easy to study bible survey format. Book of judges: book of judges, an old testament book that, along with deuteronomy, joshua, i and ii samuel, and i and ii kings, belongs to a specific historical tradition (deuteronomic.
Watch our read scripture video on the book of judges, which breaks down the literary design of the book and its flow of thought in judges, the israelites tu. The book of judges records the turbulent period in israel's history between the death of joshua and the nation's first king. Judges 1:17 the hebrew term refers to the irrevocable giving over of things or persons to the you'll get this book and many others when you join bible gateway plus.
The book of judges includes several interesting genres poetry, riddles, and mainly narrative history its author is anonymous but it is usually assumed that samuel, the prophet wrote it it. Read the book of judges online study scripture verses with commentary, concordances, and use highlighting, underlining, take notes in the bible. The book of judges (hebrew: sefer shoftim ספר שופטים) is the seventh book of the hebrew bible and the christian old testament.