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Could Jephthah get back his daughter?

When a man makes a vow to give something to the Lord or takes an oath to abstain from something, he must not break his promise, but must do everything that he said he would. (Numbers 30:2 GNT) ...
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Does God condone or command that Jephthah sacrifice his daughter? (Judges 11:34-39)

Jephthah's story is an example of a rash vow. The text says nothing about God's approval of it. However there is a disturbing factor here: Argument for "YES" At the time he made the vow, ...
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Why didn't the Philistines assassinate Samson with archers?

Why didn't the Philistines kill Samson with archers? The answer is not found in the Bible. However, let's take another angle to look at it. Amos 9:7 NIV “Are not you Israelites the same to me as the ...
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Why didn't the Philistines assassinate Samson with archers?

Samson’s strength was not only in his might but he could not also be cut/pierced by weapons. When Delilah cut his hair the bible said she began to afflict him Judges 16:19 I believe that means she cut ...
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Did Gideon use a different return route in Judges 8?

Probably not. There's a handy map and explanation over on biblestudy.org. The battle There isn't a way to return from Succoth through Peniel that wouldn't have then had Gideon doubling back (and ...
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Was Deborah prophesying or judging - Judges 4:4,5

The word שָׁפַט "shofeṭ" is closer to ruler than judge. The NIV translation is better than others when it says that Deborah was "leading" Israel rather than "judging" it. ...

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