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Judge Deborah now presiding « The Rev. Brendan Powell Smith

Judge Deborah now presiding

Tuesday, April 5th, 2005 - 7:02 pm PDT

There are not a whole lot of strong female characters presented in the Bible, but today’s addition to The Brick Testament features two such women in the story of Israel’s first and only female judge, Deborah. Come and watch as God once again sends his chosen people into twenty years of cruel oppression only to rescue them by massacring the people he had oppress them for twenty years. And if the endless reptition of these story cycles from Judges is giving you a splitting headache, you will certainly empathize with poor, poor Sisera.