Contributed by John Lowe on Jan 2, 2020
Abimelech reigned, after a sort, for three years without any disturbance; he did not do any good for his country, but he was content as long he enjoyed the title and dignity of a king, and not only the Shechemites but many other places paid him respect.
The Shechemite’s Quarrel With Abimelech [Judges 9.22-9.25]
Scripture: Judges 9:22-25 (KJV)
22 When Abimelech had reigned three years over Israel,
23 Then God sent an evil spirit between Abimelech and the men of Shechem; and the men of Shechem dealt treacherously with