Contributed by Robert Leroe on Sep 8, 2002
At the time of the Judges, Israel was out of control and accountable to no one. When God’s revelation is rejected, when we try to live independent of God, things that were once regarded as abominable and appalling are accepted as commonplace.
“The Lure of Lawlessness”
Judges chapters 18-21
Pastor Bob Leroe, Cliftondale Congregational Church, Saugus, Massachusetts
The days of the Judges were Israel’s “Dark Ages”, a time of lawlessness, confusion, and idolatry—in other words, it was a moral mess. The Judges were barely able to