The International Critical Commentary (ICC):...

The commentary, which pays a close attention to early history of social and religious life of Israel.

The International Critical Commentary on the Holy Scriptures of the Old and New Testaments. UNDER THE PRESENT EDITORSHIP OF THE REV. ALFRED PLUMMER, M. A., D. D. Sometime Master of University College, Durham PLANNED AND FOR YEARS EDITED BY THE LATE REV. PROFESSOR SAMUEL ROLLES DRIVER, D. D., D. LITT. THE REV. ALFRED PLUMMER, M. A., D. D. THE LATE REV. PROFESSOR CHARLES AUGUSTUS BRIGGS, D. D., D. LITT.

The International Critical Commentary (ICC): Judges


About Book The International Critical Commentary (ICC): Judges

Front MatterTitle PageCopyright PagePREFACECONTENTSADDENDA AND CORRIGENDAINTRODUCTION.§ 1. Title. Place of the Book in the Canon§ 2. Contents§ 3. The History of the Judges, ii. 6-xvi. 31. Character and Age§ 4. The Sources of Judges ii. 6-xvi. 31.§ 5. The Sources of Judges xvii.-xxi. and of i.-ii. 5.§ 6. The Composition of the Book of Judges§ 7. Chronology of the Book of Judges§ 8. Hebrew Text and Ancient Versions.§ 9. Interpreters of the Book of JudgesCOMMENTARYI. The conquests and settlements of the Israelite tribes in CanaanThe Angel upbraids the Israelites for sparing the people of the land,III. ... the introduction to the catalogueDeborah and Barak deliver Israel from the Canaanites;The Triumphal OdeGideon delivers Israel from the MidianitesGideon's numbers are reduced to three hundred menThe Ephraimites quarrel with GideonAbimelech and the men of ShechemThe Minor Judges: Tola and JairJephthah delivers Gilead from the AmmonitesJephthah is assailed by the EphraimitesThe adventures of SamsonSamson announces his purpose to marry a Philistine woman of TimnathSamson burns the Philistines' grain fieldsSamson carries off the gates of GazaThe migration of the DanitesThe Danites send out an exploring partyThe tribe of Benjamin is nearly exterminated by the other IsraelitesThe Israelites assemble, hear the Levite's storyTo provide the surviving Benjamites with wives, Jabesh in Gilead is destroyedINDEXI. Matters.II. Hebrew Words and Forms.III. Grammatical Observations.IV. Passages Incidentally Discussed.Abbreviations.
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