September 24, 2017

Did Samson Commit Suicide?

Samson did not commit suicide (Judges 16:23-31). What he did, he did as an act of war. He was acting in the capacity of a Judge of God's people whose duty it was to fight the pagans. Just look at the other judges and it is clear what they were charged to do; throw off the yoke of the idolaters. … [Read more...]

Picking A Fight

By Mike Willis Samson is an intriguing Old Testament character. He is mentioned in the honor roll of faith in Hebrews 11:32, in spite of some very serious character flaws. Interestingly, he never led an army of Israel to a major victory over any Israelite foe. All of his conflicts were … [Read more...]