Summer Series

Deborah

Where do we find her in the Bible? Her life story Judges 4 Judges 5 Who was she? The only woman acclaimed as a Judge (probably a tribal chieftain or warrior ruler who led the Israelites in fighting oppressive enemies). ((The New Interpreter’s Bible, volume 2, accessed 6/24/2014.)) Even though she was female, there is

Deborah Read More »

The (Salvific) Women of the Exodus

Where do we find them in the Bible? The midwives, Shiphrah and Puah: Exodus 1:8-22 (especially vv. 15-21) Moses’ mother, Jochebed Exodus 2:1-10 (esp. vv. 1-3, 8-10) Exodus 6:20 and Numbers 26:59 (genealogies, where she is named) Pharaoh’s daughter: Exodus 2:1-10 (esp. vv. 5-10) Moses’ sister, Miriam Exodus 2:1-10 (esp. vv. 4, 7-8) Exodus 15:19-21

The (Salvific) Women of the Exodus Read More »