Daily Archives: October 24, 2004

Judges 11:12-12:7

Audio:   Download Audio Download Text STUDIES IN JUDGES No. 14 Judges 11:12-12:7 October 24, 2004 Review We noted last time that Jephthah was chosen by the men of Gilead to lead them in battle against the marauding Ammonites because he was a proven fighter. The narrator did not, however, lead us to admire Jephthah […]

The Parable of the Weeds

Matthew 13:24-43 Text Comment v.25     The weeds in view are probably darnel or rye grass, a poisonous plant related to wheat and virtually indistinguishable from it until the ears form.  Roman law actually imposed punishment on anyone who sowed darnel among wheat as an act of revenge.  So, once again, as with the parable of […]