BIBLE SUMMARY: JUDGES

Book of Judges Synopsis: Statistics And Summary of Main Topics.

Book of Judges Chapter by Chapter Summary.

JUDGES TOTAL CHAPTERS: 21

JUDGES TOTAL VERSES: 618

TOTAL WORDS: 18,976

DATE WRITTEN: 1050 – 1000 BC

AUTHOR: Anonymous/ May be Samuel

JUDGES THEME: 

Israel Before The Kings, God of the Rebels, The history of Israelites from Joshua to Samson.

MAJOR CHARACTERS:

God, Angel of the Lord, Othniel, Ehud, Deborah, Gideon, Abimelech, Jepthah, Samson, and Levites.

BOOK OF JUDGES KEY VERSES:

2:16-19: Then the LORD raised up judges, who saved them out of the hands of these raiders. Yet they would not listen to their judges but prostituted themselves to other gods and worshiped them. Unlike their fathers, they quickly turned from the way in which their fathers had walked, the way of obedience to the LORD’s commands. Whenever the LORD raised up a judge for them, he was with the judge and saved them out of the hands of their enemies as long as the judge lived; for the LORD had compassion on them as they groaned under those who oppressed and afflicted them. But when the judge died, the people returned to ways even more corrupt than those of their fathers, following other gods and serving and worshiping them. They refused to give up their