Tag: Samson


07
Apr 2017

GOD’S WORD FOR YOU JUDGES 14:5,6 5 Samson went down to Timnah with his father and mother. As they were entering the vineyards of Timnah, a young lion suddenly came roaring at him. 6 The Spirit of the LORD rushed upon him in power, and he tore the lion apart with his bare hands as he might have torn a young goat. But he did not tell his father or mother what he had done. Manoah’s family was heading for Timnah. As with the trip of the Holy Family in Luke 2:41-52,......

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05
Apr 2017

GOD’S WORD FOR YOU JUDGES 13:24,25 24 The woman gave birth to a son and named him Samson. The boy grew, and the LORD blessed him, 25 and the Spirit of the LORD began to stir him while he was in the Camp of Dan, between Zorah and Eshtaol. Samson’s birth and childhood are recorded in a similar way to those of Samuel and Jesus. It’s been noted more than once that Samson is like a representative of Israel itself at this time. He was specially chosen by God as Israel was,......

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03
Apr 2017

GOD’S WORD FOR YOU JUDGES 13:15-18 15 Then Manoah said to the angel of the LORD, “Please stay here and we will prepare a young goat for you. 16 The angel of the LORD answered, “Even if you convince me to stay, I will not eat any of your food. But if you want to prepare a burnt offering, offer it to the LORD.” (Manoah did not realize he was the angel of the LORD.) Manoah’s offer to prepare a meal was typical of hospitality in ancient times in this and other......

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