Category Archives: Jephthah

The Sacrifice of Jephthah’s Daughter

The story of Jephthah’s daughter is one of those stories that makes people pause and ask, “how could this happen in Israel?” Phillis Trible in her book Texts of Terror called the death of Jephthah’s daughter “an inhuman sacrifice (1984: … Continue reading

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