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Rereading Judges 11:31: The Sacrifice of Jephthah’s Daughter

The story of Jephthah is well known by readers of the Bible because of his willingness to sacrifice his daughter to celebrate his victory against the enemies of Israel (Judges 10:6-12:7). Jephthah was the commander of the Israelite army in … Continue reading

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