Patriarchs and Prophets -- Study Guide


Chapter 53: The Earlier Judges

1. What types of sins did the Israelites commit during the period of the judges? PP-SG 55.1

2. How do Joshua’s predictions compare with the reality of Israel during the period of the judges? Read Joshua 23:14-16. PP-SG 55.2

3. What are the benefits and dangers in asking for signs as Gideon did? When might it be appropriate to ask for a sign from God? PP-SG 55.3

4. Based on your reading of the story of Gideon, what types of people does God seek for service in His work? PP-SG 55.4