March 31 Reading

  • Judges 11: Jephtah the Gileadite was a mighty warrior, reviewing the taking of Ammonite country, foolish vow to give burnt sacrifice of his daughter, fight Ephraim

‘Then Jephthah fled from his brothers and lived in the land of Tob, and worthless fellows collected around Jephthah and went out with him. ‘ Judges 11:3

  • Judges 12: Jephtah and Ephraim, Ibzan, Elon and Abdon say, “Sibboleth”, Civil War 42,000 died.

‘Then Jephthah gathered all the men of Gilead and fought with Ephraim. And the men of Gilead struck Ephraim, because they said, “You are fugitives of Ephraim, you Gileadites, in the midst of Ephraim and Manasseh.” ‘ Judges 12:4

  • Luke 6: Lord of the Sabbath, the Twelve Apostles, Blessings and Woes, Love for your enemies, Judging others, a tree and its fruit, the wise and foolish.

‘”But I say to you who hear, Love your enemies, do good to those who hate you, ‘ Luke 6:27