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Bibil Identifier bibil:218849
Publication Type Journal article
Title (English, Long) What Was Samson Thinking in Judges 16,17 and 16,20?
Author Schipper, Jeremy
Journal Biblica (Volume: 92, Issue: 1)
Year (Publication) 2011
Year (Original (1st Edition)) 2011
Year (Copyright) 2011
Year (Reference) 2011
Language English
Pages 60-69 Pages
Genre Original
Abstract Samson’s recorded thoughts in Judg 16,20 seem to contradict the narrator’s statements in 16,17.18 that Samson «told [Delilah] his whole heart». This article will discuss this apparent contradiction by examining some of the costs and benefits of Samson’s divinely inspired strength.
Keywords Thesaurus BiBIL : Old Testament (Introduction) : History of Canaan-Israel : Periods : Origins : Premonarchical Period : Judges : Samson
Pericopes Judges 16,17-16,20
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