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Q. When the Israelites heard this, how were they affected?
Joshua xxiii, 2.
book of the law of Moses. Joshua xxiii, 6. Q. What did he say he was about to do? A. To go the way of all the earth. Joshua
xxii, 14. Q. What did he bid them to choose that day? A. Whom they would serve. Joshua xxiv, 15. Q. What did he say of himself? A. As for me and my house, we will serve the
Lord. Q. What did the people say? A. God forbid that we should forsake the Lord
to serve other gods. Joshua xxiv, 16. Q. After Joshua had ended his instructions, what did
he do? A. He wrote the words in the book of the law
of God. Joshua xxiv, 26.
of the covenant they had just made.
Q. How long did Israel serve the Lord ?
Joshua. Joshua xxiv, 31.
of land which Jacob had bought of Hamor. Joshua xxiv, 32.
Question. After the death of Joshua, what tribe was directed
by God to lead up the hosts of Israel against the Ca
naanites? Answer. The tribe of Judah. Judges i, 2. Q. What tribe went with them? Ă. Simeon. Judges i, 3. Q. What did they do to King Adonibezek, whom they cap
tured? A. They cut off his thumbs and his great toes.
Judges i, 6. Q. How many kings had he treated in the same manner? A.- Seventy. Q. How had be fed them? A. They had gathered their food under his
table. Judges i, 7. Q. How long did the people continue to serve the Lord ? A. All during the days of the elders that out
lived Joshua, who had seen the great works of the Lord. Judges ii, 7.
Q. What was the character of the next generation ?
and followed other gods. Judges ii, 10.
livered them into the hands of their enemies.
Judges ï, 14. Q. Whom did the Lord raise up to deliver them when they
repented ? A. Judges. Judges ii, 16. Q. What would they do upon the death of their judges ? A. They would return again to their idolatries.
Judges ii, 19. Q. What judgment did the Lord pronounce upon them? A. He declared that he would no longer drive
out the nations before them. Judges ii, 21. Q. Into whose hand did the Lord first deliver them ? A. That of the king of Mesopotamia. Judges
Q. Who delivered them from Eglon? A. Ehud. Judges iii, 15. Q. How long after this had Israel rest? · A. Eighty years. Q. Who next delivered Israel ? A. Shamgar. Judges iii, 31. Q. What was he? A. A giant. Q. What great slaughter did he make with his own arm? A. He slew six hundred Philistines with an ox
goad. Q. Into whose hands did the Israelites next fall? A. Into the hands of Jabin, king of Canaan.
Judges iv, 2. Q. What was the name of the captain of his army? A. Sisera. Q. How did he treat Israel ? A. He mightily oppressed them. Judges iv, 3. Q. Who judged Israel at this time? A. Deborah, a prophetess. Q. Whom did she direct, by the word of the Lord, to be
the leader of the army of Israel ? A. Barak. Judges iv, 6. Q. Where did she tell him to gather his host? A. Upon Mount Tabor. Q. What did Sisera do? * Ă. He drew out an immense army against them.
Judges iv, 13. Q. What was the result of the battle? A. His hosts were entirely routed and slain.
Judges iv, 15, 16. Q. Whither did Sisera flee? 4. To the tent of Jael, the wife of Heber, the
Kenite. Judges iv, 18.
Q. What did she do to him while asleep?
thus killed him. Judges iv, 21.
Question. Into whose hands did the Israelites next fall? Answer. Into the hands of the Midianites. Judges
vi, 1. Q. Whither did the Midianites drive them ? A. Into dens and caves in the mountains. Judges
vi, 2. Q. To whom did they cry in their distress? A. Unto the Lord. Q. To whom did an angel of the Lord come ? Ă. Unto Gideon. Judges vi, 11. Q. What did the angel say to him? A. Go in this thy might, and thou shalt save
Israel from the Midianites. Judges vi, 14. Q. What miracle did the angel perform to assure Gideon ? A. When Gideon spread out on a rock an offer
ing of flesh and unleavened cakes, the angel
Judges vi, 19, 21,