Chapter 12

In this chapter we have, I. Jephthah’s rencounter with the Ephraimites, and the blood shed on that unhappy occasion (Jdg. 12:1-6), and the conclusion of Jephthah’s life and government, Jdg. 12:7. II. A short account of three other of the judges of Israel: Ibzan (Jdg. 12:8-10), Elon (Jdg. 12:11, 12), Abdon, Jdg. 12:13-15.