- Why did God, at first, refuse to deliver Israel from the Ammonites?
What caused the change in his subsequent attitude?
Cf. Jer. 18:5-11.
- What indications are there in this section that Jephthah, in spite of his unfortunate background, possessed nobility, piety and faith?
- Summarize Jephthah’s answer to the Ammonites.
To what extent do you find his arguments valid?