- Note the contradictory elements in Samson’s character.
He was a judge in Israel, yet his life-story centres around his dubious relationship with Philistine women.
His unshorn locks denoted a Nazirite consecrated to God, yet his chief aim was to please himself.
How many more such contrasts can you discover?
How important is it that we should be consistent in our Christian profession?
Cf. 2 Cor. 6:14; 1 Thess. 5:22.