on April 26, 2023 — by .
This content is part of a series Bright Morning Reflections, in topic 2023 & books Deuteronomy, Judges.

Samson’s First Marriage Attempt

So dominant were the Philistines in Israel, that the Israelites had decided to live with them peacefully rather than try to rise up in armed rebellion.
Usually, parents arranged marriages. Samson caused his parent’s shock when he wanted to marry an ‘unclean’ person. They considered the Philistines as if they were ‘dirty’. This was because the Philistines were ‘uncircumcised’.

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