Pastor Dusty Mackintosh • Judges link
Saturday, October 6, 2018
Jephthah is called to be a judge of "Israel", but narrowly identifies himself only as a Gileadite. He places the needs of "his own" above those of "the other". Speak "shibboleth" and enter. This is tribalism: the tendency of humans to divide the world into "us" and "them". Who is my neighbor?