After Abimelech's brief rule, Tola and Jair judge Israel for the next 45 years. Then, the Israelites once again "did what was evil in the sight of the Lord" and as a result "the anger of the Lord was kindled against Israel, and he sold them into the hand of the Philistines and into the hand of the Ammonites" (vs. 6-7). So basically another repeat of wrong choices and sinful living by the Israelites, but this time we see a different response from God, at least initially.
What does Judges 10 show us about God's love and care for us? Tami
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