|Overview - Judges 17|
|1||Of the money that Micah first stole, then restored, his mother makes images;|
|5||and he ornaments for them.|
|7||He hires a Levite to be his priest.|
Judges 17:1 (King James Version)
And there was a man of mount Ephraim, whose name was Micah.
- M. 2585. B.C. 1419. An. Ex. Is. 72. there was.
- It is extremely difficult to fix the chronology of this and the following transactions. Some think them to be here in their natural order; others that they happened in the time of Joshua, or immediately after the ancients who outlived him. All that can be said with certainly is, that they happened when there was no king in Israel; that is, about the time of the judges, or in some time of the anarchy
- (ver. 6.)
- 10:1 Joshua 15:9 ; 17:14-18