And the Israelites served the throughout the lifetime of Joshua and the leaders who outlived him—those who had seen all the great things the had done for Israel.
Joshua son of Nun, the servant of the , died at the age of 110.
They buried him in the land he had been allocated, at Timnath-serah in the hill country of Ephraim, north of Mount Gaash.
References for Judges 2:9
After that generation died, another generation grew up who did not acknowledge the or remember the mighty things he had done for Israel.
The Israelites did evil in the ’s sight and served the images of Baal.
They abandoned the , the God of their ancestors, who had brought them out of Egypt. They went after other gods, worshiping the gods of the people around them. And they angered the .