SV: The daughter of Jeftah died?

Ben and Jo Crick ben.crick at
Mon Sep 30 17:18:18 EDT 2002

On Mon 30 Sep 2002 (20:07:46 +1000), gathas at wrote:
> In other words, Jephthah realised that he had let something slip that
> he should not have. It was a quick outburst from which he could not
> recoil. Hence, he was obliged to carry through with the terrible
> demand.
 ISTM that YHWH would rather have Jephthah repent of his rash vow, than have
 him break another commandment of YHWH by keeping it - Lo' TiR:CaX.

 Here is a study on what to do when one is on the horns of a dilemma. Heads
 you lose. Tails you lose.

 Revd Ben Crick BA CF, and Mrs Joanna (Goodwin) Crick
 <ben.crick at>
 232 Canterbury Road, Birchington, Kent, CT7 9TD (UK)

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