Outline of the Book of Judith

Here are our bite-sized pieces of the Book of Judith:

 


 

THE RAGE OF KING NEBUCHADNEZZAR

 

Judith 1:1-6. Nebuchadnezzar wages war with Arphaxad

Judith 1:7-11. Nebuchadnezzar threatens the whole region

Judith 1:12-16. Nebuchadnezzar rages out

Judith 2:1-13. Nebuchadnezzar will destroy all other nations

Judith 2:14-28. General Holofernes leads the vast army

Judith 3:1-7. The nations surrender

Judith 3:8-10. General Holofernes devastates them anyway

 

ISRAEL PREPARES FOR AN ATTACK

 

Judith 4:1-8. Israel fears General Holofernes

Judith 4:9-15. They fast and pray

Judith 5:1-4. Tiny Israel is ready for war

Judith 5:5-24. A history lesson for General Holofernes

Judith 6:1-9. Holofernes’ contempt for the God of Israel

Judith 6:10-21. Holofernes hands over Achior to Israel

Judith 7:1-32. General Holofernes begins his siege

 

JUDITH ASSASSINATES GENERAL HOLOFERNES

 

Judith 8:1-8. Introduction to Judith

Judith 8:9-27. Judith speaks to the Elders

Judith 8:28-31. Uzziah responds to Judith

Judith 8:32-36. Judith will act in faith

Judith 9:1-14. Judith is a prayer warrior

Judith 10:1-10. Judith springs into action

Judith 10:11-19. Judith allows herself to be captured

Judith 10:20-23. Judith is brought to Holofernes

Judith 11:1-23. Judith converses with General Holofernes

Judith 12:1-9. Judith waits for the right moment

Judith 12:10-20. Holofernes invites Judith to a private banquet

Judith 13:1-3. Judith is left alone with Holofernes

Judith 13:4-10a. Judith assassinates Holofernes

 

THE ASSYRIAN ARMY IS ANNIHILATED

 

Judith 13:10b-20. Judith returns to Bethulia

Judith 14:1-4. Judith counsels the elders

Judith 14:5-10. Judith summons Achior

Judith 14:11-19. The Assyrian army panics

Judith 15:1-3. The Assyrian soldiers flee for their lives

Judith 15:4-7. Tiny Israel annihilates the mighty Assyrian army

 

JUDITH IS A GREAT HERO OF THE FAITH

 

Judith 15:8-13. Judith receives full credit for the victory

Judith 16:1-17. Judith leads the nation in song

Judith 16:18-20. A three-month celebration in Jerusalem

Judith 16:21-24. Judith is esteemed as a hero of the faith

Judith 16:25. Israel remains safe for a long time

 

 


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