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Joshua's Wars of Conquest
by Doug Becker on June 11th, 2021
by Doug BeckerNote: This essay was originally published as an appendix to Emergence's study guide for the book of Joshua in 2020.God’s commands for the Israelites to wage war against the Canaanites present one of the most difficult ethical questions for Christians who believe that the Scriptures are the revealed Word of God. These commands are carried out in the book of Joshua, and can cause deep ...