Deborah ranks among the most famous women of the Hebrew Bible, known to Christians as the Old Testament. Not only known for her wisdom, Deborah was also known for her courage. Deborah was both a prophetess and ruler of the people of ancient Israel, the only woman among the twelve judges. She held court under the Palm Tree of Deborah in the hill country of Ephraim, deciding the people’s disputes. Judges 4 tells the story of Deborah the Prophetess Leads the Battle. It’s a captivating tale of her wisdom and courage. Create this “Deborah the Warrior’s Sword” Bookmark Craft with your children, and let them reflect on this courageous and wise woman of the Bible every time they read. Check out this guest post over at Catholic Mom!
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