His name was Eglon, King of Moab. Moab was from the line of Abram’s nephew, Lot, and it’s from this people group that Ruth eventually came. So, this Eglon was a super obese guy whose reaction to death was…um…interesting. Okay, let’s change subjects.
If you played the Joshua quiz, you might remember me referencing how the spies and Rahab probably reminded Joshua of the time he was sent into Canaan with eleven other guys to spy out the land, with only Joshua and one other guy bringing back good news. Well, that other dude was Caleb, and he had a nephew who was the first judge mentioned in our book of the hour. Who was he?