God’s Women: Delilah

Posted at 25 May, at 21 : 39 PM Print

Continuing with the stories of the women in the Old Testament, Fr. Mike relates the familiar story of Samson and Delilah. Their bible story has been portrayed in books and movies.

Fr. Mike tells the history of these two. Samson was a strong leader of the Jews who fell in love with beautiful Delilah. She was a Philistine who lived in Gaza and was from the “enemy” tribe. But sometimes love blinds.

He looks at the motivation of Delilah and why she betrays this man who loves her, and seeks the source of his power.
Fr. Mike explains how this happened and what transpired in the life of Samson.
He then wonders what this kind of story says to us today. He looks at blind love, betrayal, fidelity and the power of evil to destroy relationships.

Don’t miss this fascinating story of Samson and Delilah. Watch God’s Women – Delilah on TCT May 25 at 6:30 a.m. PT, onYouTube (Wordnet Productions); on Direc TV 377; Diocesan Networks of Dubuque, Fresno, Rockville Centre, and Yonkers; Channel 17 Access San Bernardino (Sunday 5 pm PT); and ESNE (Saturday 10:30 am PT).Find it 24/7 on our website at www.wordnet.tv.

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