HISTORICAL BOOKS

(Joshua, Judges, Ruth,
1–2 Samuel, 1–2 Kings,
1–2 Chronicles, Ezra,
Nehemiah, Esther)
WITH: Efraín Velázquez 
INTERVIEWER: Felix H. Cortez

The Historical Books relate the story of ancient Israel from the conquest of Canaan to Israel’s return from the Babylonian exile. Its 12 books span around 10 centuries centuries of history. Are they relevant for us today? How can we understand the stories included in them and discover their message?

Some of the stories are very dramatic, while others are hard to read. Why were they included in these inspired accounts? And those long genealogies, what can I gain with reading them? Watch the videos in this section and find out.