Are The Gideons related to the Judge Gideon?

The short answer is Yes. ¬† So why are they the Gideons? The organization, The Gideons International, ¬†takes its name from the Biblical figure Gideon, depicted in Judges 6. They are traditional, evangelical Christians and believe and teach the basics of orthodox Christian doctrine. They began their work distributing free Bibles in 1908 by placing … Continue reading Are The Gideons related to the Judge Gideon?