This past Sunday, I preached on the Justice and Mercy of God from Joshua 6. For many, this passage simply details the fall of Jericho to the Israelite people. The storyline is somewhat common to those who have been in church a majority of their lives. God gives supernatural victory to the Israelites over an intimidating enemy. Without a doubt, this passage is one of the strongest examples of justice in the Old Testament. All “breathing” inhabitants of Jericho were…