1. Exposition

To whom is the angel speaking?

Judges 2:1 (ESV)

1 Now the angel of the LORD went up from Gilgal to Bochim. And he said, “I brought you up from Egypt and brought you into the land that I swore to give to your fathers. I said, ‘I will never break my covenant with you,

Judges 2:1 does not specify anything on this point, but Judges 2:4 does: the angel is addressing all the Israelites. The occasion could possibly be one of the great religious festivals that Israel was to attend.1