|Saint Deborah’s Life
All that is known of Saint Deborah is found in the book of Judges. She was a Judge and a poet. She sat under a palm tree and rendered her judgements in Ephraim.
(Judges 4:5) 5 She held court under the Palm of Deborah between Ramah and Bethel in the hill country of Ephraim, and the Israelites came to her to have their disputes decided.
Saint Deborah is often referred to as the Mother of Israel.
Saint Deborah Prophecies Victory
Saint Deborah predicted the victory of the Israelites over the Sisera army of Egypt and the forty years of peace that followed. (Judges 5:31)
31 "So may all your enemies perish, O LORD!
But may they who love you be like the sun
when it rises in its strength."
Then the land had peace forty years.