Home - questionoftheweek 1. Why did God kill so many people in the Old Testament? Israel is God’s chosen people, and have been from the beginning. They were supposed to be the example to the other nations, but instead they continually worshipped other gods and disobeyed God. Attachment Posted on Wed, March 23, 2016 by Anchors Away No comments (Add your own) Add a New Comment Your Name: Your Email/URL (Optional): Your Comment: Enter the code you see below: Comment Guidelines: No HTML is allowed. Off-topic or inappropriate comments will be edited or deleted. Thanks.