Armies

-Who of the Israelites were subject to service in Numbers 1 :2, 3; 26:2; 2 Chronicles 25:5

-Who were exempt from service in Numbers 1 :47-50; 2:33; Deuteronomy 20:5-9; Judges 7:3

-Enumeration of Israel\'s military forces Numbers 1:2, 3; 26:2; 1 Samuel 11:8; 2 Samuel 18:1, 2; 24:1-9; 1

Kings 20: 15; 2 Chronicles 25:5

-Levies for Numbers 3 1 :4; Judges 20: 10

-Compulsory service in 1 Samuel 14:52

-How officered .Commander-in-chief 1 Samuel 14:50; 2 Samuel 2:8; 8:16; 17:25; 19:13; 20:23

-Generals of corps and divisions Numbers 2:3, 31; 1 Chronicles 27:1-22; 2 Chronicles 17:12-19

-Captains of thousands Numbers 31:14, 48; 1 Samuel 17:18; 1 Chronicles 28:1; 2 Chronicles 25:5

-Captains of hundreds Numbers 31:14, 48; 2 Kings 11:15; 1 Chronicles 28:1; 2 Chronicles 25:5

-Captains of fifties 2 Kings 1:9; Isaiah 3:3

-Rendezvous of .Methods employed in effecting .Sounding a trumpet Numbers 10:9; Judges 3:27; 6:34; 1

Samuel 13:3,4 .Cutting oxen in pieces, and sending the pieces throughout Israel 1 Samuel 11:7

-Refusal to obey the summons, instance of Judges 21:5-11 with Judges 20 (ALL)

-Tactics -1. Camp and march Numbers 2

-2. March in ranks Exodus 13:18 .Margin note) 1 Chronicles 12:33; Joel 2:7 .Move, in attack, in three

divisions Judges 7: 16; 9:43; 1 Samuel 11:11; 13:17, 18; 2 Samuel 18:2; Job 1:17 .Flanks called wings

Isaiah 8:8

. 2 2:28; 18:16; 20:1, 22;

4:18, 20 .Stratagems Ambushes, at Ai Joshua 8:2-22 Ambushes at Shechem Judges 9:25, 34 Ambushes at

Gibeah Judges 20:29-43 Ambushes at Zemaraim 2 Chronicles 13:13 .By Jehoshaphat 2 Chronicles 20:22

.Reconnoissances .Of Jericho Joshua 2:1-24 .Of Ai Joshua 7:2, 3 .Of Beth-el Judges 1:23, 24 .Of Laish

Judges 18:2-10 Night attacks Genesis 14:15; Judges 7:16-22 .Decoy Joshua 8:4-22; Judges 20:29-43;

Nehemiah 6 Unusual winter campaign 2 Samuel 11:1; 1 Chronicles 20: 1 .Delay 2 Samuel 17:7-14

.Celerity of action Abraham, in pursuit of Chedorlaomer Genesis 14:14, 15 .Joshua, against the Amorites

Joshua 10:6, 9 .The confederated kings Joshua 11:7 .David\'s attack upon the Philistines 2 Samuel 5:23-25

.Forced marches Isaiah 5:26, 27 .Sieges Jeremiah 39:1 .Of Jericho Joshua 6 .Of Samaria 2 Kings 6:24-33; 7

.Of Jerusalem 2 Kings 25:1-3 .\"Engines\" used 2 Chronicles 26:15; Jeremiah 6:6 .Margin); Ezekiel 26:9

.Fortifications Judges 9:31; 2 Samuel 5:9; 2 Kings 25:1; 2 Chronicles 11:11; 26:9; Nehemiah 3:8; 4:2;

Isaiah 22: 10; 25: 12; 29:3; 32: 14; Jeremiah 6:6; 32:24; 33:4; 51:53; Ezekiel 4:2; 17:17; 21 :22; 26:8; 33:27;

Daniel 11:15, 19; Na2:l; 3:14 .Standards Numbers 2:2, 3, 10, 17, 18,25, 10:14, 18, 31, 34; 22, 25

Uniforms of Ezekiel 23:6, 12; Na 2:3 .Standing armies 1 Samuel 13:2; 1 Chronicles 27; 2 Chronicles 1:14;

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17:12-19; 26:1 1-15 .Religious ceremonies attending .Seeking counsel from God before battle Numbers

27:21; Judges 1:1; 1 Samuel 14:19, 37-41; 23:2-12; 30:8; 2 Samuel 2:1; 5:19, 23; 1 Kings 22:7-28; 2 Kings

3:11-19; 1 Chronicles 14:10, 14; Jeremiah 37:7-10 .Sacrifices 1 Samuel 13:11, 12 .Purifications Numbers

31:1 9-24 .Holiness enj oined Deuteronomy 23:9. Officers consecrate themselves to God 2 Chronicles 17:16

.Army choir and songs 2 Chronicles 20:21, 22 .Ark taken to battle Joshua 6:6, 7, 13; 1 Samuel 4:4-1 1

.Divine assistance to .When Aaron and Hur held up Moses\' hands Exodus 17:11, 12 .In siege of Jericho

Joshua 6 .Sun stands still Joshua 10:1 1-14 .Gideon\'s victory Judges 7 .Samaria\'s deliverances 1 Kings 20; 2

Kings 7 Jehoshaphat\'s victories 2 Kings 3; 2 Chronicles 20 Angel of the Lord smites the Assyrians 2

Kings 19:35 .Determine royal succession 2 Samuel 2:8-10; 1 Kings 16:16; 2 Kings 1 1 :4-12 .Composed of

insurgents 1 Samuel 22:1, 2 .Mercenaries 2 Samuel 10:6; 1 Chronicles 19:6, 7; 2 Chronicles 25:5, 6

.Confederated Joshua 10: 1-5; 11:1-5; 2 Samuel 10:6, 15, Judges 1:3; 16, 19; 1 Kings 15:20; 22:1-4; 2 Kings

16:9; 18:19-21; 1 Chronicles 19:6, 7; 2 Chronicles 16:2-9; 18:1, 3; 20:1; 22:5; 28:16, 20; Psalm 83:1-12;

Isaiah 7:1-9; 8:9-12; 54: 15 .Exhorted before battle Deuteronomy 20: 1-9 .Battle shouts Judges 7:18; 1

Samuel 17:20, 52 .Triumphs of, celebrated .With songs Judges 5; 1 Samuel 18:6, 7 With music 2

Chronicles 20:28 With dancing 1 Samuel 18:6, 7 .Rewards for meritorious conduct .The general offers his

daughter in marriage Joshua 15:16, 17 .The king offers his daughter 1 Samuel 17:25; 18:17-28 A

promotion 2 Samuel 23:8-39; 1 Chronicles 11:6, 10-47 A share the spoils Numbers 31:25-47 .Children

instructed in military arts 2 Samuel 1:18 .Insubordination in, punished, Achan Joshua 7 .Check roll-call 1

Samuel 14:17; Numbers 31:48, 49 .Panics Isaiah 30:17 Among the Midianites Judges 7:21 Among the

Philistines 1 Samuel 14:15-19 Among the Syrians 2 Kings 7:7-15 .Soldiers destroy each other to escape

captivity 1 Samuel 14:20; 31:4-6 .Champions fight instead of 1 Samuel 17:8-53; 2 Samuel 2:14-17; 21:15-

22 .Confidence in, vain Psalm 33:16; 44:6 Escort duty performed by Acts 23:23, 2 Kings 1:9; 24, 31-33

.Roman army .Captains (R. V. margin, military tribunes) of Acts 22:24-29 .Centurions Matthew 8:5, 8;

27:54; Luke 7:2; Acts 10:1, 23:47; 7, 22; 21:32; 22:26; 23:17, 23; 27:1, 24:23; 11, 43; 28:16 .Divided into

\"bands\" (R. V. margin, cohorts,) Acts 10:1; 27:1 .For other than armies of the Israelites and Romans

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-FIGURATIVE Deuteronomy 33:2; 2 Kings 6:17; Psalm 34:7; 68:17; Revelation 9:16


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