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UNDER THE KINGS. 1 Sam. xiii, 3. And Jonathan smote the garrison of the Philistines that was in Geba, and the Philistines heard of it. And Saul blew the trumpet throughout all the land, saying, Let the Hebrews

hear.

2 Sam. ii, 28. So Joab blew a

trumpet, and all the people stood still and pursued after Israel no more, neither fought they any

more.

2 Sam. xviii, 16. And Joab blew the trumpet, and the people returned from pursuing after Israel: for Joab held back the people.

2 Sam. xx, 1, 22. And there happened to be there a man of Belial, whose name was Sheba, the son of Bichri, a Benjamite: and he blew a trumpet, and said, We have no part in David, neither

have we inheritance in the son of

Jesse: every man to his tents, O Israel. Then the woman went unto all the people in her wisdom. And they cut off the head of Sheba the son of Bichri, and cast it out to Joab. And he blew a trumpet, and they retired from the city, every man to his tent. And Joab returned to Jerusalem unto the king.

2 Chron. xiii, 14. And when Judah looked back, behold, the battle was before and behind: and they cried unto the Lord, and the priests sounded with the trumpets.

UNDER NEHEMIAH. Neh. iv, 18-20. For the builders. every one had his sword girded by his side, and so builded. And he that sounded the trumpet was by me. And I said unto the nobles, and to the rulers, and to the rest of the people, The work is great and large, and we are separated upon the wall one far from another. In what place therefore ye hear the sound of the

trumpet, resort ye thither unto us: our God shall fight for us.

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warn the people; Then whosoever not be with the heads of these
heareth the sound of the trumpet, men? Is not this David, of whom
and taketh not warning, if the they sang one to another in dances,
sword come, and take him away, saying. Saul slew his thousands,
his blood shall be upon his own and David his ten thousands?
head. He heard the sound of the Then Achish called David, and
trumpet, and took not warning, said unto him, Surely, as the
his blood shall be upon him. But LORD liveth, thou hast been up-
he that taketh warning shall de- right, and thy going out and thy
liver his soul. But if the watch-coming in with me in the host is
the sword come, and good in my sight: for I have not
blow not the trumpet, and the found evil in thee since the day
people be not warned; if the of thy coming unto me unto this
sword come, and take any person day; nevertheless the lords favour
from among them, he is taken thee not. Wherefore now return,
away in his iniquity; but his blood and go in peace, that thou dis-
will I require at the watchman's please not the lords of the Philis-
hand.
tines. And David said unto
Achish, But what have I done? and
what hast thou found in thy ser-
vant so long as I have been with
thee unto this day, that I may not
5o fight against the enemies of

Hosea v, 8. Blow ye the cornet
in Gibeah, and the trumpet in
Ramah: cry alond at Beth-aven,
after thee, O Benjamin.

to thy mouth. He shall come as
Hosea viii, 1. Set the trumpet
an eagle against the house of the
LORD, because they have trans-
gressed my covenant, and tres-
passed against my law.

Joel ii, 1. Blow ye the trumpet
in Zion, and sound an alarm in
my holy mountain: let all the in-
habitants of the land tremble; for
the day of the LORD cometh, for
it is nigh at hand.

Amos ii, 2, But I will send a fire upon Moab, and it shall devour the palaces of Kirioth: and Moab shall die with tumult, with shouting, and with the sound of the trumpet.

1 Cor. xiv, 8. For if the trumpet give an uncertain sound, who shall prepare himself to the battle?

DISBANDING.

Philistines gathered together all
1 Sam. xxix, 1-11. Now the
their armies to Aphek: and the
Israelites pitched by a fountain
which is in Jezreel. And the
lords of the Philistines passed on
by hundreds, and by thousands:

but David and his men passed on
in the rere-ward with Achish.
Then said the princes of the
Philistines, What do these
Hebrews here? And Achish said
unto the princes of the Philistines.
Saul the king of Israel, which
Is not this David, the servant of
hath been with me these days, or
these years, and I have found no
fault in him since he fell unto me
unto this day? And the princes

of the Philistines were wroth with
him; and the princes of the Philis-
tines said unto him, Make this
fellow return, that he may go
again to his place which thou hast
appointed him, and let him not go
down with us to battle, lest in the
battle he be an adversary to us:
for wherewith should he reconcile
himself unto his master? should it

my lord the king? And Achish know that thou art good in my answered and said to David, I sight, as an angel of God: notwithstanding the princes of the Philis tines have said, He shall not go up with us to the battle. Wherefore now rise up early in the morning with thy master's servants that are come with thec: and as soon as ye be up early in the morning, and have light, depart. So David and his men rose up early to depart in the morning, to return into the land of the Philistines. And the Philistines went up to Jezreel.

1 Kings xii, 22-24. But the word of God came unto Shemaiah the man of God, saying, Speak unto Rehoboam, the son of Solomon, king of Judah, and unto all the house of Judah and Benjamin, and to the remnant of the people, saying, Thus saith the LORD, Ye shall not go up nor fight against your brethren the children of house; for this thing is from me. Israel: return every man to his They hearkened therefore to the word of the LORD, and returned to depart, according to the word of the LORD.

1 Kings xxii, 36. And there went a proclamation throughout the host about the going down of the un, saying, Every man to his country. city, and every man to his own

2 Chron. XXV. 7-10. But there came a man of God to him, saying, O king, let not the army of Israel go with thee; for the LORD is not with Israel, to wit, with all the children of Ephraim. But if thou wilt go, do it, be strong for the

battle: God shall make thee fall

before the enemy: for God hath power to help, and to cast down. And Amaziah said to the man of God, But what shall we do for the hundred talents which I have given to the army of Israel? And

the man of God answered, The LORD is able to give thee much more than this. Then Amaziah separated them, to wit, the armny that was come to him out of Ephraim, to go home again: wherefore their anger was greatly kindled against Judah, and they returned home in great anger.

Jer. xli, 13, 14. Now it came to pass, that when all the people

which were with Ishmael saw

Johanan the son of Kareah, and all the captains of the forces that were with him, then they were glad. So all the people that Ishmael had carried away captive from Mizpah cast about and returned, and went unto Johanan the son of Kareah.

ANCIENT VALOUR.

IN TROOPS. Josh. i, 14. Your wives, your little ones, and your cattle, shall remain in the land which Moses

1 Chron. vii, 7, 9, 11, 40. And the sons of Bela; Ezbon, and Uzzi. and Uzziel, and Jerimoth, and Iri, five; heads of the house of their fathers, mighty men of valour, and were reckoned by their genealogies twenty and two thousand and thirty and four. And the number of them, after their heads of the house of their fathers, genealogy by their generations, mighty men of valour, was twenty these the sons of Jediael, by the thousand and two hundred. All heads of their fathers, mighty men of valour, were seventeen thousand and two hundred soldiers, fit to go out for war and

battle.

dren of Asher, heads of their All these were the chilfather's house, choice and mighty men of valour, chief of the princes. And the number throughout the genealogy of them that were apt to the war and to battle was twenty and six thousand men.

2 Chron. xiii, 3. And Abijah set the battle in array with an army

came in unto the daughters of men, and they bare children to them, the same became mighty men which were of old, men of renown.

Gen. xxxiv, 25-27. And it came to pass on the third day, when they were sore, that two of the sons of Jacob, Simeon and Levi, his sword, and came upon the Dinah's brethren, took each man city boldly, and slew all the males. chem his son with the edge of the And they slew Hamor and sword, and took Dinah out of Shechem's house, and went out. The sons of Jacob came upon the slain, and spoiled the city, because they had defled their sister.

She

Gileadite was a mighty man of Judges xi, 1. Now Jephthah the valour, and he was the son of an harlot: and Gilead begat Jephthah.

Judges xv, 15-20. And he found a new jawbone of an ass, and put slew a thousand men therewith. forth his hand, and took it, and And Samson said, With the jawbone

gave you on this side Jordan; but ye shall pass before your brethren of valiant men of war, even four of an ass, heaps upon heaps, with

armed, all the mighty men of valour, and help them.

Josh. viii. 3. So Joshua arose, and all the people of war, to go up against Ai: and Joshua chose out thirty thousand mighty men of valour, and sent them away by

night.

Josh. x. 7. So Joshua ascended from Gilgal, he, and all the people of war with him, and all the

mighty men of valour.

2 Sam. x, 7. And when David heard of it, he sent Joab, and all the host of the mighty men.

2 Sam. xvi, 6. And he cast stones at David, and at all the servants of king David: and all the people and all the mighty men were on his right hand and

on his left.

2 Sam. xx, 7. And there went out after him Joab's men, and the Cherethites, and the Pelethites, and all the mighty men: and they went out of Jerusalem, to pursue after Sheba the son of Bichri.

1 Kings i, 8, 10. But Zadok the priest, and Benaiah the son of Jehoiada, and Nathan the prophet, and Shimei, and Rei. and the mighty men which belonged to David, were not with Adonijah. But Nathan the prophet, and Benaiah, and the mighty men, and Solomon his brother, he called

not.

1 Chron. v, 24. And these were the heads of the house of their fathers, even Epher, and Ishi, and Eliel, and Azriel, and Jeremiahı, and Hodavial, and Jahdiel, mighty men of valour, famous men, and heads of the house of their fathers.

hundred thousand chosen men:

Jeroboam also set the battle in array against him with eight hunmighty men of valour. dred thousand chosen men, being

2 Chron. xxxii, 3. He took counsel with his princes and his mighty men to stop the waters of the fountains which were without the city: and they did help him.

mighty men of valour, an hundred twenty and eight: and their overseer was Zabdiel, the son of one of the great men.

Neh. xi, 14. And their brethren,

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the jawbone of an ass have I slain a thousand men. And it came to pass, when he had made an end of

speaking, that he cast away the

jawbone out of his h. nd and called that place Rameth-hi. And he was sore athirst, and called on the LORD, and said, Thou hast given this great deliverance into the hand of thy servant: and now shall I die for thirst, and fall into

the hand of the uncircumcised?

But God clave an hollow place that was in the jaw, and there came water thereout; and when he had drunk, his spirit came again, and he revived: wherefore he called the name thereof Enhakkore, which is in Lehi unto this day. And he judged Israel in the days of the Philistines twenty years.

1 Sam. xvi, 18. Then answered one of the servants, and said,

Behold, I have seen a son of Jesse the Beth-lehemite that is cunning in playing, and a mighty valiant man, and a man of war, and prudent in matters, and a comely person, and the LORD is with him.

to Abner, Art not thou a valiant 1 Sam. xxvi, 15. And David said man? and who is like to thee in

Israel? wherefore then hast thou not kept thy lord the king? for there came one of the people in to destroy the king thy lord.

1 Kings i, 42. And while he yet spake, behold, Jonathan the son of Abiathar the priest came, and Adonijah said unto him, Come in; for thou art a valiant mau, and bringest good tidings.

1 Kings xi, 28. And the man Jeroboam was a mighty man of valour: and Solomon seeing the

young man that he was industrious, he made him ruler over all the charge of the house of Joseph.

2 Kings v, 1. Now Naaman, captain of the host of the king of Syria, was a great man with his master, and honourable, because by him the LORD had given deliverance unto Syria: he was also a mighty man in valour, but he was a leper.

1 Chron. vii, 2. And the sons of Tola; Uzzi, and Rephaiah, and Jeriel, and Jabmai, and Jibsam, and Shemuel, heads of their father's house, to wit, of Tola: they were valiant men of might in their generations; whose number was in the days of David two and twenty thousand and six hundred. 1 Chron. viii, 40. And the sons of Ulam were mighty men of

valour.

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1 Chron. xi, 12-14, 26. And after him was Eleazar the son of Dodo, the Ahobite, who was one of the three mighties. He was with David at Pas-dammim, and there the Philistines were gathered together to battle, where was a parcel of ground full of barley; and the people fled from before the Philistines. And they set themselves in the midst of that parcel, and delivered it, and slew the Philistines; and the LORD saved them by a great deliverance. Also the valiant men of the armies were Asahel the brother of Joab, Elhanan the son of Dodo of Bethlehem.

2 Chron. xvii, 17. And of Benjamin; Eliada a mighty man of

valour.

RECORD OF DAVID'S
HEROES.

But he stood in the midst of the
ground, and defended it, and slew
the Philistines: and the LORD
wrought a great victory. And
three of the thirty chief went down,
and came to David in the harvest
time unto the cave of Adullam:
and the troop of the Philistines
pitched in the valley of Rephaim.
And David was then in an hold,
and the garrison of the Philistines

was then in Beth-lehem. And
David longed, and said, Oh that
one would give me drink of the
water of the well of Beth-lehem,
which is by the gate! And the
the host of the Philistines, and
three mighty men brake through
drew water out of the well of
and took it, and brought it to
Beth-lehem, that was by the gate,
David: nevertheless he would not
drink thereof, but poured it out
unto the LORD. And he said, Be
it far from me, O LORD, that I
should do this: is not this the
blood of the men that went in
jeopardy of their lives? therefore
he would not drink it. These
things did these three mighty

men.

And Abishai, the brother of Joab, the son of Zeruiah, was chilef among three. And he lifted up his spear against three hundred, and slew them, and had the name among three. Was he not most honourable of three? therefore he was their captain: howbeit he attained not unto the first three. And Benaiah the son of Jehoiada, the son of a valiant man, of Kabzeel, who had done many acts, he slew two lion-like men of Moab: he went down also and slew a lion in the midst of a pit in time of snow. And he slew an Egyptian, a goodly man: and the Egyptian had a spear in his hand; but he went down to him with a staff, and plucked the spear out of the 2 Sam. xxiii, 8-21, 23-39. These Egyptian's hand, and slew him be the names of the mighty men with his own spear. He was more whom David had: The Tachmon-honourable than the thirty, but he ite that sat in the seat, chief among the captains; the same was Adina the Eznite: he lift up his spear against eight hundred, whom he slew at one time. And after him was Eleazar the son of Dodo the Aholite, one of the three mighty men with David, when they defied the Philistines that were there gathered together to battle, and the men of Israel were gone away: He arose, and smote the Philistines until his hand was weary, and his hand clave unto the sword:and the LORD wrought a great victory that day; and the people returned after him only to spoil. And after him was Shammah the son of Agee the Hararite. And the Philistines were gathered together into a troop, where was a piece of ground full of lentiles: and the people fled from the Philistines.

the Gilonite, Hezrai the Carmelite, Paarai the Arbite, Igal the son of Nathan of Zobah, Bani the Gadite, Zelek the Ammonite, Nahari the Beerothite, armourbearer to Joab the son of Zeruiah, Ira an Ithrite, Gareb an Ithrite, Uriah the Hittite: thirty and seven in all.

HEROINE S.

Judges iv, 6-10, 14, 17, 18, 21, 22. And she sent and called Barak the son of Abinoam out of Kedeshnaphtali, and said unto him, Hath not the LORD God of Israel commanded, saying, Go and draw toward mount Tabor, and take with thee ten thousand men of the children of Zebulun? children of Naphtali and of the And I will draw unto thee to the river Kishon Sisera, the captain of Jabin's army, with his chariots and his multitude; and I will deliver him into thine hand. And Barak said unto her, If thou wilt go with me, then I will go: but if thou wilt not go with me, then I will not go. And she said, I will surely go with thee: notwithstanding the journey that thou takest shall not be for thine honour; for the LORD shall sell Sisera into the hand of a woman. And Deborah arose, and went with Barak to Kedesh. And Barak called Zebulun and Naphtali to Kedesh; and he went up with ten thousand men at his feet, and Deborah went up with him. And Deborah said unto Barak, Up; for this is the day in which the LORD hath delivered Sisera into thine hand; is not the LORD gone out before thee? So Barak went down from mount Tabor, and ten thousand men after him. Howbeit Sisera fled away on his feet to the tent of Jael the wife of Heber the Kenite: for there was peace between Jabin the king of Hazor and the house of Heber the Kenite. And Jael went out to meet Sisera, and said unto him, Turn in, my lord, turn in to me; fear not. And when he had turned in unto her into the tent, she covered him with a mantle. Then Jael, Heber's wife, took a nail of the tent, and took an hammer in her hand, and went softly unto him, and smote the nail into his temples, and fastened it into the ground: for he was fast asleep and weary. So he died. And, behold, as Barak pursued Sisera, Jael came out to meet him, and said unto him, Come, and I will shew thee the man whom thou seekest. And when he came into her tent, behold, Sisera lay dead, and the nail was in his temples.

attained not to the first three: and
David set him over his guard.
Asahel the brother of Joab was
one of the thirty; Elhanan the son
of Dodo of Beth-lehem, Shammah
the Harodite, Elika the Harodite,
Helez the Paltite, Ira the son of
Ikkesh the Tekoite, Abiezer the
Anethothite, Mebunnai the Hush-
athite, Zalmon the Ahohite,
Maharai the Netophathite, Heleb
the son of Baanah, a Netophathite,
Ittai the son of Ribai out of
Gibeah of the children of Benja-
min, Benaiah the Pirathonite,
Hiddai of the brooks of Gaash,
Abi-albon the Arbathite, Azma-
veth the Barhumite, Eliahba the
Shaalbonite, of the sons of Jashen,
Jonathan, Shammah the Hararite,
Ahiam the son of Sharar the Judges v, 24. Blessed above
Hararite, Eliphelet the
women shall Jael the wife of
Ahasbai, the son of the Maacha- Heber the Kenite be, blessed shall
thite, Eliam the son of Ahithopheli she be above women in the tent.

son of

Judges ix, 50-52. Then went Abimelech to Thebez, and encamped against Thebez, and took it. But there was a strong tower within the city, and thither fled all the men and women, and all they of the city, and shut it to them, and gat them up to the top of the tower. And Abimelech came unto the tower, and fought against it, and went hard unto the door of the tower to burn it with fire. And a certain woman cast a piece of a millstone upon Abimelech's, head, and all to brake his scull.

Judges xi, 35, 36. And it came to pass, when he saw her, that he rent his clothes, and said, Alas my daughter! thou hast brought me very low, and thou art one of them that trouble me: for I have opened my mouth unto the LORD, and I cannot go back. And she said unto him. My father, if thou hast opened thy mouth unto the LORD, do to me according to that which hath proceeded out of thy mouth; forasmuch as the LORD hath taken vengeance for thee of thine enemies, even of the children of Ammon.

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against him, and kill him, then shall ye be our servants, and serve us. And the Philistine said, I defy the armies of Israel this day; give me a man, that we may fight together. When Saul and all Israel heard those words of the Philistine, they were dismayed, and greatly afraid. And the Philistine drew near morning and evening, and presented himself forty days. And as he talked with them, behold, there came up the champion, the Philistine of Gath, Goliath by name, out of the armies of the Philistines, and spake according to the same words: and David heard them. And all the men of Israel, when they saw the man, fled from him, and were sore afraid. And the men of Israel said, Have ye seen this man that is come up? surely to defy Israel is he come up: and it shall be, that the man who killeth him, the king will enrich him with great riches, and will give him his daughter, and make his father's house free in Israel. And David spake to the men that stood by him, saying, What shall be done to the man that killeth this

Philistine, and taketh away the reproach from Israel? for who is this uncircumcised Philistine, that he should defy the armies of the living God? answered him after this manner, And the people saying, So shall it be done to the man that killeth him. And Eliab his eldest brother heard when he

1 Sam. ii. 1. And Hannah pray-spake unto the men; and Eliab's ed, and said, My heart rejoiceth in the LORD, mine horn is exalted in the LORD: my mouth is enlarged over mine enemies; because I rejoice in thy salvation.

CHALLENGES. Judges 1, 12, 13. And Caleb said, He that smiteth Kirjath-sepher, and taketh it, to him will I give Achsah my daughter to wife. And Othniel the son of Kenaz, Caleb's younger brother, took it: and he gave him Achsah his daughter to wife.

1 Sam. xiv, 6. And Jonathan said to the young man that bare his armour, Come, and let us go over unto the garrison of these uncircumcised: it may be that the LORD will work for us: for there is no restraint to the LORD to save by many or by few.

1 Sam. xvii, 8-11, 16, 23-33, 38-42, 45-51. And he stood and cried unto the armies of Israel, and said unto them, Why are ye come out to set your battle in array? am not I a Philistine, and ye servants to Saul? choose you a man for you, and let him come down to me. If he be able to fight with me, and to kill me, then will we be your servants: but if I prevail

anger was kindled against David, and he said, Why camest thou down hither? and with whom hast thou left those few sheep in the wilderness? I know thy pride, and thy naughtiness of thine heart; for thou art come battle. And David said, What down that thou mightest see the have I now done? Is there not a cause? And he turned from him toward another, and spake after the same manner; and the people answered him again after the

former manner. And when the words were heard which David spake, they rehearsed them before Saul: and he sent for him. And David said to Saul, Let no man's heart fail because of him; thy servant will go and fight with this Philistine. And Saul said to David, Thou art not able to go against this Philistine to fight with him: for thou art but a youth, and he a man of war from his youth. And Saul armed David with his armour, and he put an helmet of brass upon his head; also he armed him with a coat of mail. And David girded his sword upon his armour, and he assayed to go; for he had not proved it. And David said unto Saul, I cannot go with these; for

I have not proved them. And David put them off him. And he took his staff in his hand, and choose him five smooth stones out of the brook, and put them in a shepherd's bag which he had, even in a scrip: and his sling was in his hand: and he drew near to the Philistine. And the Philistine came on and drew near unto David; and the man that bare the shield went before him. And when the Philistine looked about, and saw David, he disdained him: for he was but a youth, and ruddy, and of a fair countenance. Then said David to the Philistine. Thou comest to me with a sword, and with a spear, and with a shield: but I come to thee in the name of the LORD of hosts, the God of the armies of Israel, whom thou hast defied. This day will the LORD deliver thee into mine hand; and I will smite thee, and take thine head from thee; and I will give the carcases of the host of the Philistines this day unto the fowls of the air, and to the wild beasts of the earth; that all the earth may know that there is a God in Israel.

And all this assembly shall know that the LORD saveth not with sword and spear: for the battle is the LORD's, and he will give you into our hands. And it arose, and came and drew nigh to came to pass, when the Philistine meet David, that David hasted, and ran toward the army to meet the Philistine. And David put his hand in his bag, and took thence a stone, and slang it, and smote the Philistine in his forehead, that the stone sunk into his forehead; and he fell upon his face to the earth. So David prevailed over the Philistine with a sling and with a stone, and smote there was no sword in the hand of the Philistine, and slew him; but David. Therefore David ran, and stood upon the Philistine, and took his sword, and drew it out of the sheath thereof, and slew him, and cut off his head therewith.

And when the Philistines saw their champion was dead, they fled.

2 Sam. ii, 13-16. And Joab the son of Zeruiah, and the servants of David, went out, and met together by the pool of Gibeon: and they sat down, the one on the one side of the pool, and the other on the other side of the pool. And Abner said to Joab, Let the young men now arise, and play before us. And Joab said, Let them arise. Then there arose, and went over by number twelve of Benjamin, which pertained to Ishbosheth the son of Saul, and twelve of the servants of David. And they caught every one his fellow by the head, and thrust his sword in his fellow's side; so they

fell down together: wherefore | hearted? let him go and return
that place was called Helkath-
hazzurim, which is in Gibeon.

2 Kings x, 2-4. Now, as soon as this letter cometh to you, seeing your master's sons are with you, and there are with you chariots and horses, a fenced city also, and armour. Look even out the best and meetest of your master's sons, and set him on his father's throne, and fight for your master's house. But they were exceeding ly afraid, and said, Behold, two kings stood not before him: how then shall we stand?

2 Kings xiv, 8-12. Then Amaz fah sent messengers to Jehoash, the son of Jehoahaz son of Jehu, king of Israel, saying, Come, let us look one another in the face. And Jehoash the king of Israel sent to Amaziah king of Judah, saying, The thistle that was in Lebanon sent to the cedar that was in Lebanon, saying, Give thy daughter to my son to wife: and there passed by a wild beast that was in Lebanon, and trode down the thistle. Thou hast indeed smitten Edom, and thine heart bath lifted thee up: glory of this, and tarry at home: for why shouldest thou meddle to thy hurt, that thou shouldest fall, even thou, and Judah with thee? But Amaziah would not hear. Therefore Jehoash king of Israel went up; and he and Amaziah king of Judah looked one another in the face at Beth-shemesh, which belongeth to Judah. And Judah was put to the worse before Israel; and they fled every man to their tents.

COWARDICE.

Num. Xili, 31. But the men that went up with him said, We be not able to go up against the people; for they are stronger than

we.

Num. xxii, 2, 3. And Balak the son of Zippor saw all that Israel had done to the Amorites. And Moab was sore afraid of the people, because they were many: and Moab was distressed because of

the children of Israel.

Num. xxxil, 8, 9. Thus did your fathers, when I sent them from Kadesh-barnea to see the land. For when they went up unto the valley of Eshcol, and saw the land, they discouraged the heart of the children of Israel, that they should not go into the land which the LORD had given them.

Deut. 1, 28. Whither shall we go up? our brethren have discouraged our heart.

Deut. xx, 8. And the officers shall speak further unto the people, and they shall say, What man is there that is tearful and faint

unto his house, lest his brethren's
heart faint as well as his heart.

hold upon them; all the inhabitants of Canaan shalt melt away. Fear and dread shall fall upon Josh. v, 1. And it came to pass, them; by the greatness of thine when all the kings of the Amor-arm they shall be as still as a stone; ites, which were on the side of till thy people pass over, O LORD, Jordan westward, and all the till the people pass over, which kings of the Canaanites, which thou hast purchased. were by the sea, heard that the LORD had dried up the waters of Jordan from before the children of Israel, until we were passed over, that their heart melted, neither was their spirit in them any more, because of the children of Israel.

Judges vii, 3. Now therefore go to, proclaim in the ears of the people, saying, Whosoever is fearful and afraid, let him return, and depart early from mount Gilead. And there returned of the people twenty and two thousand, and there remained ten thousand.

1 Sam. vii, 7. And when the Philistines heard that the children of Israel were gathered together to Mizpeh, the lords of the Philistines went up against Israel. And when the children of Israel

heard it, they were afraid of the

Philistines.

1 Sam. xiii, 6, 7. When the men
of Israel saw that they were in a
strait, (for the people were dis-
And some of
tressed.)
the Hebrews went over Jordan to
the land of Gad and Gilead. As
for Saul, he was yet in Gilgal, and
all the people followed him tremb-
ling.

1 Sam. xvii, 24. And all the men
of Israel, when they saw the man,
fled from him, and were sore
afraid.

1 Sam. xxiii, 3. And David's men said unto him, Behold, we be afraid here in Judah: now much more then if we come to Keilah against the armies of the Philistines?

1 Sam. xxviii, 5. And when Saul saw the host of the Philistines, he was afraid, and his heart greatly trembled.

1 Kings xxii, 32. And it came to pass, when the captains of the chariots saw Jehoshaphat, that they said, Surely it is the king of Israel. And they turned aside to fight against him: and Jehoshaphat cried out.

Matth. xxviii, 4. And for fear of him the keepers did shake, and became as dead men.

ENEMIES OF ISRAEL TO BE

PANIC STRICKEN.
Exod. xv, 14-16. The people
shall hear, and be afraid: sorrow
shall take hold on the inhabitants
of Pale tina. Then the dukes of
Edom shall be amazed; the mighty
men of Moab, trembling shall take

Exod. xxiii, 27. I will send my fear before thee, and will destroy all the people to whom thou shalt come. and I will make all thine enemies turn their backs unto thee.

Lev. xxvi, 36, 37. And upon them that are left alive of you I will send a faintness into their landis of their hearts in the enemics; and the sound of a shaken leaf shall chase thein; and they shall flee, as fleeing from a sword; and they shall fall when none pursueth. And they shall fall one upon another, as it were before a sword, when none pursueth; and ye shall have no power to stand before your enemies.

Deut. ii, 25. This day will I be gin to put the dread of thee and the fear of thee upon the nations that are under the whole heaven, who shall here report of thee, and shall tremble, and be in anguish because of thee.

Deut. xi, 25. There shall no man be able to stand before you: for the LORD your God shall lay the fear of you and the dread of you upon all the land that ye shall tread upon, as he hath said unto you.

Deut. xxviii, 7. The LORD shall cause thine enemies that rise up against thee to be smitten before thy face: they shall come out against thee one way, and flee before thee seven ways.

Josh. ii, 9-11, 24. And she said unto the men, I know that the LORD hath given you the land, and that your terror is fallen upon us, and that all the inhabitants of the land faint because of you. For we have heard how the LORD dried up the water of the Red sea for you, when ye came out of Egypt; and what ye did unto the two kings of the Amorites, that were

on the other side Jordan. Sihon

and Og, whom ye utterly destroyed. And as soon as we had heard these things, our hearts did melt, neither did there remain any more courage in any man, because of you: for the LORD your God, he is God in heaven above, and in earth beneath. And they said unto Joshua, Truly the LORD hath delivered into our hands all the

land; for even all the inhabitants of the country do faint because of us.

1 Sam. xiv, 15. And there was trembling in the host, in the field, and among all the people: the

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