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  • 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 31:4 ; Judges 20:10

  • Compulsory service in
    1 Samuel 14:52

  • See COWARDICE

  • 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

  • See CAVALRY

  • See CHARIOTS

  • 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 ; 20

  • Tactics

  • Camp and march
    Numbers 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
    • See STRATEGY
    • Orders delivered with trumpets
      2 Samuel 2:28 ; 18:16 ; 20:1,22 ; Nehemiah 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 ; Nehemiah 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 ; Nahum 2:1 ; 3:14
    • Standards
      Numbers 2:2,3,10,17,18,25,31,34 ; 10:14,18,22,25
    • Uniforms of
      Ezekiel 23:6,12 ; Nahum 2:3
    • Standing armies
      1 Samuel 13:2 ; 1 Chronicles 27 ; 2 Chronicles 1:14 ; 17:12-19 ; 26:11-15
    • 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 31:19-24
    • Holiness enjoined
      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 4:4-11
    • 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 10:11-14
      • 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 11:4-12
    • 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 ; Judges 1:3 ; 2 Samuel 10:6,15,16,19 ; 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
      2 Kings 1:9 ; Acts 23:23,24,31-33
    • Roman army
      • Captains (RSV margin, military tribunes) of
        Acts 22:24-29
      • Centurions
        Matthew 8:5,8 ; 27:54 ; Luke 7:2 ; 23:47 ; Acts 10:1,7,22 ; 21:32 ; Acts 22:26 ; 23:17,23 ; 24:23 ; 27:1,11,43 ; 28:16

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

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Bibliography Information
Nave, Orville J. Entry for 'Armies'. Nave's Topical Bible. https://www.studylight.org/concordances/ntb/a/armies.html. 1896.

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