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1 Chron. xlx, 6, 7. And when the mon, and with them other beside the upper pool in the highway of children of Ammon saw that they the Ammonites, came against Je- the fuller's field; And say unto had made themselves odious to hoshaphat to battle.

him, Take heed, and be quiet; fear David, Hanun and the children of

2 Chron. xxii, 5. He walked also not, neither be faint-hearted for Ammon sent a thousand talents

of after their counsel, and went with the two tails of these smoking silver to hire them chariots and Jehoram the son of Ahab king of firebrands, for the fierce anger of horsemen

out of Mesopotamia, Israel to war against Hazael king Rezin with Syria, and of the son and out of Syria-maachah, and of Syria at Ramoth-gilead: and the of Remaliah.

Because Syria, out of Zobah, So they hired Syrians smote Joram.

Ephraim, and the son of Remaliah, thirty and two thousand chariots,

have taken evil counsel against and the king of Maachah and his time did king Ahaz send unto the thee, saying, Let us go up against people who came and pitched be- kings of Assyria to help him. And Judah, and wex it, and let us of Ammon gathered themselves Tilgath-pilneser king of Assyria set a king in the midst of it, even together from their cities, and him, but strengthened him not.

the son of Tabeal: Thus saith came to battle.

the Lord GOD, It shall not stand,

P3. Ixxxill, 1-12, 15-18. Keep not neither shall it come to pass. For 2 Chron. Xvi, 2-9. Then Asa thou silence, o God: hold not thy the head of Syria is Damascus, brought out silver and gold out of the treasures of the house of the peace, and be not still, o God. and the head of Damascus is LORD and of the king's house, and For, 10, thine enemies make a Rezin; and within threescore and sent to Ben-hadad king of Syria, have lifted up th

tumult, and they that hate thee five years shall Ephraim be

head. They broken, that it be not a people. that dwelt at Damascus, saying, have taken crafty counsel against and the head of Eplıraim is There is a league between me and thy people, and consulted against Samaria, and the head of Samaria thee, as there was between my thy hidden ones. They have said, is Remaliah's son. If ye will not father and thy father: behold, I come, and let us cut them off believe, surely ye shall not be have sent thee silver and gold; go, from being a nation; that the name established. break thy league with Baasha king of Israel may be no more in reof Israel, that he may depart from membrance. For they have con- selves, 0 ye people, and ye shall

Isa, vill, 9-12. Associate yourme.

And Ben-hadad hearkened sulted together with one consent: be broken in pieces, and give ear unto king, Asa, and sent the cap- they confederate against all ye of far countries: gird yourtains of his armies against the thee: Tho tabernacles of Edom, selves, and ye shall be broken in cities of Israel; and they smote and the Ishmaelites; of Moab, and pieces; gird yourselves, and ye Ijon, and Dan, and Abelmalm, and the Hagarenes; Gebal, and Am- shall be broken in pieces. Take all the store cities of Naphtali. mon, and Amalek; the Philistines counsel together, and it shall And it came to pass, when Baasha with the inhabitants of Tyre; come to nought; speak the word, heard it, that he left off building Assur also is joined with them and it shall not 'stand: for God is of Ramah, and let his work cease. they have holpen the children of with us. For the LORD spake The

the king took all Judah; Lot. Selah. Do unto them as thus to me with a strong hand, and they carried away the stones unto the Midianites; as to Sisera, and instructed me that I should of Ramah, and the timber thereof, as to Jabin, at the brook of Kison: not walk in the way of this peowherewith Baasha was building which perished at En-dor: they ple, saying, Say ye not, A conand he built there with Geba and became as dung for the earth. federacy, to all them to whom this Mizpah. And at that time Han. Make their nobles like Oreb, and people shall say, A confederacy; ani the seer came to Asa king of like Zeeb: yea, all their princes as neither fear ye their fear, nor be Judah, and said unto him, Be- Zebah, and as Zalmunna: Who afraid. cause thou hast relied on the said, Let us take to ourselves the king of Syria, and not relied on houses of God in possession. So

Isa, liv, 15. Behold, they shall the LORD thy God, therefore is persecute them with thy tempest, me: whosoever shall gather to

surely gather together, but not by the host of the king of Syria and make them afraid with thy gether against thee shall fall for escaped out of thine hand. Were

storm. Fill their faces with not the Ethiopians and the Lushame; that they may seek thy

thy sake. bims a huge host, with very many name, O LORD. Let them be conchariots and horsemen? yet, be founded and troubled for ever;

THE LEAGUE WITH THE cause thou didst rely on the

CUNNING GIBEONITES. LORD, he delivered them into yea, let them be put to shame,

and perish: That men may know thine hand. For the eyes of the that thou, whose name alone is pass, when all the kings which

Josh. ix, 1-27. And it came to LORD run to and fro throughout JEHOVAH, art the most high were on this side Jordan, in the the whole earth, to shew himself

over all the earth. strong in the behalf of them

hills, and in the valleys, and in whose heart is perfect toward

Isa. vii, 1-9. And it came to all the coasts of the great sea him. Herein thou hast done fool- pass in the days of Ahaz the son over against Lebanon, the Hittite, ishly: therefore from henceforth of Jotham, the son of Uzziah, and the Amorite, the Canaanite, thou shalt have wars.

king of Judah, that Rezin the the Perizzite, the Hivite, and the 2 Chron. xviil, 1, 3. Now Jeho king of Syria, and Pekah the son Jebusite, heard thereof; that they shaphat had riches and honour in of Remaliah, king of Israel, went gathered themselves together, to abundance, and joined affinity with up toward Jerusalem to war fight with Joshua and with Israel, Ahab. And Ahab king of Israel against it, but could

not prevail with one accord. And when the said unto Jehoshaphat king of against it. And it was told the inhabitants of Gibeon heard what Judah, Wilt thou go with me to confederate with Ephraim. And to Ai, They did work wilily, and

house of David, saying, Syria is Joshua had done unto Jericho and Ramoth-gilead? And he answer. his heart was moved, and the went and made as if they had

him, I am as thou art, and my heart of his people, as the trees been ambassadors, and took old people as thy people; and we will of the wood are moved with the sacks upon their asses, and wine be with thee in the war.

wind. Then sald the LORD unto bottles, old, and rent, and bound 2 Chron. xx, 1. It came to pass Isaiah, Go forth now to meet up; And old shoes and clouted after this also, that the children Ahaz, thou, and Shcar-jashub thy upon their feet, and old garments of Moab, and the children of Am- 802, at the end of the conduit of upon them; and all the bread of their provision was dry and congregation; as the princes had six thousand and four hundred mouldy. And they went to promised them. And Joshua throughout their armies. These Joshua unto the camp at Gilgal, called for them, and he spake un- shall first set forth. On the south and said unto him, and to the men to them, saying, Wherefore bave side shall be the standard of the of Israel, We be come from a fur ye beguiled us, saying, We are camp of Reuben according to their country: now therefore make ye very far from you; when ye dwell armies: and the captain of the a league with us. And the men among us? Now therefore ye are children of Reuben shall be Elizur of Israel said unto the Iivites, cursed, and there shall none of the son of Shedeur. And bis host, Peradventure ye dwell among us; you be freed from being bondmen, and those that were numbered and how shall we make a league and hewers of wood and drawers thereof, were forty and six thouwith you? And they said unto of water for the house of my God. sand and five hundred. And Joshua, We are thy servants. And they answered Joshua, and those which pitch by him shall be And Joshua said unto them, Who said, Because it was certainly told the tribe of Simeon: and the capAre ye? and from whence come thy servants, how that the LORD tain of the children of Simeon ye? And they said unto him, thy God commanded his servant shall be Shelumiel the son of From a very far country thy ser- Moses to give you all the land, Zurishaddai. And his host, and vants are come because of the and to destroy all the inhabitants those that were numbered of them, name of the Lord thy God: for we of the land from before you, there were fifty and nine thousand and have heard the fame of him, and fore we were sore afraid of our three hundred. Then the tribe of all that he did in Egypt, And all lives because of you, and have Gad: and the captain of the sons that he did to the two kings of done this thing. And now, be- of Gad shall be Eliasaph the son of the Amorites, that were beyond hold, we are in thine hand: as it Reuel. And his host, and those that Jordan, to Sihon king of Hesh- seemeth good and right unto thee were numbered of them were forty bon, and to 0: king of Baashan, to do unto us, do. And so did he and five thousand and six hundred which was at Ashtaroth. Where- unto them, and delivered them and fifty. All that were numbered fore our elders and all the inhabi- out of the hand of the children of in the camp of Reuben were an huntants of our country spake to us, Israel, that they slew them not. dred thousand and fifty and one saying, Take victuals with you for And Joshua made them that day thousand and four hundred and the journey, and go to meet them, hewers of wood and drawers of fifty, throughout their armies, and say unto them, We are your water for the congregation, and And they shall set forth in the servants: therefore now make yo for the altar of the LORD, even second rank. Then the tabera league with us. This our bread unto this day, in the place which nacle of the congregation shall set we took hot for our provision out he should choose. me.

forward with the camp of the of our houses on the day we came

Levites in the midst of the camp: forth to go unto you; but now, be

BANNERS.

as they encamp, so shall they set hold, it is dry, and it is mouldy: and these bottles of wine, which

Exod. xvii, 15. And Moses built forward, every man in his place we filled, were new; and, behold, an altar, and called the name of it by their standards. On the west JEHOVAH-nissi,

side shall be the standard of the they be rent: and these our garments and our shoes are become

Num. i, 52. And the children of their armies: and the captain of

camp of Ephraim according to old by reason of the very long Israel shall pitch their tents, .

the sons of Ephraim shall be journey. And the men took of and every man by his own stand- Elishama the son of Ammihud. their victuals, and asked not coun- ard, throughout their hosts.

And his host, and those that were sel at the mouth of the LORD, Num. ii, 1-34. And the LORD numbered of them, were forty And Joshua made peace with spake unto Moses and unto Aaron, thousand and five hundred. And thom, and made a league with saying, Every man of the children by him shall be the tribe of aathem, to let them live: and the of Israel shall pitch by his own nasseh; and the captain of the princes of the congregation sware standard, with the ensign of their children of Manasseh_shall be unto them. And it came to pass father's house: far off about the Gamaliel the son of Pedahzur, at the end of three days after tabernacle of the congregation And his host, and those that were they had made a league with shall they pitch. And on the east numbered of them, were thirty them, that they heard that they side toward the rising of the sun and two thousand and two hunwere their neighbours, and that shall they of the standard of the dred. Then the tribe of Benjamin; they dwelt among them. And camp of Judah pitch thoughout and the captain of the sons of the children of Israel journeyed, their armies: and Nahishon the son Benjamin shall be Abidan the son and came unto their cities on the of Amminadab shall be captain of of Gideoni And his host, and third day. Now their cities were the children of Judah. And his those that were numbered of them, Gibeon, and Chephirah, and host, and those that were num- were thirty and five thousand and Beeroth, and Kirjath-jearim. And bered of them, were threescore four hundred. All that were the children of Israel smote them and four teen thousand and six numbered of the camp of Ephraim not, because the princes of the hundred. And those that do pitch ucre an hundred thousand and congregation had sworn unto next unto him shall be the tribe of eight thousand and an hundred, thein by the LORD God of Israel. Issachar: and Nethaneel the son of throughont their armies. And And all the congregation mur- Zuar shall be captain of the chil- they shall go forward in the third mured against the princes. But dren of Issachar. And his host, rank. The standard of the camp all the princes said unto all the and those that were numbered of Dan shall be on the north side congregation, We have sworn thereof, were fifty and four thou- by their arınies: and the captain of unto them by the Lord God of sand and four hundred. Then the the children of Dan shall be åhiezer Israel; now therefore we may tribe of Zebulun: and Eliab the son the son of Ammishaddai. And not touch them. This we will of lelon shall be captain of the his host, and those that were numdo to them; we will even let children of Zebulun. And his bered of them, rcere threescore them live, lest wrath be upon us, host, and those that were num- and two thousand and seven hunbecause of the oath which we bered thereof, were fifty and seven dred. And those that encamp by sware unto them. And the prin- thousand and four hundred. All him shall be the tribe of Asher: ces said unto them, Let them live; that were numbered in the camp and the captain of the children of but let them be hewers of wood of Judah were an hundred thou- Asher shall be Pagiel the son of and drawers of water unto all the sand and fourscore thousand and Ocran. And his host, and those

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that were numbered of them, were , upon the high mountain, exalt, the hand of Ittal the Gittite. And forty and one thousand and five the voice unto them, shake the the king said unto the people, I hundred. Then the tribe of hand, that thoy may go into the will surely go foi th with you myNaphtali; and the captain of the gates of the nobles.

self also. children of Naphtali shall be Ahira Isa, xvi 3. All ye nhabitants 1 Kin. xx, 14, 15, 19. . . . Then the son of Enan. And his host of the world, and dwellers on the [Ahab) said, who shall order the and those that were numbered of earth, see ye, when he lifteth up battle And he answered, Thou. them, were fifty and three thou- an ensign on the mountains; and Then he numbered the young sand and four hundred.

All they when he bloweth a trumpet, hear men of the princes of the prothat were numbered in the camp ye.

vinces, and they were two hunof Dan were an hundred thousand and fifty and seven thousand and

Isa. xxx, 17. One thousand shall dred and thirty-two; and after six hundred. They shall go hind- flee at the rebuke of one; at the them he numbered all the people, most with their standards. These rebuke of five shall ye dec: till even all the children of Israel, are those which were numbered of ye be left as a beacon upon the being seven thousand. So these the children of Israel by the house top of a mountain, and as an en- young men of the princes of the

provinces came out of the city. of their fathers: all those that sign on an hill. were numbered of the camps

Isa. xxxi, 9. And he shall pass

and the army which followed

them. throughout their hosts were six over to his strong hold for fear, hundred thousand and three and his princes shall be afraid of 1 Chron. xli, 82. And of the thousand and five hundred and the ensign, saith the LORD, whose children of Issachar, which were fifty. But the Levites were not fire is in Zion, and his furnace in men that had understanding of numbered among the children of Jerusalem.

the times, to know what Israel Israel; as the LORD commanded Isa. xlix, 22. Thus saith the ought to do; the heads of them Moses. And the children of Israel Lord God, Behold, I will lift up brethren were at their command

were two hundred; and all their did according to all that the LORD mine hand to the Gentiles, and

ment. commanded Moses: so they pitch- set up my standard to the peoed by their standards, and so they ple.

Matth, vili, 9. For I am a man set forward, every one after their

Isa. lix, 19. So shall they fear

under anthority, having soldiers families, according to the house of the name of the LORD from the under me: and I say to this man, their fathers.

west, and his glory from the ris-Go, and he goeth; and to another, Num. x, 14. In the first place ing of the sun. When the enemy Come, and he cometh; and to my went the standard of the camp of shall come in like a flood, the servant, Do this, and he doeth it. the children of Judah according Spirit of the LORD shall lift up a

Luke vil, 8. For I also am a man to their arinies: and over his host standard against him.

set under authority, having under was Nahshon the son of Ammina

Isa. Ixii, 10.

me soldiers, and I say unto one, dah, standard for the people.

Go, and he goeth; and to another 13. Xx, 5. We will rejoice in thy

Come, and he cometh; and to my salvation, and in the name of our ard toward Zion: retire, stay not;

Jer. iv, 6, 21. Set up the stand- servant, Do this, and he doeth it. God

we will set up our banners: for I will bring evil from the north, the LORD fulfl all thy petitions.

OFFICERS. and a great destruction. How P3. Ix, 4. Thou hast given a long shall I see the standard,

UNDER MOSES. banner to them that feared thee, and hear the sound of the trum- Num. XXXI, 14. Aud Moses was that it may be displayed because pet?

wroth with the officers of the host, of the truth. Selah.

Jer. 1, 2. Declare ye among the with the captains over thousands, Çant. 11,4. And his ban- nations, and publish, and set up a

and captains over hundreds, which ner over me was love.

Etandard; publish, and conceal came from the battle, Çant. vi,4,10. Thou art beautiful, not: say, Babylon is taken.

Deut. i, 15. So I took the chief O my love, as Tirzah, comely as

Jer. 11, 12, 27. Set up the stand- of your tribes, wise men, and Jerusalem, terrible as an army ard upon the walls of Babylon, known, and made them heads with banners. Who is she that make the watch strong, set up the

over you, captains over thousands, looketh forth as the morning, fair watchmen, prepare the ambushes: and captains over hundreds, and as the moon, clear as the sun, for the LORD hath both devised captains over fifties, and captains and terrible as an army with and done that he spake over tens, and officers among your banners?

against the inhabitants of Baby- tribes. 1sa. V, 26. And he will lift up an lon. Set ye up a standard in the Deut. xx, 9. And it shall be, ensign to the nations from far, and land, blow the trumpet among the when the officers have made an will hiss unto them from the end nations, prepare the nations end of speaking unto the people, of the earth: and, behold, they against her, call together against that they shall make captains of shall come with speed swiftly. her the kingdoms of Ararat, the armies to lead the people.

Isa. x, 18. And shall consume Minni, and Ashchenaz; appoint (See under Banners.) the glory of his forest, and of his a captain against her, fruitful field, both soul and body: Zech. 1x, 16. And the LORD their OFFICERS UNDER THE and they shall be as when a stand-God shall save them in that day

JUDGES. ardbearer fainteth.

as the flock of his people: for they Judges ix, 17. (For my father 18a. xi, 10, 12. And in that day shall be as the stones of a crown, fought for you, and arventured there shall be a root of Jesse, lifted up as an ensign upon his his lite far, and delivered you out which shall stand for an ensign of land.

of the hand of Midlan. the people. And he shall DISCIPLINE

Judges x, 18. And the people set up an ensign for the nations,

2 Sam. xvill, 2. And David sent and princes of Gilead said one to and shall assemble the outcasts of forth a third part of the people another, What man is he that will Israel, and gather together the under the hand of Joab, and a begin to fight against the childispersed of Judah from the four third part under the hand of dren of Ammon? he shall be corners of the earth.

Abishai the son of Zeruiah, Joab's head over all the inhabitants of Isa. xiii, 2. List yo up a banner | brother, and a third part under i Gilead.

Judges xl, 5-10. And it was so, very wisely, he was afraid of him. 1 1 Chron. xi, 6. And David said, that when the children of Ammon But all Israel and Judah loved Whosoever smiteth the Jebusites made war against Israel, the David, because he went out and first shall be chief and captain. So elders of Gilead went to fetch came in before them. Then the Joab the son of Zeruiah went Jephthah out of the land of Tob: princes of the Philistines went first up, and was chief. And they said unto Jephthah, forth, and it came to pass, after Come, and be our captain, that we they went forth, that David be- 1 Chron. xii, 34. And of Naphtali may nght with the children of haved himself more wisely than a thousand captains, and with Ammon. And Jephthah said un- all the servants of Saul; so that them, with shield and spear, to the elders of Gilead, Did not ye his name was much set by. thirty and seven thousand. hate me, and expel me out of my

2 Sam. iv. 1, 2. And when Saul's 1 Chron. xxvii, 1-24, 34. Now father's house? and why are ye son heard that Abner was dead in the children of Israel after their come unto me now when ye are Hebron, his hands were feeble, number, to wit, the chief fathers in distress? And the elders of

aud all the Israelites Gilead said unto Jephthah, troubled. And Saul's son had two hundreds,

and their officers that Therefore we turn again to thee

men that were captains of bands: served the king in any matter of now, that thou mayest go with ns, the name of the one was Baanah, the courses, which came in and and night against the children of and the name of the other Rechab, went out month by month through. Ammon, and be our head over all the sons of Rimmon a Beerothite, out all the months of the year, of the inhabitants of Gilead. And Jephthah said unto the elders of Beeroth also was reckoned 'to four thousand. of the children of Benjamin: (for every course were twenty and

Over the first Gilead, If ye bring me home again Benjamin.)

course for the first month was to fight against the children of

Jashobeam the son of Zabdiel: Ammon, and the LORD deliver 2 Sam. V, 1, 2. Then came all the and in his course were twenty and them before me, shall I be your tribes of Israel to David unto four thousand. Of the children of head? And the elders of Gilead Hebron, and spake, saying, Be- Perez was the chief of all the said unto Jephthah, The Lord be hold, we are thy bone and thy captains

of the host for the first witness between us, if we do not so flesh. Also in time past, when month. And over the course of according to thy words.

Saul was king over us, thou wast the second month was Dodai an

he that leddest out and brought- Ahohite, and of his course was 1 Sam. xii, 11. And the LORD est in Israel: and the Lord said to Mikloth also the ruler: in his sent Jerubbaal, and Bedan, thee, Thou shalt feed my people course likewise were twenty and and Jephthah, and Samuel, and Israel, and thou shalt be a captain for thousand. The third captain delivered you out of the hand of Over Israel

of the host for the third month your enemies on every side, and

was Benaiah the son of Jehoiada, ye dwelled safe.

UNDER DAVID. a chief priest: and in his course

2 Sam. v, 8. And David said on were twenty and four thousand, UNDER SAUL AND DAVID.

that day, Whosoever getteth up This is that Benaiah, who 1 Sam. viii, 12. And he will ap to the gutter, and smiteth the mighty among the thirty, and point bim captains over thousands, Jebusites, and the lame and the above the thirty; and in his course and captains over firties.

blind, that are hated of David's was Ammizabad his son. The 1 Sam. ix, 16. To morrow about soul, he shall be chief and captain. fourth captain for the fourth month this time I will send thee a man Wherefore they said, The blind was Asahel the brother of Joab, out of the land of Benjamin, and and the lame shall not come into and Zebadiah his son after him: thou shalt anoint him to be captain the house,

and in his courso were twenty and

four thousand. The fifth captain over my people Israel, that he may 2 Sam. xvil, 25. And Absalom for the fifth month as Shamhuth save my people out of the hand of made Amasa captain of the host the Izrahite: and in his course the Philistines: for I have looked instead of Joab: which Amasa was were twenty and four thousand. upon my people, because their a man's son, whose name was The sixth captain for the sixth cry is come unto me.

Ithra an Israelite, that went in to month was Ira the son of Ikkesh i Sam. xiii, 14. But now thy Abigail the daughter of Nahash, the Tekoite: and in his course were kingdom shall not continue: the sister to Zeruiah Joab's mother.

twenty and four thousand. Tho LORD hath sought him a man after his own heart, and the LORD bered the people that were with month was Helez the Pelonite, of

2 Sam. xviil, 1. And David num- seventh captain for the seventh tain over his people, because thou him, and set captains of thousands the children of Ephraim: and in hast not kept that which the and captains of hundreds over his course were twenty and tour them.

thousand. The eighth captain LORD commanded thee. 1 Sam. xvill, 5, 12-16, 30. And 2 Sam. xlx, 13. And say ye to for the eighth month was Sibbecal

: David went out whithersoever Amasa, Art thou not of my bone, and in his course were twenty and Saul sent him, and behaved him- and of iny flesh? God do so to me, tour thousand. The ninth captain self wisely: and Saul set him over tain of the host before me contin

and more also, if thou be not cap- for tbe ninth month was Abiezer the men of war, and he was ac

the Auetothite, of the Benjamites: cepted in the sight of all the peo- ually in the room of Joab. ple, and also in the sight of Saul's

2 Sam. XX, 23. Now Joab was four thousand. The tenth captain

and in his course were twenty and servants. And Saul was afraid of over all the host of Israel; and for the tenth month was Maharal David, because the Lord was with Benaiah the son of Jehoiada was the Netophathite, of the Zarhites: him, and was departed from Saul. over the Cherethites, and over the and in his course were twenty and Therefore Saul removed him from Pelethites.

four thousand. The eleventh him, and made him his captain 2 Sam. xxiil, 22, 23. These things captain for the eleventh month over a thousand; and he went out did Benaiah the son of Jehoiada was Benaiah the Pirathonite of and came in before the people. and had the name among three the children of Ephraim, and in And David behaved himself wise- mighty men. He was more his course were twenty and four ly in all his ways; and the LORD honourable than the thirty, but he thousand, The twelfth captain was with him. Wherefore when attained not to the first three. for the twelfth month was lieldai Saul saw that he behaved himself | And David set him over his guard.' the Netophathite, of Othniel: and

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in his course were twenty and four conspired against him, and smote Sisera, which dwelt in Harosheth thousand. Furthermore over the him in Samaria, in the palace of of the Gentiles. tribes of Israel: the ruler of the the king's house, with Argob and Reubenites was Eliezer the son of Arich, and with him fifty men of of Tyre sent his servants unto

1 Kings v, 1. And Hiram king Zichri: of the Simeonites, Shepha- the Gileadites: and he killed him, Solomon; for he had heard that tiah the son of Maachah: Of the and reigned in his room. Levites, Hashabiah the son of

they had anointed him king in Kemuel: of the Aaronites, Zadok: thou turn away the face of one was ever a lover of David.

2 Kings xviil, 24. How then wilt the room of his father: for Hiram of Judah, Elihu, one of the breth. captain of the least of my master's ren of David: of Issachar, Omri servants, and put thy trust on

1 Kings xx, 24. [And the serthe son of Michael: of Zebulun, Egypt for chariots and for horse- vants of the king of Syria said,] Ishmaiah the son of Obadiah: of men? Naphtall, Jerimoth the son of Azriel: of the children of Ephraim, the captains of the armies, they rooms. 2 Kings xxv, 23. And when all place, and put captains in their

kings away, every man out of his Hoshea the son of Azaziah: of the and their men, heard that the half tribe of Manasseh, Joel the

2 Kings xxv, 8. And in the fifth son of Pedaiah: Of the half tribe king of Babylon had made Gedaof Manasseh in Gilead, Iddo the liah governor, there came to Geda- month, on the seventh day of the son of Zechariah: of Benjamin, son of Nethaniah, and Johanan year of king Nebuchadnezzar king Jaasiel the son of Abner: of Dan, the son of Careah, and Serafah

llah to Mizpah, even Ishmael the month, which is the nineteenth Azareel the son of Jeroham, These were the princes of the the son of Tanhumeth

the Neto-captain of the guard, a servant of tribes of Israel. But David took phathite, and Jaazaniah the son the king of Babylon, unto Jeru

salem. not the number of them from of a Maachathite, they and their

men. twenty years old and under: be

2 Chron. xxxill, 11. Wherefore cause the LORD had said he would 1 Chron. 1v, 42, 43. And some of the LORD brought upon them the Increase Israel like to the stars of them, even of the sons of Simeon, captains of the host of the king of the heavens. Joab the son of five hundred men, went to mount Assyria, which took Manasseh Zeruiah began to number, but he seir, having for their captains among the thorns, and bound him finished not, because there fell Pelatiah, and Neariah, and Re- with fetters, and carried him to wrath for it against Israel; neither phaiah, and Uzziel, the sons of Babylon. was the number put in the ac- Ishi. And they smote the rest of Neh. ii, 9. Then I came to the count of the chronicles of king the Amalekites that were escaped, governors beyond the river, and David And after Ahlthophel and dwelt there unto this day. gave them the king's letters. was Jehotada the son of Benaiah, Jer. xxxvii, 13. And when he Now the king had sent captains and Abiathar: and the general of was in the gate of Benjamin, a

of the army and horsemen with the king's army was Joab.

captain of the ward was there,
whose name was Irijah, the son of

Jer. lii, 12. Now in the fifth UNDER THE OTHER KINGS. Shelemiah, the son of Hananiah; month, in the tenth day of the

1 Kings xvi, 16. And the people and he took Jeremiah the prophet, month, which was the nineteenth that were encamped heard say, saying, Thou fallest away to the year of Nebuchadrezzar king of

Babylon, came Nebuzar-adan, capZimri hath conspired, and hath Chaldeans, also slain the king: wherefore all Jer. xl, 2, 5. And the captain of the king of Babylon, into Jeru

tain of the guard, which served Israel made Omri, the captain of the guard took Jeremiah, and said

salem. the host, king over Israel that day unto him, The LORD thy God hath in the camp. pronounced this evil upon this

Dan. ili, 27. And the princes, 2 Kings 1, 9, 11. Then the king place. Now while he was not governors, and captains, and the sent unto him a captain of fifty yet gone back, he said, Go back king's counsellors, being gathered with his fifty. And he went up also to Gedaliah the son of Ahikam together, saw these men, upon to him: and, behold, he sat on the the son of Shaphan, whom the whose bodies the fire had no top of an hill. And he spake unto, king of Babylon hath made gov- power, nor was an hair of their him, Thou man of God, the king ernor over the cities of Judah, head singed, neither were their bath said, Come down. Again and dwell with him among the coats changed, nor the smell of also he sent unto him another people: or go wheresoever it fire had passed on them. captain of ifty with his fity. Beemeth convenient unto thee to

Matth. viii,5,8. And when Jesus And he answered and said unto go. So the captain of the guard was entered into Capernaum, him, O man of God, thus

hath the gave him victuals and a reward. there came unto him a centurion, king said, Come down quickly. and let him go.

beseeching him. The centurion 2 Kings ix, 5. And when he

answered and said, Lord, I am

IN FOREIGN ARMIES. came, behold, the captains of the

not worthy that thou shouldest host were sitting, and he said, I

Gen. xxxvii, 36. And the Midi- come under my roof: but speak have an errand to thee, O captain, anites sold him into Egypt unto the word only, and my servant And Jehu said, Unto which of all Potiphar, an officer of Pharaoh's, shall be healed. us? And he said, To thee, O cap- and captain of the guard.

Matth. xxvii, 54. Now when the tain

Gen. xl, 4. And the captain of centurion, and they that were 2 Kings xi, 15. But Jeholada the guard charged Joseph with with him, watching Jesus. saw the priest commanded the cap- them, and he served them: and the earthquake, and those things tains of the hundreds, the officers they continued a season in ward. that were done, they feared greatof the host, and said unto them, Exod. xv, 4. Pharaoh's chariots ly, saying, Truly this was the son Have her forth without the and his host hath he cast into the of God. ranges: and him that followeth sea: his chosen captains also are Mark vi, 21. And when a conher kill with the sword. For the drowned in the Red sea.

venient day was

come, that priest had said, Let her not be

Judges iv, 2. And the LORD cold Herod on his birthday made a slain in the house of the LORD. them into the hand of Jabin king supper to his lords, high captains,

2 Kings xv, 25. But Pekah the of Canaan, that reigned in Hazor; and chief estates of Galilee. son of Remalíah, a captain of his, the captain of whose host was Luke vil, 2. And a certain con

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