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stand forth with your helmets; and a target of brass between his 2 Chron. xxill, 9. Moreover furbish the spears, and put on the shoulders.

Jehoiada the priest delivered to brigandines.

2 Sam. xxiii, 7. But the man

the captains of hundreds spears, 1 Thess. V, 8.

And that shall touch them must be and bucklers, and shields, that [put on) for an helmet, the hope of fenced with iron and the staff of had been king David's which were salvation,

a spear; and they shall be utterly in the house of God.

burned with fire in the same HELMET AND SHIELD. place.

Ps. XXXV, 2. Take hold of shield Ezek.xxiil, 24. [They). shall

and buckler, and stand up for set against thee buckler and shield


mine help. and helmet round about. . ,


Isa. xxi, 5. Prepare the table,

watch in the watchtower, eat, Ezek, xxvii, 10. They of Persia Judges v, 8. They chose new and of Lud and of Phut were in gods; then was war in the gates: the shield.

drink: arise, ye princes, and anoint thine army, thy men of war: they was there a shield or spear seen hanged the shield and helmet in among forty thousand in Israel? Jer. xlvi, 3, 9. Order ye the thee.

2 Sam. I, 21. Ye mountains of to battle. Come up, ye horses;

buckler and shield, and draw near Gilboa, let there be no dew, neither and rage, ye chariots; and let the MAIL OR BREASTPLATE. let there be rain, upon you, nor mighty men come forth; the

Ecod. xxviii, 32. And there shall fields of offerings for there the Ethiopians and the Libyans that be an hole in the top of it, in the shield of the mighty is vilely cast handle the shield; and the Lydians, midst thereof: it shall have a bind- away, the shield of Saul, as that handle and bend the bow. ing of woven work round about though he had not been anointed the hole of it, as it were the hole with oil.

Ezek. xxxix, 9. And they that

dwell in the cities of Israel shall of an Habergeon, that it be not 2 Sam. viii, 7. And David took go forth, and shall set on fire and rent.

the shields of gold that were on burn the weapons, both the shields 1 Sam. xvii, 5, 38. .... And he the servants of Hadadezer, and and the bucklers, the bov's and the var armed with a coat of mail; brought them to Jerusalem.

arrows, and the handstaves, and and the weight of the coat was

1 Kings x, 16, 17. And king the spears, and they shall burn dve thousand shekels of brass, solomon made two hundred tar- them with fire seven years. Also he (Saul) armed him (David) gets of beater gold: six hundred with a coat of mail.

shekels of gold went to one target. SYMBOL OF DIVINE 1 Kings xxii, 34. And a certain And he made three hundred

PROTECTION man drew a bow at a venture, and shields of beaten gold; three smote the king of Israel between pound of gold went to one shield:

Gen. XV, 1. After these things the joints of the harness: where and the king put them in the Abram in a vision, saying, Fear

the word of the LORD came unto fore he said unto the driver of his house of the forest of Lebanon. chariot, Turn thine hand, and

not, Abram: I am thy shield, and and carry me out of the host; for

1 Kings xiv, 26, 27. And he took thy exceeding great reward. I am wounded. away the treasures of the house

2 Sam. xxii, 31. As for God, his of the LORD, and the treasures of way is perfect; the word of the 2 Chron. xxvi, 14. And Uzziah the king's house; he even took Lord is tried: he is a buckler to prepared for them throughout all

away all: and he took away all all them that trust in him. the host shields, and spears, and the shields of gold which Solomon helmets, and habergeons. . had made. And king Rehoboam

Ps. fii, 3. But thou, O LORD, art Neh. iv, 16. And it came to pass made in their stead brasen shields, a shield for me; my glory, and the from that time forth, that the hall and committed them unto the lifter up of mine head. of my servants wrought in the hands of the chief of the guard, Ps. V, 12. For thou, LORD, wilt work, and the other half of them which kept the door of the king's bless the righteous; with favour held both the spears, the shields, house.

wilt thou compass him as with a and the bows, and the habergeons; 2 Kings xi, 10. And to the cap

shield and the rulers were behind all the tains over hundreds did the Ps. xxxiil, 20. Our soul waiteth house of Judah.

priest give king David's spears for the LORD: he is our help and

and shields, that were in the tem- our shield. Isa. lix, 17, For he put on right- ple of the LORD.

Ps. xlvil, 9. The princes of the eousness as a breastplate, and an 2 Kings xix, 32. Therefore thus people are gathered together, helmet of salvation upon his saith the LORD concerning the even the people of the God of king of Assyria, He shail not Abraham: for the shields of the their help and their shield. Ye Then Elisha said, Shoot. And he in my bow, neither shall my sword that fear the LORD, trust in the shot. And he said, The arrow of save me. LORD: he is their help and their the Lord's deliverance, and the Ps. xlvi, 9. He maketh wars to shield.

earth belong unto God: he is great1 Thess. V, 8. But let us, who come into this city, nor shoot an

ly exalted, are of the day, be sober, putting arrow there, nor come before it on the breastplate of faith and with shield, nor cast a bank against Ps. lix, 11. Slay them not, lest it.

my people forget: scatter them by Rev. ix, 17. And thus I saw the 2 Chron. xit, 9, 10. So Shishak thy power, and bring them down, borses in the vision, and them king of Egypt came up against O Lord our shield. that sat on them, having breast- Jerusalem, and took away the Ps. Ixxxiv, 9, 11. Behold, O God plates of fire, and of jacinth, and treasures of the house of the our shield, and look upon the face brimstone: and the heads of the LORD, and the treasures of the of thine anointed. For the LORD horses were as the heads of lions; king's house; he took all: ho God is a sun and shield: the LORD and out of their months issued carried away also the shields of will give grace and glory: no good fire and smoke and brimstone.

gold which Solomon had made. thing will he withhold from them Instead of which king Rehoboam that walk uprightly.

made shields of brass, and com- Ps. cxv, 9-11. O Israel, trust GREAVES.

mitted them to the hands of the thou in the LORD: he is their help 1 San. xvii, 6. And he had chief of the guard, that kept the and their shield. 0 house of greaves of brass upon his legs, entrance of the king's house. Aaron, trust in the LORD: he is

head. ....

love. ....

arrow of deliverance from Syria. cease unto the end of the earth; P3. cxix, 114. Thou art my hid

.. And he said, Take the he breaketh the bow, and cutteth ing place and my shield: I hope in arrows. And he took them. ind the spear in sunder, he burneth thy word.

he said unto the king of Israel, the chariot in the fire. Ps. cxliv, 2. My goodness, and

Smite upon the ground. And he my fortress; my high tower, and smote thrice, and stayed.

Ps. Ixxvi, 3. There brake he the

arrows of the bow, the shield, and my deliverer; my shield, and he in 1 Chron. x, 3. And the battle the sword, and the battle. Selah. whom I trust; who subdueth my went sore against Saul, and the people under me.

Ps. lxxviii, 57. But turned back, archers hit him, and he was and dealt unfaithfully like their I rov. 11. 7. He layeth up sound wounded of the archers.

fathers: they were turned aside wisdom for the righteous: he is a

1 Çiron. xil, 2. They were armed like a deceitful bow. buckler to them that walk up with bows, and could use both the rightly.

Ps. cxxvii, 4, 5. As arrows are right hand and the left in hurling in the hand of a mighty man; so Prov. xxx, 6. Every word of stones and shooting arrows out of are children of the youth. Happy God is pure: he is a shield unto a bow, even of Saul's brethren of is the man that liath his quiver them that put their trust in him. Benjamin.

full of them; they shall not be Neh. iv, 13. Therefore set I in ashamed, but they shall speak

the lower places behind the wall, with the enemies in the gate. ARROW, BOW, ARCHERY. and on the higher places, I even Gen. XXI, 20. And God was with set the people after their families sharp, and all their bows bent,

Isa. V, 28. Whose arrows aro the lad; and lie grew, and dwelt with their

swords, their spears, their horses' hoofs shall be countin the wilderness, and became an and their bows.

ed like fint, and their wheels like archer.

a whirlwind. 1 Sam. xviii, 4. And Jonathan BOW AND ARROWS, Isa. xxit, 3, 6. All thy rulers aro stripped himself of the robe that THE CHARACTERISTIC WEAPONS OF fled together, they are bound by was upon him, and gave it to David, and his garments, even to


the archers; all that are found in

thee are bound together, which his sword, and to his bow, and to AS SEEN IN THE FOLLOWING

have fled from far. And Elam his girdle.


bare the quiver with chariots of 1 Sam. xx, 20, 36, 40. And I will Gen. xxi, 16. And she went, and men and horsemen, and Kir unshoot three arrows on the side sat her down over against him a covered the shield. thereof, as though I shot at a good way off, as it were a bow- Isa, xli, 2. Who raised up the mark. And he said unto his lad, shot......

righteous man from the east, Run, find out now the arrows Gen. xlviii, 22. Moreover I have called him to his foot, gave the which I shoot, ran, he shot an arrow beyond him. thy

brethren, which I took out of rule over kings? he gave them as And as the lad given to thee one portion above nations before him, and made him And Jonathan gave his artillery the hand of the Amorite with my the dust to his sword, and as unto his lad, and said unto him, sword and with my bow.

driven stubble to his bow. Go carry them to the city.

Gen. xlix, 24. But his bow abode

Isa. xlix, 2. And he hath made 1 Sam. xxxl, 3. And the battle went sore against Saul, and the in strength, and the arms of his my mouth

like a sharp sword; in archers hit him; and he was sore

hands were made strong by the the shadow of his hand hath he wounded of the archers.

hands of the mighty God of hid me, and made me a polished 1 Kings xxii, 34. And a certain Jacobi, (from thence is the shep- shaft; in his quiver hath he hid

me. herd, the stone of Israel.) man drew a bow at a venture, and Num.xxiv,8. [The Unicorn]Shall sign among them, and I will send

Isa. Ixvi, 19. And I will get a smote the king of Israel between the joints of the harness.

break their bones, and pierce those that escape of them unto tho 2 Kings vi, 22. And he answered them through with his arrows.

nations, to Tarshish, Pul, and Lud, Thou shalt not smite them: 2 Sam. 1, 18, 22. (Also he bade that draw the bow, to Tubal, and wouldest thou smite those whom them teach the children of Judah Javan, to the isles afar off, that thou hast taken captive with thy the use of the bow: behold, it is have not heard my fame, neither sword and with thy bow? set written in the book of Jasher.) have seen my glory; and they bread and water before them, that From the blood of the slain, from shall declare my glory among the they may eat and drink, and go the fat of the mighty, the bow of Gentiles. to their master.

Jonathan turned not back, and Jer, v, 16. Their quiver is as an 2 Kings ix, 24. And Jehu drew the sword of Saul returned not open sepulchre, they are all a bow with his full strength, and empty.

mighty men. smote Jehoram between his arms, 2 Kings xix, 32. Therefore thus Jer, vi, 23. They shall lay hold and the arrow went out at his saith the LORD concerning the on bow and spear, they are cruel, heart, and he sunk down in his king of Assyria, He shall not come and have no mercy; their voice chariot.

into this city, por sboot an arrow roareth like the sea; and they ride 2 Kings xiff, 15-18. And Elisha there, nor come before it with upon horses, set in array as men said unto him, Take bow and shield, uor cast a bank against it. for war against thee, o daughter arrows. And he took unto him

of Zion.

Job xx, 24. He shall flee from bow and arrows. And he said to the iron weapon, and the bow of

Jer. xlvi, 9.

The the king of Israel, Put thine hand steel shall strike him through.

Lydians, that handle and bend upon the bow. And he put his

the bow. hand upon it: and Elisha put his

Job xxix, 20. My glory was fresh

Jer. xlix, 35. Thus saith the hands upon the king's hands. in me, and my bow was renewed LORD of hosts; Behold, I will And he said, Open the window in my hand.

break the bow of Elam, the chief eastward. And he opened it. P3. xliv, 6. For I will not trust of their might.

Jer. 1, 9, 14, 29, 42. For, lo, I will Amos 11, 16. Neither shall he AND ALSO OF DIVINE raise and cause to come up against stand that handleth the bow; and Babylon an assembly of great na- ne that is swist of foot shall not

JUDGMENT. tions from the north country: and deliver himself: neither shall he

Job vi, 4. For the arrows of the they shall set themselves in array that rideth the horse deliver him. Almighty, are within me, the against her; from thence she shall self.

poison whereof drinketh up my be taken: their arrows shall be as

Lech. ix, 10, 13. And I will cut spirit: the terrors of God do set of a mighty expert man; none off the chariot from Ephraim, and

themselves in array against me. shall return in vain. Put your the horse from Jerusalem, and Job xvi, 13. His archers comselves in array against Babylon the battle bow shall be cut off: pass me round about, he cleaveth round about: all ye that bend the and he shall speak peace unto the my reins asunder, and doth not bow, shoot at her, spare no arrows: heathen: and his

dominion shall be spare; he poureth out my gall upfor she hath sinned against the from sea even to sea, and from the on the ground. LORD. Call together the archers river even to the ends of the earth. against Babylon: all ye that bend when I have bent Judah for me, righteous, and God is angry with

Ps. vii, 11-13. God judgeth the the bow, camp against it round filled the bow with Ephralm, and about; let none thereof escape: re- raised up thy sons, o Zion, against not, he will whet his sword; ne

the wicked every day. If he turn compense her according to her thy sons, Ó Greece, and made hath bent his bow, and made it work; according to all that she thee as the sword of a mighty ready. He hath

also prepared for hath done, do unto her: for she

man. hath been proud against the LORD,

him the instruments of death; he

Zech. x, 4. Out of him camo ordaineth his arrows against the against the Holy One of Israel. They shall hold the bow and the forth the corner, out of him tho

persecutors. lance: they are cruel, and will not nail, out of him the battle bow,

P3, xviii, 14. Yea, he sent out show mercy: their voice shall roar out of him every oppressor to

his arrows, and scattered them like the sea, and they shall ride gether, upon horses, every one put in Rev. vi, 2. And I saw, and be Ps. xxi, 12. Therefore shalt array, like a man to the battle, hold a white horse: and he that thou make them turn their back, against thee, o daughter of Baby- sat on him had a bow; and a crown when thuu shalt make ready lon.

was given unto him: and he went thine arrows upon thy strings Jer. 11, 3, 11. Against him that forth conquering, and to conquer against the face of them. bendeth let the archer bend his

P3. xxxvill, 2. For thine arrows bow, and against him that lifteth ARROWS ARE IMAGES OF stick fast in me, and thy hand himself up in his brigandine; and


presseth me sore. spare ye not her young men;

EVIL INFLICTED BY Ps. xlv, 5. Thine arrows are destroy ye utterly all her host. Make bright the arrows; gather


sharp in the heart of the king's

enemies; whereby the people fall the shields: the LORD hath raised P3. xl, 2. For, lo, the wicked

under thee. up the spirit of the kings of the dend their bow, they make ready Medes: for his device is against their arrow upon the string, that

Ps. Ixiv, 7. But God shall shoot Babylon, to destroy it; because it they may privily shoot at the up at them with an arrow; suddenly is the vengeance of the LORD, the right in heart.

shall they bo wounded. vengeance of his temple.

Ps. xxxvil, 14. The wicked have Ps. Ixxvii, 17. The clouds pourLam. 11, 4. He hath bent his drawn out the sword, and have ed out water: the skies sent out bow like an enemy: he stood with bent their bow, to cast down the a suund: thine arrows also went his right hand as an adversary, poor and needy, and to slay such abroad. and slew all that were pleasant as be of upright conversation. Ps. xci, 5. Thou shalt not be 'to the eye in the tabernacle of the daughter of Zion: ho poured out

Ps. Ivili, 7. Let them melt away afraid for the terror by night; nor his fury like fire.

as waters which run continually for the arrow that fieth by day.

when he bendeth his bow to shoot Ezek. xxi, 21. For the king of his arrows, let them be as cut in and scatter them: shoot out thine

Ps.cxliv, 6. Cast forth lightning, Babylon stood at the parting of

pieces. the way, at the head of the two

arrows, and destroy them,

Ps. lxiv, 3. Who whet their ways, to use divination: he made

Lam. it, 4. He hath bent his his arrows bright. tongue like a sword, and bend

bow like an enemy, their bows to shoot their arrows, Ezek. xxxix, 3. And I will smite even bitter words.

Lam, ill, 12, 13. He hath bent thy bow out of thy left hand, and will cause thine arrows to fall out Prov. XXV, 18. A man that bear his bow, and set mo as a mark for

the arrow. He hath caused the of thy right hand.

eth false witness against his Hosea 1, 6, 7. And it shall come and a sharp arrow.

neighbour is a maul, and a sword, arrows of his quiver to enter into to pass at that day, that I will

Ezek. v, 16. When I shall send break the bow of Israel in the Prov. XXVI, 18. As a mad man valley of Jezreel. But I will have who casteth firebrands, arrows, upon them the evil arrows of fa

mine, which shall be for their mercy upon the house of Judah, and death.

destruction, and which I will and will save thern by the LORD Jer, ix, 8, 8. And they bend send to destroy you. their God, and will not save them their tongues like their bow for by bow, nor by sword, nor by lies: but they are not valiant for Hab. iil, 9, 11. Thy bow was battle, by horses, nor by horse- the truth upon the earth; for made quite naked, according to men.

they proceed from evil to evil, the oaths of the tribes, even thy Hosea vii, 16. They return, but and they know not me, saith the word. Selah. Thou didst cleave not to the most High: they are LORD. Their tongue is as an th earth with rivers. The sun like a deceitful bow: their princes arrow shot out; it speaketh deceit: and moon stood still in their shall fall by the sword for the rage one speaketh peaceably to his habitation: at the light of thino of their tongue: this shall be their neighbour with his mouth, but in arrows they went, and at tho derision in the land of Egypt. heart he layeth his wait.

shining of thy glittering spear.

my reins.


was stayed from the children of beam; and his spear's head Judges xx, 16. Among all this Israel.

uceighed six hundred slekels of people there were seven hundred 1 Sam. xviii, 10, 11. And it came iron: an one bearing a shield chosen men lethanded; every to pass on the morrow, that the

went before him. one could sling stones at an hair evil spirit from God came upon 1 Sam. xxi, 8. And David said breadth, and not miss.

Saul, and he prophesied in the unto Abimelech, And is there not 1 Samuel xvil, 40, 49. And he midst of the house: and David here under thine hand spear or took his staff in his hand, and played with his hand, as at other sword? for I have neither brought choose him five smooth stones tines: and there was a javelin in my sword nor my weapons with out of the brook, and put them in Saul's hand. And Saul cast the me, because the king's businoss a shepherd's bag which he had, javelin; for he said, I will smite required basto. even in a scrip; and his sling was David even to the wall with it.

1 Sam. xxvi. 7, 8, 11, 16. So in his hand; and he drew near to And David avoided out of his David and Avishai 'came to the the Philistine. And David put presence twice.

people by night; and, behold, Saul his hand in his bag, and took 1 Sam. xix, 9, 10. And the evil lay sleeping within the trench, thenco a stone, and slang it, and spirit from the LORD was upon and his spear stuck in the ground smote the Philistine in his forc- Saul, as he sat in his house with at his bolster: but Abner and the head, that the stone sunk into his bis javelin in his hand; and David people lay around about him. forehead; and he fell upon his face played with his hand. And Saul Then said Abishai to David, Ciod to the earth.

sought to smite David even to the hath delivered thine enemy into 2 Kings ill, 25. And they beat wall with the javelin; but lie thino liand this day: now theredown the cities, anil on every sence, and he smote the javelin thee, with the spear even to the

slipped away out of Saul's pre- fore let me sinite him, I pray good piece of land cast every man into the wall: and David ned, and earth at once, and I will

not smite his stone, and filled it; and they

him the second time. The LORD stopped all the wells of water, anà escaped that night. felled all the good trees: only in

2 Sam, xvill, 14. Then said Joab, forbid that I should stretch forth Kir-la raseth left they the stones I may not tarry thus with thee. mine hand against tho LORD'S thereof; howbeit the slingers And he took threo darts in his anointed: but, I pray thee, take went abont it, and smote it. hand, and thirust them through thou now the spear that is at his

the licart of Absalom. while he bolster, and the cruse of water, acas yet alive in the midst of the and let us go. This thing is not

good that thou hast done. As the 1 Sam. xxv, 29. Yet a man is oak. risen to pursue thee, anil to seek 2 Chron. xxxII, 6. Also he because ye havo not kept your

Lond liveth, ye are worthy to die, thy soul: but the soul of my lord (llezekiah) strengthened himself, | master, the Lord's anointed. And shall be bound in the bundle of and built up all the wall that was life with the LORD thy God; and broken, and raised it up to the is, and the cruse of water that was

now see where the king's spear the souls of thine enemies, them towers and another wall without, at' his bolster. shall he sling out, as out the repaired Millo in the city of middle of a sling. David, and made darts and shields

2 Sam. i. 6. And the young man

that told him said, As I lappened Prov. xxvi, 8. As he that bind- in abundance. eth a stone in a sling, so is he Heb. xli, 20. For they could not by chance upon movnt Gilboa, bethat giveth honour to a fool. endure that which was command hold, Saul leaned upon his spear. ed, and if so much as a beast

2 Sam. 11, 23. Ilowbeit he refusJer. x. 18. For thus saith the touch the mountain, it shall be ed to turn aside: wherefore Abner inhabitants of the land at this stoned, or thrust tlırough with a with the hinder end of tlic spear once, and will distress them, that dart.

smote him under the fifth rib,

that the spear came ont behind they may find it so.

him; and he fell down there, and Prov. VII, 23. Till a dart strike died in the same place: and it DAGGER.

through his liver, as a bird hastcth came to pass, that as many as Judges iii, 10, 21, 22. But Ehud that it is for his life.

to the snare, and kuoweth nut came to the place where Asale! made him a dagser which had

fell down and died stood still, two edges, of a cubit length; and

2 Sam. xxi, 19. And there was ho did girl it under liis raiment


again a battle in Gob with the upon liis right thigh. And Ehud Josh. viii, 18. 26. And the LORD | Philistines, where Elhanan the put forth his left hand, and took said unto Joslina, Stretch out the son of Jaare-oregim, a Beth. the dagger from liis right thigh, spear that is in thy hand toward lehemite, slew the brother of Go. and thrust it into his belly. And Al; for I will give it into thine liath the Gittite, the staff of whoso the haft also went in after the hand. And Joshua stretched out spear was like a weaver's beam. blade; and the fat closed upon the tho spear that he had in his hand

2 Sam. xxiii, 7. But the man blade, so that he could not draw tward the city. For Joshua that shall touch then must be the d.gger out of his belly; and drew not his hand back, where- fenced with iron, and the staff of the dirt came out.

with he stretched out the spear, a spear.

until he had utterly destroyed all DART, JAVELIN. the inhabitants of Ai.

1 Chron. xi, 11, 20, 23. And this

is the number of the mighty men Num. XXV, 7, 8. And when 1 Sam. xiii, 22. So it came to whom David had; Jashobeam, an Phinelas, the son of Eleazar, the pass in the day of battle, that llachmonite, the chief of the capson of Aaron, the priest saw it, lie thero was neither sword nor tains: he lifted up his spear against rose up from among the congre- spear found in the hand of any of three hundred slain by him at one gation, and took a javelin in his the people that were with Sau! time. And Abishai the brother of handl; And he went after the and Jonathan: but with Saul and Joab, he was chict of the three: man of Isract into the tent, and with Jonathan his son was there for lifting up his spear against thrust both of them through the found.

three hundred, he slew them, and man of Israel, and the woman 1 Sam. xvil, 7 And the staff of had a nane among the three. flriurh licr belly. So the plague / his spear was like a weaver's I And be slow an Egyptian, a mari

of great stature, sve cubits high; | will pursue, I will overtake, I will Acts xvi, 27. And the keeper of and in the Egyptian's hand was a divide the spoil; my lust shall be the prison awaking out of his spear like a weaver's beam; and satisfied upon them; I will draw sleep, and seeing the prison doors he went down to him with a staff, my sword, my hand shall destroy open, he drew out his sworil, and and plucked the spear out of the them.

would have killed himsell, supEgyptian's hand, and slew him

Num. xxil, 23. And the ass sa w posing that the prisoners had with his own spear.

the angel of the LORD standing in been tied. 1 Chron. Xx, 5. And there was the way, and his sword drawn in war again with the Philistines; his hand: and the ass turned aside Lev. xxvi, 33. And I will scatter and Elhanan the son of Jair slew out of the way, and went into the you among the heathen, and will Lahmi the brother of Goliath the field: and Balaam sinote the ass, draw ont a sword after you: and Gittite, whosa spear's staff was like to turn lier into the way. your land shall be desolate, and a weaver's beam.

Judges vill, 10, 20. Now Zebah your cities waste. Neh. iv, 21. So we laboured in and Zalmunna icere in Karkor, Isa, XXI, 15. For they fled from the work: and half of them held and their hosts with them, about the swords, from the drawn sword, the spears from the rising of the fifteen thousand men, all that were and from the bent bow, and from morning till the stars appeared. left of all the hosts of the children the grievousness of war. John xix, 34. But one of the of the east: for there fell an hun

Jer.xlvii 6. O thou sword of the soldiers with it spear pierced his dred and twenty thousand men LORD, how long will it be ere thou side, and forth with came thereout that drew sword.

And he said be quiet? put up thyself into thy blood and water.

unto Jether his firstborn, Up, scabbard, rest, and be still.

But the youth
Acts xxill, 23. And he called

and slay them.
drew not his sword: for he feared the land of Israel, Thus saith the

Ezekiel xxi, 3.-5. And say to unto him two centurions, saying, because he was yet a youth. Make ready two hundred soldiers

LORD; Behold, I am against thee, to go to Cesarea, and horsemen Judges xx, 25, 46. And Benjamin and will draw forth my sword out thireescore and ten, and spearmen went forth against them out of of his sheath, and will cut off from two hundred, at the third hour of Gibeah the second day, and de- thee the righteous and the wickthe night.

stroyed down to the ground of the ed. Seeing then that I will cut off

children of Israel again eighteen from thee the rigliteous and tho Ps. xxxv, 3. Draw out also the thousand men; all these drew the wicked, therefore shall my sword

So that all which fell go forth out of his sheath against spear, and stop the coay against that day of Benjamin were twenty all flesh from the south to the them that persecute me: say unto

and five thousand men that drew north: That all flesh may know my soul, I am thy salvation.

the sword; all these were men of that I the LORD have drawn forth Ps. lvil, 4. My soul is among valnnr.

my sword out of his sheath: it lions: and I lie even among them

1 Sam. xvil, 51. Therefore David shall not return any more. that are set on fire, even the sons of men, whose teethare spears and took his sword, and drew it

ran, and stood upon the Philistine, Ezek. XXVIII, 7. And they shall and arrows, and their tongue a out of the sheath thereof, and slew beauty of thy wisdom, and they

draw their swords aga'nst the bharp sword.

him, and cut off his head there shall defile thy brightness. Ps. Ixvill, 30. Rebuke the com- with. pany of speirmen.

Ezekiel xxx, 11. lle and his 2 Sam. XX, 8. When they were Jer. vi,

23. They shall lay hold at the great stone which is in people with him, the terrible of on bow and spear. Gibeon, Amasa went before them.

the nations, shall be brought to Nahum iii, 3. The horseman Aud Joal's garment that he had destroy the land: and they shall liftcth up both the bright sword put on was girded unto him, and draw their swords against Egypt, and the glittering spear: and there upon it a girdle with a sword and all the land withi tlie slain. is a multitude of slain, and a great fastened upon his loing in the

GIRDED ON THE THIGII. number of carcases; and there is sheath thereof; and as he went none end of their corpses; they forth it sell out.

Exod. xxxii, 27. And he said unstumble upon their corpses.

to them. Thas saith the LORD God 2 Kings fil, 26. And when the of Israel, Put every man his sword OTIIER WEAPONS.

king of Moab saw that the battle by his side, and go in and out

was too sore for him, he took with from gate to gate throughout the Num. xxxv, 18. Or if he sm!to him seven hundred men that drew camp, and slay every man his him with an hand weapon of wood, swords, to break through even brother, and every man his comwherewith he may die, and he die, unto the king of Edom: but they panion, and every man lils neighhe is a murderer: the murderer could not.

bour. shall surely be put to death. Jer. I, 42. They shall hold the his armour-bearer, Draw thyed his sworú upon his arınour, 1 Chron. x, 4. Then said Sanl to

1 Sam. xvil, 39. And David girdbow and the lance.

sword, and thrust me through and he assayed to go; for he had Jer. II, 20. Thou art my battle there with; lest these uncircum- not proved it. ax and weapons of war: for with cised come and abuse me. But

1 Sam. xxv, 13. And David said thee will I break in pieces the his armourbearer would not; for nations, and with theo will I de- he was sore afraid. So Saul took unto his inen, Gird ye on every stroy kingdoms. a sword, and fell upon it.

man his sword. And they girded

on every man his sword; and Ezek. xxvi, 9. And he shall set

1 Chron. xxl, 27. And the LORD David also girded on his sword: engines of war against thy walls, commanded the angel; and he put and there went up after David and with his axes he shall break up his sword again into the sheath about four hundred men; and two down thy towers.


hundred abode by the stuff. SWORD.

John xviil, 11. Then said Jesus 2 Sam. xxl, 16. And Ishbi-benob,

unto Peter, Put up thy sword into which uns' of the sons of the WORN IN A SHEATH, AND DRAWX

the shcath: the cup which my giant, the weight of whose spear IN ORDER TO BE USED. Father lath given mo, shall I not weighed three hundred shekels of Ecod. xv, 9. The enemy said, I drink 11?

brass in weight, ko being sirded

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