“When you direct your people to march out and fight their enemies,
But Josiah did not turn back from him;
“At that time
When you go out to do battle with your enemies and the Lord your God allows you to prevail
The Reubenites, Gadites, and the half-tribe of Manasseh crossed over armed for battle ahead of the Israelites, just as Moses had instructed them.
Another battle was fought between the Philistines and Israel. So David went down with his soldiers
All these were the sons of Jediael. Listed in their genealogical records were 17,200 family leaders and warriors who were capable of marching out to battle.
These were the men who joined David in Ziklag, when he was banished
From the other side of the Jordan, from Reuben, Gad, and the half tribe of Manasseh, there were 120,000 men armed with all kinds of weapons.
There was another battle with the Philistines in which Elhanan son of Jair the Bethlehemite killed the brother of Goliath the Gittite,
So King Joash of Israel attacked. He and King Amaziah of Judah faced each other on the battlefield
Your people willingly follow you
They will say,
So the Lord who rules over all
May that man be like the cities
Prepare the nations to do battle against her.
Blow the ram’s horn in Gibeah! Sound the trumpet in Ramah! Sound the alarm in Beth Aven!
When their fathers or brothers come and protest to us,
When he came before the king, the king asked him, “Micaiah, should we attack Ramoth Gilead or not?” He answered him, “Attack! You will succeed; the Lord will hand it over to the king.”