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War


1. Antiquity of. Ge 14:2.

2. Originates in the lusts of men. Jas 4:1.

3. A time for. Ec 3:8.

4. God

a. Frequently ordered. Ex 17:16; Nu 31:1,2; De 7:1,2; 1Sa 15:1-3.

b. Taught His people the art of. 2Sa 22:35.

c. Strengthens His people for. Le 26:7,8.

d. Gives the victory in. Nu 21:3; De 2:33; 3:3; 2Sa 23:10; Pr 21:31.

e. Causes to cease. Ps 46:9.

f. Scatters those who delight in. Ps 68:30.

5. Large armies frequently engaged in. 2Ch 13:3; 14:9.

6. Weapons used in. Jos 1:14; Jdj 18:11.

7. Preceded by

a. Consultation. Lu 14:31; Pr 24:6.

b. Great preparation. Joe 3:9.

c. Rumors. Jer 4:19; Mt 24:6.

8. Frequently long continued. 2Sa 3:1.

9. Frequently sore and bloody. 1Sa 14:22; 1Ch 5:22; 2Ch 14:13; 28:6.

10. Often attended by

a. Famine. Isa 51:19; Jer 14:15; La 5:10.

b. Pestilence. Jer 27:13; 28:8.

c. Cruelty. Jer 18:21; La 5:11-14.

d. Devastation. Isa 1:7.

11. Records often kept of. Nu 21:14.

12. Often sent as a punishment for sin. Jdj 5:8.

13. The Jews

a. Were expert in. 1Ch 12:33,35,36; Song 3:8.

b. Frequently engaged in (See Joshua chapters 6 through 11). 1Ki 14:30; 15:7,16.

14. Illustrative of

a. Our contest with death. Ec 8:8.

b. The contest of saints with the enemies of their salvation. Ro 7:23; 2Co 10:3; Eph 6:12; 1Ti 1:18.

c. The contest between Antichrist and the Church. Re 11:7; 13:4,7.

d. The malignity of the wicked. Ps 55:21.