Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And David sent forth a third part of the people under the hand of Joab, and a third part under the hand of Abishai the son of Zeruiah, Joab's brother, and a third part under the hand of Ittai the Gittite. And the king said unto the people, I will surely go forth with you myself also.

A third part

The hand of joab

Bible References

A third part

Judges 7:16
He divided the 300 men into three companies, and he put trumpets and empty pitchers into the hands of all of them, with torches inside the pitchers.
Judges 9:43
So he took his people and divided them into three companies, and lay in wait in the field; when he looked and saw the people coming out from the city, he arose against them and slew them.

The hand of joab

2 Samuel 10:7
When David heard of it, he sent Joab and all the army, the mighty men.

Ittai

2 Samuel 15:19
Then the king said to Ittai the Gittite, “Why will you also go with us? Return and remain with the king, for you are a foreigner and also an exile; return to your own place.

I will surely

2 Samuel 17:11
But I counsel that all Israel be surely gathered to you, from Dan even to Beersheba, as the sand that is by the sea in abundance, and that you personally go into battle.
Psalm 3:6
I will not be afraid of ten thousands of people
Who have set themselves against me round about.
Psalm 27:1
A Psalm of David.
The Lord is my light and my salvation;
Whom shall I fear?
The Lord is the defense of my life;
Whom shall I dread?
Psalm 118:6
The Lord is for me; I will not fear;
What can man do to me?