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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 three hundred men into three units. He gave them all trumpets and empty jars with torches inside them.
Judges 9:43
he took his men and divided them into three units and set an ambush in the field. When he saw the people coming out of the city, he attacked and struck them down.

The hand of joab

2 Samuel 10:7
When David heard the news, he sent Joab and the entire army to meet them.


2 Samuel 15:19
Then the king said to Ittai the Gittite, "Why should you come with us? Go back and stay with the new king, for you are a foreigner and an exile from your own country.

I will surely

2 Samuel 17:11
My advice therefore is this: Let all Israel from Dan to Beer Sheba -- in number like the sand by the sea! -- be mustered to you, and you lead them personally into battle.
Psalm 3:6
I am not afraid of the multitude of people who attack me from all directions.
Psalm 27:1
By David. The Lord delivers and vindicates me! I fear no one! The Lord protects my life! I am afraid of no one!
Psalm 118:6
The Lord is on my side, I am not afraid! What can people do to me?

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