12 Bible Verses about Citadels
Most Relevant Verses
Go around Zion, encircle it;
count its towers, note its ramparts; tour its citadels
so that you can tell a future generation:
Then his officer, Pekah son of Remaliah, conspired against him and struck him down in Samaria at the citadel of the king’s palace —as well as Argob and Arieh. There were 50 Gileadite men with Pekah. He killed Pekahiah and became king in his place.
The words of Nehemiah son of Hacaliah:News from Jerusalem During the month of Chislev in the twentieth year, when I was in the fortress city of Susa, Hanani, one of my brothers, arrived with men from Judah, and I questioned them about Jerusalem and the Jewish remnant that had survived the exile.
And let me have a letter written to Asaph, keeper of the king’s forest, so that he will give me timber to rebuild the gates of the temple’s fortress, the city wall, and the home where I will live.” The king granted my requests, for I was graciously strengthened by my God.
A song. A psalm of the sons of Korah.The Lord is great and highly praised
in the city of our God.
His holy mountain, 2 rising splendidly,
is the joy of the whole earth.
Mount Zion on the slopes of the north
is the city of the great King. God is known as a stronghold
in its citadels.
An offended brother is harder to reach
than a fortified city,
and quarrels are like the bars of a fortress.