Israel [B] [E] [H] [S] A name given to Jacob Genesis 32:24-32 ; 2 Kings 17:34 ; Hosea 12:3 Hosea 12:4 A name of the Messiah in prophecy Isaiah 49:3 A name given to the descendants of Jacob, a nation (TRIBES OF ISRAEL were named after the sons of Jacob) (Usually, in lists, the names of Levi and Joseph, two sons of Jacob, do not appear) The descendants of Levi were consecrated to the rites of religion, and the two sons of Joseph, Ephraim and Manasseh, were adopted by Jacob in Josephs place Genesis 48:5 ; Joshua 14:4 And their names appear in the catalogues of tribes instead of those of Levi and Joseph, as follows, ASHER, BENJAMIN, DAN, EPHRAIM, GAD, ISSACHAR, JUDAH, MANASSEH, NAPHTALI, REUBEN, SIMEON, ZEBULUN Names of, seen in Johns vision, on the gates of the New Jerusalem Revelation 21:12 Prophecies concerning Genesis 15:5 Genesis 15:13 ; 25:23 ; 26:4 ; Genesis 27:28 Genesis 27:29 Genesis 27:40 ; 48:19 ; 49 ; Deuteronomy 33 Prophecies about the multitude of Genesis 13:16 ; 15:5 ; 22:17 ; 26:4 ; 28:14 Prophecies of their captivity in Eqypt Genesis 15:13 Genesis 15:14 ; Acts 7:6 Acts 7:7 Divided into families, each of which had a chief Numbers 25:14 ; 26 ; 36:1 ; Joshua 7:14 ; 1 Chronicles 4 ; 5 ; 6 ; 7 ; 8 Number of, who went into Egypt Genesis 46:8-27 ; Exodus 1:5 ; Deuteronomy 10:22 ; Acts 7:14 Number of, at the time of the exodus Exodus 12:37 Exodus 12:38 ; Genesis 47:27 ; Exodus 1:7-20 ; Psalms 105:24 ; Acts 7:17 Number of, fit for military service when they left Egypt Exodus 12:37 Number of, at Sinai, by tribes Numbers 1:1-50 Number of, after the plague Numbers 26 Number of, when David counted (conducted a census) 2 Samuel 24:1-9 ; 1 Chronicles 21:5 1 Chronicles 21:6 ; 1 Chronicles 27:23 1 Chronicles 27:24 Number of, after the captivity Ezra 2:64 ; Nehemiah 7:66 Nehemiah 7:67 Number of, in Johns apocalyptic vision Revelation 7:1-8 Lived in Goshen Genesis 46:28-34 ; Genesis 47:4-10 Genesis 47:27 Genesis 47:28 Lived in Egypt for four-hundred and thirty years Exodus 12:40 Exodus 12:41 ; Genesis 15:13 ; Acts 7:6 ; Galatians 3:17 Were enslaved and oppressed by the Egyptians Exodus 1 ; 2 ; 5 ; Acts 7:18-21 Their groaning heard by God Exodus 2:23-25 Moses commissioned as the deliverer Exodus 3:2-22 ; 4:1-17 The land of Egypt was plagued on their account See EGYPT Exempt from the plagues Exodus 8:22 Exodus 8:23 ; Exodus 9:4-6 Exodus 9:26 ; 10:23 ; 11:7 ; 12:13 Children were spared when the firstborn of the Egyptians were killed Exodus 12:13 Exodus 12:23 Instituted the Passover Exodus 12:1-28 Borrowed jewels from the Egyptians Exodus 11:2 Exodus 11:3 ; Exodus 12:35 Exodus 12:36 ; Psalms 105:37 Urged by the Egyptians to depart Exodus 12:31-39 Journey from Rameses to Succoth Exodus 12:37-39 Made the journey by night Exodus 12:42 The day of their deliverance to be a memorial Exodus 12:42 ; 13:3-16 Led by God Exodus 13:18 Exodus 13:21 Exodus 13:22 Providentially cared for Deuteronomy 8:3 Deuteronomy 8:4 ; Deuteronomy 29:5 Deuteronomy 29:6 ; 34:7 ; Nehemiah 9:21 ; Psalms 105:37 See MANNA See CLOUD, PILLAR OF Journey from Succoth to Etham Exodus 13:20 Journey to Pi-hahiroth Exodus 14:2 ; Numbers 33:5-7 Pursued by the Egyptians Exodus 14:5-31 Pass through the Red Sea Exodus 14:19-22 ; Deuteronomy 11:4 ; Psalms 78 ; 105 ; 106 ; 136 The order of the march Numbers 2 Journey to Marah Exodus 15:23 ; Numbers 33:8 Complained on account of the bitter water Exodus 15:23-25 Water of, sweetened Exodus 15:25 Journey to Elim Exodus 15:27 ; Numbers 33:9 For the itinerary, see Numbers 33 Complained for food Exodus 16:2 Exodus 16:3 Provided with manna and quail Exodus 16:4-36 Complained for lack of water at Rephidim Exodus 17:2-7 Water miraculously supplied from the rock at Meribah Exodus 17:5-7 Defeat the Amalekites Exodus 17:13 ; Deuteronomy 25:17 Deuteronomy 25:18 Arrive at Sinai Exodus 19:1 ; Numbers 33:15 At the suggestion of Jethro, Moses father-in-law, they organize a system of government Exodus 18:25 ; Deuteronomy 1:9-17 The message of God to them, requiring that they must be obedient to his commandments, and as a reward they would be a holy nation to him, and their reply Exodus 19:3-8 Sanctify themselves for receiving the law Exodus 19:10-15 The law delivered to Exodus 20 ; 21 ; 22 ; 23 ; 24:1-4 ; Leviticus 25 ; 26 ; 27 The people receive it and covenant obedience to it Exodus 24:3 Exodus 24:7 Idolatry of Exodus 32 ; Deuteronomy 9:17-21 The anger of the Lord in consequence Exodus 32:9-14 Moses indignation; breaks the tables of stone; enters the camp; commands the Levites; three thousand die Exodus 32:19-35 Punished by a plague Exodus 32:35 Obduracy of Exodus 33:3 ; 34:9 ; Deuteronomy 9:12-29 God withdraws his presence Exodus 33:1-3 The mourning of, when God refused to lead them Exodus 33:4-10 Tables renewed Exodus 34 Pattern for the tabernacle and the appurtenances, and forms of worship to be observed Exodus 25 ; 26 ; 27 ; 28 ; 29 ; 30 ; 31 Gifts consecrated for the creation of the tabernacle Exodus 35 ; 36:1-7 ; Numbers 7 The erection of the tabernacle; the manufacture of the appurtenances including the garments of the priests; and their sanctification Exodus 36:8-38 ; 37 ; 38 ; 39 ; 40 First sacrifice offered by, under the law Leviticus 8:14-36 ; 9:8-24 Second Passover observed Numbers 9:1-5 March out of the wilderness Numbers 10:11-36 For the itinerary, see Numbers 33 The order of camping sites and the march Numbers 2 Arrive at the border of Canaan Numbers 12:16 Send twelve spies to view the land Numbers 13 ; 32:8 ; Deuteronomy 1:22 Deuteronomy 1:25 ; Joshua 14:7 Return with a majority report and a minority report Numbers 13:26-33 ; 14:6-10 Complaining over the report Numbers 14:1-5 The judgment of God upon them in consequence of their unbelief and complaining Numbers 14:13-39 Reaction, and their purpose to enter the land; are defeated by the Amalekites Numbers 14:40-45 ; Deuteronomy 1:41-45 Abide at Kadesh Deuteronomy 1:46 Return to the wilderness, where they remain for thirty eight years, and all die except Joshua and Caleb Numbers 14:20-39 Rebellion of Korah, Dathan, and Abiram Numbers 16:1-40 ; Deuteronomy 11:6 Complain against Moses and Aaron, are plagued, fourteen-thousand and seven-hundred people die, plague stopped Numbers 16:41-50 Complain for lack of water in Meribah; the rock is struck Numbers 20:1-13 Are refused passage through the country of Edom Numbers 20:14-21 The death of Aaron Numbers 20:22 Numbers 20:29 ; Numbers 33:38 Numbers 33:39 ; Deuteronomy 10:6 Defeat the Canaanites Numbers 21:1-3 Are scourged with fiery (poisonous) serpents Numbers 21:4-9 Defeat the Amorites Numbers 21:21-32 ; Deuteronomy 2:24-35 Defeat the king of Baasha Numbers 21:33-35 ; Deuteronomy 3:1-17 Arrive in the plains of Moab, at the fords of the Jordan River Numbers 22:1 ; Numbers 33:48 Numbers 33:49 Commit idolatry with the people of Moab Numbers 25:1-5 Punished by a plague in consequence, twenty-four thousand people die Numbers 25:6-15 ; 26:1 The people numbered for the allotment of the land Numbers 26 The daughters of Zelophehad sue for an inheritance Numbers 27:1-11 ; Joshua 17:3-6 Conquest of the Midianites Numbers 31 Nations dread Deuteronomy 2:25 Renew the covenant Deuteronomy 29 Moses dies, and the people mourn Deuteronomy 34 Joshua appointed the leader Numbers 27:18-23 ; Deuteronomy 31:23 See JOSHUA All who were numbered at Mount Sinai perished in the wilderness except Caleb and Joshua Numbers 26:63 Numbers 26:65 ; Deuteronomy 2:14-16 Piety of those who entered Canaan Joshua 23:8 ; Judges 2:7-10 ; Jeremiah 2:2 Jeremiah 2:3 Men chosen to allot the lands of Canaan among the tribes and families Numbers 34:17-29 Remove from Shittim to the Jordan River Joshua 3:1 Cross the Jordan River Joshua 4 Circumcision observed and the Passover celebrated Joshua 5 Jericho captured Joshua 6 Ai captured Joshua 7 ; 8 Make a treaty with the Gibeonites Joshua 9 Defeat the five Amoritish kings Joshua 10 Conquest of the land Joshua 21:43-45 ; Judges 1 The land allotted Joshua 15 ; 16 ; 17 ; 18 ; 19 ; 20 ; 21 Two and one-half tribes return from the west side of the Jordan River; erect a memorial to signify the unity of the tribes; the memorial misunderstood; the controversy which followed; its amicable resolution Joshua 22 Joshuas exhortation immediately before his death Joshua 23 Covenant renewed, death of Joshua Joshua 24 ; Judges 2:8 Judges 2:9 Religious fidelity during the life of Joshua Joshua 24:31 ; Judges 2:7 UNDER THE JUDGES UNDER THE KINGS BEFORE THE SEPARATION INTO TWO KINGDOMS THE REVOLT OF THE TEN TRIBES (Foreshadowing circumstances indicating the separation) The name of the ten tribes that revolted from the house (kingdom) of David (The list of the kings of Israel, and the period of time in which they reigned. For the facts of their reigns see under each name) Jeroboam, twenty-two years Nadab, about two years Baasha, twenty-four years Elah, two years Zimri, seven days Omri, twelve years Ahab, twenty-two years Ahaziah, two years Jehoram, twelve years 10. Jehu, twenty-eight years 11. Jehoahaz, seventeen years 12. Jehoash, sixteen years 13. Jeroboam II, forty-one years 14. Zachariah, six months 15. Shallum, one month 16. Menahem, ten years 17. Pekahiah, two years 18. Pekah, twenty years 19. Hoshea, nine years (The ten tribes were carried away captive to Assyria) HISTORY OF [B] indicates this entry was also found in Baker's Evangelical Dictionary [E] indicates this entry was also found in Easton's Bible Dictionary [H] indicates this entry was also found in Hitchcock's Bible Names [J] indicates this entry was also found in Jack Van Impe's Prophecy Dictionary [S] indicates this entry was also found in Smith's Bible Dictionary Bibliography Information Nave, Orville J. "Entry for 'Israel'". "Nave's Topical Bible".