|Overview - Deuteronomy 20|
|1||The priest's exhortation to encourage the people to battle.|
|5||The officers' proclamation of who are to be dismissed from the war.|
|10||How to use the cities that accept or refuse the proclamation of peace.|
|16||What cities must be devoted.|
|19||Trees of man's meat must not be destroyed in the siege.|
Deuteronomy 20:20 (King James Version)
Only the trees which thou knowest that they be not trees for meat, thou shalt destroy and cut them down; and thou shalt build bulwarks against the city that maketh war with thee, until it be subdued.