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Deuteronomy 20:1 NIV

Going to War

1 When you go to war against your enemies and see horses and chariots and an army greater than yours, do not be afraid of them, because the LORD your God, who brought you up out of Egypt, will be with you.

References for Deuteronomy 20:1

Study tools for Deuteronomy 20:1

  • a 20:17 - The Hebrew term refers to the irrevocable giving over of things or persons to the Lord, often by totally destroying them.
  • b 20:19 - Or "down to use in the siege, for the fruit trees are for the benefit of people."