Joshua 8:3

Overview - Joshua 8
God encourages Joshua.
The stratagem whereby Ai was taken.
29 The king thereof is hanged.
30 Joshua builds an altar;
32 writes the law on stones;
33 and pronounces the blessings and curses.
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Joshua 8:3  (King James Version)
So Joshua arose, and all the people of war, to go up against Ai: and Joshua chose out thirty thousand mighty men of valour, and sent them away by night.

by night
Matthew 24:39 Matthew 24:50 ; 25:6 1 Thessalonians 5:2 ; 2 Peter 3:10