[b-hebrew] 1 Chronicles 21 - &+N revisited
Harold R. Holmyard III
hholmyard at ont.com
Fri Aug 26 22:22:30 EDT 2005
>Did any other king make a census of Israel? All I remember
>is that they numbered only those who turned out for battle,
>not the whole people.
HH: The text does not say. The numbers are smaller elsewhere than for
David's numbering, so you may be right. David was doing a military
numbering of all the fighting men available.
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