What scripture says about soldiers?
Psalm 27:1-3, 13-14 Though an army besiege me, my heart will not fear; though war break out against me, even then will I be confident… I am still confident of this: I will see the goodness of the Lord in the land of the living. Wait for the Lord ; be strong and take heart and wait for the Lord .”
What did Jesus say about the military?
In his prophecies of the Last Things, Jesus spoke of the wars of the future. He said that nation would rise against nation and kingdom against kingdom, that wars and rumours of wars would be heard of, that Judaea would be devastated, Jerusalem besieged and taken by the gentiles, and the Temple defiled and destroyed.
What is the soldiers prayer in the Bible?
But I trust in you, O LORD; I say, “You are my God.” My times are in your hands; deliver me from my enemies and from those who pursue me. Let your face shine on your servant; save me in your unfailing love. As my son deployed around the world, my prayers focused on a shield of protection around him.
Does the Bible say we are soldiers?
In 2 Timothy 2:3, Paul says, “Endure hardship with us like a good soldier of Christ Jesus.” These words, and others like them, were written metaphorically to help Christians understand the nature of our walk with Christ. Being a good soldier is akin to being a good disciple.
Why is Psalm 91 called the soldiers Psalm?
Because their commander was a devout Christian, he assembled his men and gave each of them a little card on which was printed the Psalm 91, the same number Psalm as their brigade. Hence, Psalm 91 is known as the Soldiers’ Psalm and is also referred to as the Psalm of Protection.
What is the Soldier’s Psalm?
Psalm 91 is known as the Soldier’s Psalm or Soldier’s Prayer. Camouflage bandanas imprinted with the psalm are often distributed to US troops. Sinéad O’Connor’s debut album The Lion and the Cobra includes a recitation of verses 11–13 in Irish by singer Enya on the song “Never Get Old”.