Contributed by L Lee on Sep 16, 2010
The Bible refers to God by different names and each one reveals some aspect of His character and His relationship with us.
The God of Battles
The term “Lord of Hosts” is used 282 times in the Bible. It is a military term meaning “God of Battles”.
(1 Sam 17:45-47 KJV) Then said David to the Philistine, Thou comest to me with a sword, and with a spear, and with a shield: but I come to thee