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  • Always confederated with the enemies of Israel
  • Besieged in Gibbethon by Nadab
  • Called: The Caphtorims.
  • Called: The Cherethites.
  • Character of: Idolatrous.
  • Character of: Proud.
  • Character of: Superstitious.
  • Character of: Warlike.
  • Conquered the Avims and took from them the west coast of Canaan
  • Country of: Called Philistia.
  • Country of: Divided into five sates of lordships.
  • Country of: Given by God to the Israelites.
  • Country of: Had many flourishing cities.
  • David: Distrusted by.
  • David: Fled to, for safety.
  • David: Gained the confidence of Achish king of.
  • David: Had a guard composed of.
  • David: Often defeated during Saul`s reign.
  • David: Often defeated in the course of his reign.
  • David: Procured Saul`s daughter for and hundred foreskins of.
  • David: Slew Goliath the champion of.
  • Defeated by Hezekiah
  • Defeated by Uzziah
  • Defeated Israel and took the ark
  • Defeated Israel at Ebenezer
  • Defeated Israel at Ephesdammim and pursued to Ekron
  • Defied Israel by their champion
  • Descended from Casluhim
  • Distressed Judah under Ahaz
  • Gathered all their armies to Aphek against Israel
  • Invaded the land of Israel with a great army
  • Israel condemned for imitating
  • Israel defeated by, and Saul slain
  • Jonathan and his armour-bearer smote a garrison of, at the passages
  • Jonathan smote a garrison of, at Geba and provoked them
  • Men of great strength and stature amongst
  • Miraculously discomfited
  • Miraculously routed at Mizpeh
  • Oppressed Israel after the death of Abdon forty years
  • Oppressed Israel after the death of Jair for eighteen years
  • Originally dwelt in the land of Caphtor
  • Plagued for retaining the ark
  • Prophecies respecting: Base men to be their rulers.
  • Prophecies respecting: Destruction and desolation of their cities.
  • Prophecies respecting: Dismay at ruin of Tyre.
  • Prophecies respecting: Hatred and revenge against Israel to be fully recompensed.
  • Prophecies respecting: Punishment with other nations.
  • Prophecies respecting: Their country to be a future possession to Israel.
  • Prophecies respecting: To help in Israel`s restoration.
  • Prophecies respecting: Union with Syria against Israel.
  • Prophecies respecting: Utter destruction by Pharaoh king of Egypt.
  • Put the ark into Dagon`s house
  • Samson: Blinded and imprisoned by.
  • Samson: Burned vineyards &c of.
  • Samson: Intermarried with.
  • Samson: Promised as a deliverer from.
  • Samson: Pulled down the house of Dagon and destroyed immense numbers of.
  • Samson: Slew a thousand with the jawbone of an ass.
  • Samson: Slew many for burning his wife.
  • Samson: Slew thirty, near Askelon.
  • Saul constantly at war with
  • Sent back the ark and were healed
  • Sent by God against Jehoram
  • Shamgar slew six hundred of, and delivered Israel
  • Some of, left to prove Israel
  • Were a great people and governed by kings in the patriarchal age
  • Ziklag a town of, taken and plundered by the Amalekites

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