What did Gideon call the altar which he built to the LORD?
Gideon called the altar he built to the LORD "The LORD is peace." This name signifies Gideon's recognition of the peace that comes from God's presence and power. After experiencing God's victory over the Midianites, Gideon understood that true peace can only be found in God. So, he named the altar to acknowledge God's role in bringing peace to His people.