14 and he would thrust it into the pan or kettle or cauldron or pot. 9 Therefore Eli said to Samuel, “Go, lie down, and if he calls you, you shall say, ‘Speak, Lord, for your servant hears.’” So Samuel went and lay down in his place. 8 And the Lord called Samuel again the third time. 25 Then they slaughtered the bull, and they brought the child to Eli. 1 Samuel 17 English Standard Version (ESV) David and Goliath. Listen to the Bible. Ask Us! 9  t“He will guard the feet of his faithful ones. 2 And he took ten men zof the elders of the city and said, “Sit down here.” So they sat down. 2 Then the Philistines took the ark of God and brought it into the house of Dagon and set it up beside Dagon. 1 Samuel 4. 13 lAnd I declare to him that I am about to punish his house forever, for the iniquity that he knew, mbecause his sons were blaspheming God,1 nand he did not restrain them. Before the author describes this momentous change in the structure of the theocracy (God's kingly rule over his people), he effectively depicts the complexity of its context. 8:1, 5 and I am old and gray; and behold, my sons are with you. pSpread your wings1 over your servant, for you are qa redeemer.” 11 Then all the people who were gat the gate and the elders said, “We are witnesses. Put your wine away from you.” 15 But Hannah answered, “No, my lord, I am a woman troubled in spirit. Red Letter. 3 And when the people of Ashdod rose early the next day, behold, Dagon had fallen face downward on the ground before the ark of the Lord . 2 And now, behold, the king # [ch. Cite Share Print ... 1 Samuel 15 :: English Standard Version (ESV) Strong's. Copyright © 2001 by Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers. 19 They rose early in the morning and worshiped before the Lord; then they went back to their house at (U)Ramah. zAnd the boy1 was ministering to the Lord in the presence of Eli the priest. 57; 142 the cave of # 2 Sam. Therefore Eli took her to be a drunken woman. 3 iThe lamp of God had not yet gone out, and Samuel was lying down jin the temple of the Lord, where the ark of God was. What is my guilt? 3 Then Naomi her mother-in-law said to her, “My daughter, should I not seek krest for you, that it may be well with you? 27 And there came oa man of God to Eli and said to him, “Thus says the Lord, p‘Did I indeed reveal myself to the house of your father when they were in Egypt subject to the house of Pharaoh? 19 And his mother used to make for him a little robe and take it to him each year hwhen she went up with her husband to offer the yearly sacrifice. 15 But Hannah answered, “No, my lord, I am a woman troubled in spirit. The Death of Samuel. mbut she who has many children is forlorn. 1 There was a certain man of aRamathaim-zophim of bthe hill country of Ephraim whose name was Elkanah the son of Jeroham, son of Elihu, son of Tohu, son of Zuph, can Ephrathite. He was the father of Jesse, the father of David. And Elkanah knew Hannah his wife, and the Lord vremembered her. 3 fNow the boy Samuel was ministering to the Lord in the presence of Eli. 1 above] he loved him as his own soul. As long as he lives, he is lent to the Lord.”. but those who were hungry have ceased to hunger. And all Israel assembled v and mourned for him, and they buried him w in his house at x Ramah.. David and Abigail. 19 They rose early in the morning and worshiped before the Lord; then they went back to their house at uRamah. 28:4; 2 Sam. 20 uAmminadab fathered Nahshon, Nahshon fathered Salmon, (Luke 11:9–13) 11 And she kvowed a vow and said, “O Lord of hosts, if you will indeed llook on the affliction of your servant and mremember me and not forget your servant, but will give to your servant a son, then I will give him to the Lord all the days of his life, nand no razor shall touch his head.”. 13:6; [ch. 24 And when she had weaned him, (AA)she took him up with her, along with a three-year-old bull,[c] an ephah[d] of flour, and a skin of wine, and she brought him to (AB)the house of the Lord at Shiloh. 23 And he said to them, “Why do you do such things? 15 And Samuel said to Saul, “The Lord sent me to anoint you king over his people Israel; now therefore listen to the words of the Lord. Yet there is a redeemer nearer than I. 5 and ran to Eli and said, “Here I am, for you called me.” But he said, “I did not call; lie down again.” So he went and lay down. 1 Samuel 2:11 Hebrew na‘ar can be rendered boy (2:11, 18, 21, 26; 3:1, 8), servant (2:13, 15), or young man , depending on the context 1 Samuel 2:29 Hebrew kick at 1 Samuel 2:33 Septuagint; Hebrew your ; … But if you1 will not, tell me, that I may know, for there is no one besides you to redeem it, and I come after you.” And he said, “I will redeem it.” 23 yElkanah her husband said to her, “Do what seems best to you; wait until you have weaned him; zonly, may the Lord establish his word.” So the woman remained and nursed her son until she weaned him. The name of the one was Hannah, and the name of the other, Peninnah. 2 Is not Boaz lour relative, mwith whose young women you were? 19:2; 2 Sam. 5 Then Boaz said, “The day you buy the field from the hand of Naomi, you also acquire Ruth2 the Moabite, the widow of the dead, in order bto perpetuate the name of the dead in his inheritance.” 4 On the day when Elkanah sacrificed, (G)he would give portions to Peninnah his wife and to all her sons and daughters. English Standard Version (ESV), Syriac; the meaning of the Hebrew is uncertain. 7 So it went on year by year. 15 He shall be to you a restorer of life and a nourisher of your old age, for your daughter-in-law who loves you, rwho is more to you than seven sons, has given birth to him.” Read the Bible. The man was very rich; he had three thousand sheep and a thousand goats. 2 And Saul took him that day # [ch. The name of the one was Hannah, and the name of the other, Peninnah. 16 But Eli called Samuel and said, “Samuel, my son.” And he said, “Here I am.” 8 And Elkanah, her husband, said to her, “Hannah, why do you weep? Need some help understanding theology? 7 And when Boaz had eaten and drunk, and ohis heart was merry, he went to lie down at the end of the heap of grain. 3 Then Jonathan made a covenant with David, because # [See ver. 2 Thus says the Lord of hosts, ‘ I have noted what Amalek did to Israel d in opposing them on the way when they came up out of Egypt. And Peninnah had children, but Hannah had no children. … 2 And Hannah prayed and said, “My heart exults in the Lord; my horn is exalted in … 8:5, 19, 20 your voice in all that you have said to me # ch. 62:8], ch. 12 On that day I will fulfill against Eli lall that I have spoken concerning his house, from beginning to end. 4 But when he lies down, observe the place where he lies. 27 For this child I prayed, (AD)and the Lord has granted me my petition that I made to him. 20 Then Eli would bless Elkanah and his wife, and say, “May the Lord give you children by this woman ifor the petition she asked of the Lord.” So then they would return to their home. And the child was young. 3:1 Samuel was ministering before the Lord, a boy # Ex. Then she went into the city. And the child was young. 28 qDid I choose him out of all the tribes of Israel to be my priest, to go up to my altar, to burn incense, rto wear an ephod before me? 2 He had two wives. 16 And if the man said to him, “Let them burn the fat first, and then take as much as you wish,” he would say, “No, you must give it now, and if not, I will take it by force.” 2 Thus says the Lord of hosts, ‘I have noted what Amalek did to Israel in opposing them on the way when they came up out of Egypt. 10 And he said, r“May you be blessed by the Lord, my daughter. 12 As she continued praying before the Lord, Eli observed her mouth. 3 Now this man used to go up (D)year by year from his city (E)to worship and to sacrifice to the Lord of hosts (F)at Shiloh, where the two sons of Eli, Hophni and Phinehas, were priests of the Lord. I have drunk neither wine nor strong drink, but (O)I have been pouring out my soul before the Lord. 18 # ver. 17 Then Eli answered, q“Go in peace, and the God of Israel rgrant your petition that you have made to him.” 17 Thus the sin of the young men was very great din the sight of the Lord, efor the men treated the offering of the Lord with contempt. 8 At midnight the man was startled and turned over, and behold, a woman lay at his feet! 3 And when the people of Ashdod rose early the next day, behold, t Dagon had fallen face downward on the ground before the ark of the Lord. 28 Therefore I have lent him to the Lord. 14 Therefore I swear to the house of Eli othat the iniquity of Eli’s house shall not be atoned for by sacrifice or offering forever.”, 15 Samuel lay until morning; then he opened the doors of the house of the Lord. 1 Samuel. 18:6; 2 Kgs. 10  uThe adversaries of the Lord shall be broken to pieces; wThe Lord will judge the ends of the earth; 11 Then Elkanah went home yto Ramah. 3 Now go and strike Amalek and e devote to destruction 1 all that they have. 17 saying, “These six measures of barley he gave to me, for he said to me, ‘You must not go back empty-handed to your mother-in-law.’” 13 So Boaz took Ruth, and she became his wife. 10 She was (J)deeply distressed and prayed to the Lord and wept bitterly. ... 1 Samuel 7 :: English Standard Version (ESV) Strong's. 5  Those who were full have hired themselves out for bread. 42:4; Lam. 1 Samuel 15 - And Samuel said to Saul, "The LORD sent me to anoint you king over his people Israel; now therefore listen to the words of the LORD. And Samuel said, “Speak, for your servant hears.” 11 Then the Lord said to Samuel, “Behold, I am about to do a thing in Israel at which the two ears of everyone who hears it will tingle. And when his brothers and all his father’s house heard it, they went down there to him. 9:4; 11:3] And everyone who was in distress, and everyone who was in debt, and everyone who was bitter in soul, # 22:2 Or discontented gathered to him. 2 At that time Eli, hwhose eyesight had begun to grow dim so that he could not see, was lying down in his own place. And Elkanah knew Hannah his wife, and the Lord (V)remembered her. 2 Saul was staying in the outskirts of Gibeah in the pomegranate cave [] at Migron. And why do you not eat? Then David rose and went down to y the wilderness of Paran. 1 Samuel 7 - And the men of Kiriath-jearim came and took up the ark of the LORD and brought it to the house of Abinadab on the hill. Lie down until the morning.”, 14 So she lay at his feet until the morning, but arose before one could recognize another. For I hear of your evil dealings from all these people. All that the fork brought up the priest would take for himself. As often as she went up to the house of the Lord, she used to provoke her. ESV® Text Edition: 2016. Questions. 9 He said, “Who are you?” And she answered, “I am Ruth, your servant. 1 Samuel 9 - ESV: There was a man of Benjamin whose name was Kish, the son of Abiel, son of Zeror, son of Becorath, son of Aphiah, a Benjaminite, a man of wealth. 2 He had two wives. 25 u Now Samuel died. Introduction. 23:13; 1 Chr. 5 But to Hannah he gave a double portion, because he loved her, though the Lord had closed her womb. 6 And her rival used to provoke her grievously to irritate her, because the Lord had closed her womb. Now Eli the priest was sitting on the seat beside the doorpost of (I)the temple of the Lord. 6:14; 1 Chr. You shall not die. The name of the one was Hannah, and the name of the other, Peninnah. 21; Ex. 1 David departed from there and escaped to # See Ps. 21 jIndeed the Lord visited Hannah, and she conceived and bore three sons and two daughters. 18 Now these are the generations of Perez: tPerez fathered Hezron, ... 1 Samuel 3 :: English Standard Version (ESV) Strong's. 16 Do not regard your servant as (P)a worthless woman, for all along I have been speaking out of my great anxiety and vexation.” 17 Then Eli answered, (Q)“Go in peace, and the God of Israel (R)grant your petition that you have made to him.” 18 And she said, (S)“Let your servant find favor in your eyes.” Then the woman (T)went her way and ate, and her face was no longer sad. 2 The name of his firstborn son was Joel, and the name of his second, Abijah; they were judges in Beersheba. And why is your heart sad? 18 She replied, “Wait, my daughter, until you learn how the matter turns out, for the man will not rest but will settle the matter today.”, 4 Now Boaz had gone up to xthe gate and sat down there. 14 And Eli said to her, “How long will you go on being drunk? (H)Am I not more to you than ten sons?”, 9 After they had eaten and drunk in Shiloh, Hannah rose. 1 Samuel 1:1–28 ESV - There was a certain man… | Biblia The Birth of Samuel 1 There was a certain man of aRamathaim-zophim of bthe hill country of Ephraim whose name was Elkanah the son of Jeroham, son of Elihu, son of Tohu, son of Zuph, can Ephrathite. b He was shearing his sheep in Carmel. Then David rose and went down to the wilderness of Paran. 20:17; Deut. 19 Hezron fathered Ram, Ram fathered Amminadab, 15 Moreover, cbefore the fat was burned, the priest’s servant would come and say to the man who was sacrificing, “Give meat for the priest to roast, for he will not accept boiled meat from you but only raw.” Verse. 6 And the Lord called again, “Samuel!” and Samuel arose and went to Eli and said, “Here I am, for you called me.” But he said, “I did not call, my son; lie down again.” After the people demanded a king like those of the other nations (ch. 16 And when she came to her mother-in-law, she said, “How did you fare, my daughter?” Then she told her all that the man had done for her, Paragraph. hAm I not more to you than ten sons?”, 9 After they had eaten and drunk in Shiloh, Hannah rose. 1:26] loved him as his own soul. 15 And Samuel said to Saul, c “ The Lord sent me to anoint you king over his people Israel; now therefore listen to the words of the Lord. 12 And now it is true that I am ua redeemer. Sign up for an account to try it FREE for 30 days. Font Size. See, he is winnowing barley tonight at the threshing floor. 1 Samuel relates God's establishment of a political system in Israel headed by a human king. The Holy Bible, English Standard Version. 1 Samuel 10 Israel Demands a King 8 When Samuel became old, r he made his sons judges over Israel. 2 He had two wives. He it is who shall restrain my people.” 18 Then Saul approached Samuel in the gate and said, “Tell me where is the house of the seer?” 19 Samuel answered Saul, “I am the seer. Then she came softly and uncovered his feet and lay down. 1 Samuel 1 - There was a certain man of Ramathaim-zophim of the hill country of Ephraim whose name was Elkanah the son of Jeroham, son of Elihu, son of Tohu, son of Zuph, an Ephrathite. 20 And in due time Hannah conceived and bore a son, and she called his name Samuel, for she said, “I have asked for him from the Lord.”2, 21 The man Elkanah and all his house wwent up to offer to the Lord the yearly sacrifice and to pay his vow. Listen to the Bible. Copy Options. 3 Now go and strike Amalek and devote to destruction[ a] all that they have. And Peninnah had children, but Hannah had no children. 33 The only one of you whom I shall not cut off from my altar shall be spared to weep his3 eyes out to grieve his heart, and all the descendants4 of your house shall die by the sword of men.5 11 Then the Lord said to Samuel, “Behold, I am about to do a thing in Israel kat which the two ears of everyone who hears it will tingle. And he said, q“It is the Lord. Red Letter. Paragraph. 8), God directed Samuel to anoint Saul as Israel’s first king.When Saul turned from God, David was anointed by Samuel to succeed him. 20 And in due time Hannah conceived and bore a son, and she called his name Samuel, for she said, “I have asked for him from the Lord.” # 1:20 Samuel sounds like the Hebrew for heard of God Samuel … 5:19; Mark 5:34, ch. Verse. 16 Then Naomi took the child and laid him on her lap and became his nurse. 21 And the Lord appeared again at Shiloh, for the Lord revealed himself to Samuel uat Shiloh vby the word of the Lord. 2He had two wives. Cancel any time. Israel Demands a King. Ask a Question Got a Bible related Question? 2 He had two wives. 2 The name of his firstborn son was Joel, and the name of his second, Abijah; they were judges in Beersheba. 7 So it went on year by year. Therefore Hannah wept and would not eat. 34 aAnd this that shall come upon your two sons, Hophni and Phinehas, shall be the sign to you: both of them shall die bon the same day. 1 Samuel 1 English Standard Version (ESV) The Birth of Samuel 1 There was a certain man of Ramathaim-zophim of the hill country of Ephraim whose name was Elkanah the son of Jeroham, son of Elihu, son of Tohu, son of Zuph, an Ephrathite. 1 Samuel 14 English Standard Version (ESV) Jonathan Defeats the Philistines. And behold, ythe redeemer, of whom Boaz had spoken, came by. 23:14; Deut. Get an Answer. 13 Hannah was speaking in her heart; only her lips moved, and her voice was not heard. 3 Then he said to the redeemer, “Naomi, who has come back from the country of Moab, is selling the parcel of land that belonged to our relative Elimelech. Fill your horn with oil, and go. May you act worthily in jEphrathah and kbe renowned in Bethlehem, 26 And she said, “Oh, my lord! The Philistines and the Ark. Hannah’s Prayer. 1 Samuel 5 English Standard Version (ESV) The Philistines and the Ark 5 When the Philistines captured the ark of God, they brought it from Ebenezer to Ashdod. 6 cThen the redeemer said, “I cannot redeem it for myself, lest I impair my own inheritance. 17:15] and would not let him return to his father’s house. 11 And she (K)vowed a vow and said, “O Lord of hosts, if you will indeed (L)look on the affliction of your servant and (M)remember me and not forget your servant, but will give to your servant a son, then I will give him to the Lord all the days of his life, (N)and no razor shall touch his head.”. 27 For this child I prayed, dand the Lord has granted me my petition that I made to him. May the Lord make the woman, who is coming into your house, like Rachel and Leah, hwho together ibuilt up the house of Israel. 5 When the Philistines captured the ark of God, they brought it from q Ebenezer to r Ashdod. And they consecrated his son Eleazar to have charge of the ark of the LORD. ESV Large Print Thinline Bible (TruTone, Turquoise, Emblem Design), ESV My Creative Bible for Girls, Hardcover, Purple Glitter, ESV Illuminated Scripture Journal: 19-Volume New Testament Boxed Set, ESV Illuminated Scripture Journal: Old and New Testament Sets, 46 Volumes, Psalms, ESV Illuminated Scripture Journal, ESV Women's Study Bible--soft leather-look, teal. 24 No, my sons; it is no good report that I hear the people of the Lord spreading abroad. 25 If someone sins against a man, God will mediate for him, but if someone sins against the Lord, who can intercede for him?” But they would not listen to the voice of their father, mfor it was the will of the Lord to put them to death. Paragraph. 7 Now Samuel did not yet know the Lord, and the word of the Lord had not yet been revealed to him. English Standard Version; 1 Samuel 1 1 Samuel 1. 1 And Samuel said to all Israel, “Behold, I have obeyed # ch. Red Letter. 3 Now this man used to go up dyear by year from his city eto worship and to sacrifice to the Lord of hosts fat Shiloh, where the two sons of Eli, Hophni and Phinehas, were priests of the Lord. So Boaz said, “Turn aside, friend; sit down here.” And he turned aside and sat down. 17 Now the Philistines gathered their armies for battle. I have drunk neither wine nor strong drink, but oI have been pouring out my soul before the Lord. 10:24; 11:14, 15 and have made a king over you. 9 Then Boaz said to the elders and all the people, “You are witnesses this day that I have bought from the hand of Naomi all that belonged to Elimelech and all that belonged to eChilion and to Mahlon. 26 And she said, “Oh, my lord! 26 Now the boy Samuel ncontinued to grow both in stature and in favor with the Lord and also with man. 13 Remain tonight, and in the morning, if he will vredeem you, good; let him do it. And he went in to her, nand the Lord gave her conception, and she bore a son. But if he is not willing to redeem you, then, was the Lord lives, I will redeem you. Then go and uncover his feet and lie down, and he will tell you what to do.” 1 There was a certain man of (A)Ramathaim-zophim of (B)the hill country of Ephraim whose name was Elkanah the son of Jeroham, son of Elihu, son of Tohu, son of Zuph, (C)an Ephrathite. 2:2, 4, 6; 4:30. Put your wine away from you.” Septuagint, Dead Sea Scroll, Septuagint, Syriac; Masoretic Text, ver. 12 and may your house be like the house of Perez, lwhom Tamar bore to Judah, because mof the offspring that the Lord will give you by this young woman.”. The name of the one was Hannah, and the name of the other, Peninnah. 10 And the Lord came and stood, calling as at other times, “Samuel! The name of the one was Hannah, and the name of the other, Peninnah. 3 Yet his sons did not walk in his ways but turned aside after gain. As often as she went up to the house of the Lord, she used to provoke her. pMay God do so to you and more also if you hide anything from me of all that he told you.” The name of the one was Hannah, and the name of the other, Peninnah. First Samuel records the establishment of Israel’s monarchy, about 1050 b.c. dAnd I will build him a sure house, and he shall go in and out before emy anointed forever. 5 And she replied, “All that you say I will do.”, 6 So she went down to the threshing floor and did just as her mother-in-law had commanded her. 14 And Eli said to her, “How long will you go on being drunk? 11:11; 2 Kgs. 20 And all Israel tfrom Dan to Beersheba knew that Samuel was established as a prophet of the Lord. 8 So when the redeemer said to Boaz, “Buy it for yourself,” he drew off his sandal. 2 And now, behold, the king walks before you, and I am old and gray; and behold, my sons are with you. 14 One day Jonathan the son of Saul said to the young man who carried his armor, “Come, let us go over to the Philistine garrison on the other side.” But he did not tell his father. 27:17] walks before you, # ch. Subscribe to a study package to unlock the ESV Study Bible, the interactive Knowing the Bible study series, the Preaching the Word commentary series, and more. And there was a man in Maon whose business was in Carmel. Hannah’s Prayer. Verse. And he said, “Let it not be known that the woman came to the threshing floor.” 15:27 clothed with a linen ephod. And why is your heart sad? 32 Then yin distress you will look with envious eye on all the prosperity that shall be bestowed on Israel, zand there shall not be an old man in your house forever. English Standard Version Update. Do not hide it from me. 21 Salmon fathered Boaz, Boaz fathered Obed, And Samuel was afraid to tell the vision to Eli. 22 But Hannah did not go up, for she said to her husband, “As soon as the child is weaned, I will bring him, so that he may appear in the presence of the Lord (X)and dwell there forever.” 23 (Y)Elkanah her husband said to her, “Do what seems best to you; wait until you have weaned him; (Z)only, may the Lord establish his word.” So the woman remained and nursed her son until she weaned him. Last Week's Top Questions . 4 On the day when Elkanah sacrificed, ghe would give portions to Peninnah his wife and to all her sons and daughters. 2:19; [Ps. 8:20; Num. gAnd the word of the Lord was rare in those days; there was no frequent vision. 1 Samuel 25 - ESV: Now Samuel died. English Standard Version (ESV) Bible Book List. 10 She was jdeeply distressed and prayed to the Lord and wept bitterly. 1 Samuel 10 - Then Samuel took a flask of oil and poured it on his head and kissed him and said, "Has not the LORD anointed you to be prince* over his people Israel? 20:42; Judg. 30 Therefore the Lord, the God of Israel, declares: v‘I promised that your house and the house of your father should go in and out before me forever,’ wbut now the Lord declares: ‘Far be it from me, for those who honor me I will honor, and those who despise me shall be lightly esteemed. 15 And he said, “Bring the garment you are wearing and hold it out.” So she held it, and he measured out six measures of barley and put it on her. 12 As she continued praying before the Lord, Eli observed her mouth. 1 The Lord said to Samuel, “How long will you grieve over Saul, since I have rejected him from being king over Israel? 14 oThen the women said to Naomi, “Blessed be the Lord, who has not left you this day without pa redeemer, and may his name qbe renowned in Israel! 22 But Hannah did not go up, for she said to her husband, “As soon as the child is weaned, I will bring him, so that he may appear in the presence of the Lord xand dwell there forever.” 1 Samuel 3 - Now the boy Samuel was ministering to the LORD in the presence of Eli. 3 nWash therefore and anoint yourself, and put on your cloak and go down to the threshing floor, but do not make yourself known to the man until he has finished eating and drinking. 31 Behold, xthe days are coming when I will cut off your strength and the strength of your father’s house, so that there will not be an old man in your house. 1 Samuel - ESV. 24 And when she had weaned him, ashe took him up with her, along with a three-year-old bull,3 an ephah4 of flour, and a skin of wine, and she brought him to bthe house of the Lord at Shiloh. 1 As soon as he had finished speaking to Saul, the soul of Jonathan was knit to the soul of David, and Jonathan # ch. The Birth of Samuel 1 There was a certain man of Ramathaim-zophim of the hill country of Ephraim whose name was Elkanah the son of Jeroham, son of Elihu, son of Tohu, son of Zuph, an Ephrathite. 8 And Elkanah, her husband, said to her, “Hannah, why do you weep? 12 On that day I will fulfill against Eli all that I have spoken concerning his house, from beginning to end. 11; ch. I have walked before you from my youth until this day. And he said to him, "Far from it! 11:15 Adullam. And this shall be the sign to you that the LORD has anointed you to be prince* over his heritage. 2 Then the Philistines took the ark of God and brought it into the house of Dagon and set it up beside s Dagon. Therefore Hannah wept and would not eat. The Philistines Capture the Ark. 25 Then they slaughtered the bull, and they brought the child to Eli. kAnd the boy Samuel grew in the presence of the Lord. 18 And she said, s“Let your servant find favor in your eyes.” Then the woman twent her way and ate, and her face was no longer sad. The Birth of Samuel 1There was a certain man of Ramathaim-zophim of the hill country of Ephraim whose name was Elkanah the son of Jeroham, son of Elihu, son of Tohu, son of Zuph, an Ephrathite. 1 Samuel 20 - ESV: Then David fled from Naioth in Ramah and came and said before Jonathan, "What have I done? 10 Also Ruth the Moabite, the widow of Mahlon, I have bought to be my wife, fto perpetuate the name of the dead in his inheritance, that the name of the dead may not be cut off from among his brothers and from the gate of his native place. 22 Now Eli was very old, and he kept hearing all that his sons were doing to all Israel, and how they lay with the women who lwere serving at the entrance to the tent of meeting. 17 And Eli said, “What was it that he told you? 1 Samuel 27 - ESV: Then David said in his heart, "Now I shall perish one day by the hand of Saul. 13 Hannah was speaking in her heart; only her lips moved, and her voice was not heard. 35 cAnd I will raise up for myself a faithful priest, who shall do according to what is in my heart and in my mind. 1 And Samuel said to all Israel, “Behold, I have obeyed your voice in all that you have said to me and have made a king over you. 29 Why then do you tscorn2 my sacrifices and my offerings that I commanded for my dwelling, and honor your sons above me by fattening yourselves on the choicest parts of every offering of my people Israel?’ And why do you not eat? 12 Now the sons of Eli were aworthless men. Take my right of redemption yourself, for I cannot redeem it.”, 7 dNow this was the custom in former times in Israel concerning redeeming and exchanging: to confirm a transaction, the one drew off his sandal and gave it to the other, and this was the manner of attesting in Israel. 4 Then the Lord called Samuel, and he said, “Here I am!” but the wicked shall be cut off in darkness. 22 Obed fathered Jesse, and Jesse fathered David. 1:3 when she went up with her husband to offer the yearly sacrifice. 18 fSamuel was ministering before the Lord, a boy gclothed with a linen ephod. 13 The custom of the priests with the people was that when any man offered sacrifice, the priest’s servant would come, while the meat was boiling, with a three-pronged fork in his hand, And he arose and went to Eli and said, “Here I am, for you called me.” Then Eli perceived that the Lord was calling the boy. 28 Therefore I have lent him to the Lord. Will God give us what we want just because we ask? t They took bribes and perverted justice. 11 And now, my daughter, do not fear. 36 And everyone who is left in your house shall come to implore him for a piece of silver or a loaf of bread and shall say, “Please put me in one of the priests’ places, that I may eat a morsel of bread.”’”. Therefore Eli took her to be a drunken woman. And Peninnah had children, but Hannah had no children. 20 And in due time Hannah conceived and bore a son, and she called his name Samuel, for she said, “I have asked for him from the Lord.”[b], 21 The man Elkanah and all his house (W)went up to offer to the Lord the yearly sacrifice and to pay his vow. Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers. (AC)As you live, my lord, I am the woman who was standing here in your presence, praying to the Lord. 2 He had two wives. They took bribes and perverted justice. sFor the pillars of the earth are the Lord’s. Now Israel went out to battle against the Philistines. 2 # [Judg. 13 And I declare to him that I am about to punish his house forever, for the iniquity that he knew, because his sons were … 17:55; 20:3; 2 Sam. 4 And the word of Samuel came to all Israel. Samuel!” And Samuel said, “Speak, for your servant hears.” And you shall reign over the people of the LORD and you will save them from the hand of their surrounding enemies. 4 So I thought I would tell you of it and say, a‘Buy it in the presence of those sitting here and in the presence of the elders of my people.’ If you will redeem it, redeem it. And the word of the LORD was rare in those days; there was no frequent vision. Samuel led Israel for many years in the combined roles of prophet, priest, and judge. And he had a son whose name was Saul, a handsome young man. 16:16; [Luke 2:41], Job 30:16; Ps. 17 sAnd the women of the neighborhood gave him a name, saying, “A son has been born to Naomi.” They named him Obed. You are witnesses this day.” [a] 6 And her rival used to provoke her grievously to irritate her, because the Lord had closed her womb. Let him do what seems good to him.”. bThey did not know the Lord. 16 Do not regard your servant as pa worthless woman, for all along I have been speaking out of my great anxiety and vexation.” 19 And his mother used to make for him a little robe and take it to him each year # ch. 3 Yet his sons did not walk in his ways s but turned aside after gain. 5 But to Hannah he gave a double portion, because he loved her, though the Lord had closed her womb.1 cAs you live, my lord, I am the woman who was standing here in your presence, praying to the Lord. sI gave to the house of your father all my offerings by fire from the people of Israel. 2 And there was a man in z Maon whose business was in a Carmel. 2 And Hannah prayed and said, “My heart exults in the Lord; my horn is exalted in … You have made this last kindness greater than sthe first in that you have not gone after young men, whether poor or rich. There is nothing better for me than that I should escape to the land of the Philistines. 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