1 Samuel Chapter 10

1 SAMUEL CHAPTER 10 1 Samuel anointeth Saul. 2 He confirmeth him by prediction of three signs. 9 Saul’s heart is changed, and he prophesieth. 14 He concealeth the matter of the kingdom from his uncle. 17 Saul is chosen at Mizpeh by lot. 26 The different affections of his subjects. Verse 1 Then Samuel […]

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1 Samuel Chapter 9

1 SAMUEL CHAPTER 9 1 Saul despairing to find his father’s asses, 6 by the counsel of his servant, 11 and direction of young maidens, 15 according to God’s revelation, 18 cometh to Samuel. 19 Samuel entertaineth Saul at the feast. 25 Samuel, after secret communication, bringeth Saul on his way. Verse 1 There was […]

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1 Samuel Chapter 8

1 SAMUEL CHAPTER 8 1 By occasion of the ill government of Samuel’s sons, the Israelites ask a king. 6 Samuel praying in grief, is comforted by God: 10 He telleth the manner of a king. 19 God willeth Samuel to yield unto the importunity of the people. Verse 1 Now it came to pass […]

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1 Samuel Chapter 7

1 SAMUEL CHAPTER 7 1 They of Kirjath-jearim bring the ark into the house of Abinadab, and sanctify Eleazar his son to keep it. 2 After twenty years 3 the Israelites, by Samuel’s means, solemnly repent at Mizpeh. 7 While Samuel prayeth and sacrificeth, the Lord discomfiteth the Philistines by thunder at Eben-ezer. 13 The […]

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1 Samuel Chapter 6

1 SAMUEL CHAPTER 6 1 After seven months the Philistines take counsel how to send back the ark. 10 They bring it on a new cart with an offering unto Beth-shemesh. 19 The people are smitten for looking into the ark. 21 They send to them of Kirjath-jearim to fetch it. Verses 1,2 Now the […]

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1 Samual Chapter 5

1 SAMUAL CHAPTER 5 1 The Philistines having brought the ark into Ashdod, set it in the house of Dagon. 3 Dagon is smitten down and cut in pieces, and they of Ashdod smitten with emerods. 8 So God dealeth with them of Gath, when it was brought thither: 10 and so with them of […]

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1 Samuel Chapter 4

1 SAMUEL CHAPTER 4 1 The Israelites are overcome by the Philistines at Eben-ezer. 3 They fetch the ark unto the terror of the Philistines. 10 They are smitten again, the ark taken, Hophni and Phinehas are slain. 12 Eli at the news, falling backward, breaketh his neck. 19 Phinehas’ wife, discouraged in her travail […]

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1 Samuel Chapter 3

1 SAMUEL CHAPTER 3 1 How the word of the Lord was first revealed to Samuel. 11 God telleth Samuel the destruction of Eli’s house. 15 Samuel, though loth, telleth Eli the vision. 19 Samuel groweth in credit. Verse 1 Now the boy Samuel ministered to the Lord before Eli. And the word of the […]

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1 Samuel Chapter 2

1 SAMUEL CHAPTER 2 1 Hannah’s song in thankfulness. 12 The sin of Eli’s sons. 18 Samuel’s ministry. 20 By Eli’s blessing Hannah is more fruitful. 22 Eli’s reproveth his sons. 27 A prophecy against Eli’s house. And Hannah prayed and said: “My heart rejoices in the Lord; My horn is exalted in the Lord. […]

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1 Samuel Chapter 1

1 SAMUEL CHAPTER 1 1 Elkanah a Levite, having two wives, worshipeth yearly at Shiloh. 4 He cherisheth Hannah, though barren, and provoked by Peninnah. 9 Hannah in grief prayeth for a child. 12 Eli first rebuking her, afterwards blesseth her. 19 Hannah having born Samuel, stayeth at home till he be weaned. 24 She […]

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