16 Do not consider your maidservant a wicked[e] woman, for out of the abundance of my complaint and grief I have spoken until now.”, 17 Then Eli answered and said, “Go in peace, and the God of Israel grant your petition which you have asked of Him.”. 1 Now there was a certain man of Ramathaim Zophim, of the mountains of Ephraim, and his name was Elkanah the son of Jeroham, the son of [a]Elihu, the son of [b]Tohu, the son of Zuph, an Ephraimite. I have drunk neither wine nor intoxicating drink, but have (R)poured out my soul before the Lord. 1 Samuel 15. Learn more. 19 Then they rose early in the morning and worshiped before the Lord, and returned and came to their house at Ramah. 1:6 mountains of Ephraim, and his name was # Josh. Bible > NKJV > 1 Samuel 15 1 Samuel 15 New King James Version: Par Saul Spares King Agag. 23 So (AD)Elkanah her husband said to her, “Do what seems best to you; wait until you have weaned him. 17:17, 18; 24:33 Elkanah the son of Jeroham, the son of Elihu, the son of Tohu, the son of Zuph, # 1 Chr. And Ahimelech was afraid when he met David, and said to him, "Why are you alone, and no one is with you?" Bible > NKJV > 1 Samuel 18 1 Samuel 18 New King James Version: Par Saul Resents David. 2 And he had two wives: the name of one was Hannah, and the name of the other Peninnah. 11 Then she (N)made a vow and said, “O Lord of hosts, if You will indeed (O)look on the affliction of Your maidservant and (P)remember me, and not forget Your maidservant, but will give Your maidservant a male child, then I will give him to the Lord all the days of his life, and (Q)no razor shall come upon his head.”, 12 And it happened, as she continued praying before the Lord, that Eli watched her mouth. New King James Version Update. Font Size. As your soul lives, my lord, I am the woman who stood by you here, praying to the Lord. To subscribe at our regular subscription rate, click the button below. 13 Now Hannah spoke in her heart; only her lips moved, but her voice was not heard. Used by permission. Why do you not eat? 3 1 Then the boy Samuel ministered to the Lord before Eli. 1 Now Samuel said to all Israel: “Indeed I have heeded your voice in all that you said to me, and have made a king over you. New King James Version (NKJV), Upgrade to Bible Gateway Plus, and access the, Ex. 8 Then Elkanah her husband said to her, “Hannah, why do you weep? beautiful; 1 Samuel 16:16 Lit. 1 Samuel also said to Saul, “The Lord sent me to anoint you king over His people, over Israel. 28:4 came up with her husband to offer the yearly sacrifice. 17 Now the Philistines gathered their armies together to battle, and were gathered at Sochoh, which belongs to Judah; they encamped between Sochoh and Azekah, in Ephes Dammim. Hannah’s Prayer . Am I not better to you than ten sons?”, 9 So Hannah arose after they had finished eating and drinking in Shiloh. New King James Version Update. You can cancel anytime during the trial period. 6 And her rival also (J)provoked her severely, to make her miserable, because the Lord had closed her womb. Font Size. Two thousand were with Saul in Michmash and in the mountains of Bethel, and a thousand were with Jonathan in Gibeah of Benjamin. New King James Version (NKJV) Bible Book List. There was not a more handsome person than he among the children of Israel. What are the benefits of creating an account? All rights reserved. 25 Then they slaughtered a bull, and brought the child to Eli. 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. Listen to the Bible. Samuel’s First Prophecy - Now the boy Samuel ministered to the Lord before Eli. Upgrade to Bible Gateway Plus, and access the, Ex. 2 And he had two wives: the name of one was Hannah, and the name of the other Peninnah. 15 Samuel also said to Saul, “The Lord sent me to anoint you king over His people, over Israel. Therefore Eli thought she was drunk. 1 Now when he had finished speaking to Saul, the soul of Jonathan was knit to the soul of David, and Jonathan loved him as his own soul. 2 Saul took him that day, and would not let him go home to his father’s house anymore. The next step is to choose a monthly or yearly subscription, and then enter your payment information. Try it free for 30 days. 1 Samuel 1:1 New King James Version (NKJV) The Family of Elkanah 1 Now there was a certain man of Ramathaim Zophim, of the mountains of Ephraim, and his name was Elkanah the son of Jeroham, the son of [ a]Elihu, the son of [ b]Tohu, the son of Zuph, an Ephraimite. 2 And he had a choice and handsome son whose name was Saul. Am I not (K)better to you than ten sons?”, 9 So Hannah arose after they had finished eating and drinking in Shiloh. The Family of Elkanah. Why do you not eat? It looks like you’re already subscribed to Bible Gateway Plus! 4 And Jonathan took off the robe that was on him and gave it to David, with his armor, even to his … 1 Now there was a certain man of Ramathaim Zophim, of the # 1 Chr. 1 - 3). 2 And he had # Ruth 1:2 two wives: the name of one was Hannah, and the name of the other Peninnah. 1 Now there was a certain man of Ramathaim Zophim, of the (A)mountains of Ephraim, and his name was (B)Elkanah the son of Jeroham, the son of [a]Elihu, the son of [b]Tohu, the son of Zuph, (C)an Ephraimite. 7 So it was, year by year, when she went up to the house of the Lord, that she provoked her; therefore she wept and did not eat. add And you shall deliver His people from the hands of their enemies all around them.And this shall be a sign to you, that God has anointed you to be a prince. Nor do I judge according to the looks of a man; 1 Samuel 16:11 So with LXX, Vg. 1 Samuel 7 Then the men of Kirjath Jearim came and took the ark of the Lord, and brought it into the house of Abinadab on the hill, and consecrated Eleazar his son to keep the ark of the Lord. 4 And whenever the time came for Elkanah to make an (H)offering, he would give portions to Peninnah his wife and to all her sons and daughters. And the word of the Lord was rare in those days; there was no widespread revelation. 1SAM 1:21 And the man Elkanah, and all his house, went up to offer unto the LORD the yearly sacrifice, and his vow. 22 But Hannah did not go up, for she said to her husband, “Not until the child is weaned; then I will (AA)take him, that he may appear before the Lord and (AB)remain there (AC)forever.”. 26 And she said, “O my lord! Take notes, highlights, and favorites to share or document personal thoughts. 10 And she was in bitterness of soul, and prayed to the Lord and [d]wept in anguish. 2:11; 3:1 wearing a linen ephod. Bible > NKJV > 1 Samuel 12 1 Samuel 12 New King James Version: Par Samuel’s Address at Saul’s Coronation. 2:7–9) But Samuel ministered before the Lord, even as a child, # 1 Sam. 1 Samuel 11 Then Nahash the Ammonite came up and encamped against Jabesh Gilead; and all the men of Jabesh said to Nahash, "Make a covenant with us, and we will serve you." 1 Samuel 14 New King James Version (NKJV) Jonathan Defeats the Philistines 14 Now it happened one day that Jonathan the son of Saul said to the young man who [ a]bore his armor, “Come, let us go over to the Philistines’ garrison that is on the other side.”