16 And the man said to Eli, “I am he who has come from the battle; I fled from the battle today.” And he said, k“How did it go, my son?” Now Israel went out to battle against the Philistines. 17 And Eli said, “What was it that he told you? 1 And the word of Samuel came to all Israel. Is it wrong to skip church? 2 He had two wives. 1 And the word of Samuel came to all Israel. 19 rAnd Samuel grew, and the Lord was with him sand let none of his words fall to the ground. 1 When Samuel became old, he made his sons judges over Israel. The name of the one was Hannah, and the name of the other, Peninnah. 2 He had two wives. 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 the word of Samuel came to all Israel. 13 When he arrived, iEli was sitting on his seat by the road watching, for his heart trembled for the ark of God. 11 fAnd the ark of God was captured, gand the two sons of Eli, Hophni and Phinehas, died. 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 20 And about the time of her death the women attending her said to her, (Q)“Do not be afraid, for you have borne a son.” But she did not answer or pay attention. 10 And the Lord came and stood, calling as at other times, “Samuel! The Philistines and the Ark. And to whom shall he go up away from us?” but the wicked shall be cut off in darkness. 3 fNow the boy Samuel was ministering to the Lord in the presence of Eli. 10 So they sent the ark of God to Ekron. 2 And Hannah prayed and said, “My heart exults in the Lord; my horn is exalted in … The Philistines Capture the Ark 1And the word of Samuel came to all Israel. pMay God do so to you and more also if you hide anything from me of all that he told you.” Need some help understanding theology? 4 And the word of Samuel came to all Israel. Questions. 1 Samuel 4 English Standard Version << 1 Samuel 3 | 1 Samuel 4 | 1 Samuel 5 >> The Philistines Capture the Ark. 1 Samuel 31:4 Then Saul said to his armor-bearer, "Draw your sword, and thrust me through with it, lest these uncircumcised come and thrust me through, and mistreat me." And Peninnah had children, but Hannah had no children. 4 Then the Lord called Samuel, and he said, “Here I am!” 13:23 above] Migron. 5 So you must make images of your dtumors and images of your mice that ravage the land, fand give glory to the God of Israel. Ask a Question. 25:22; 2 Sam. 5 As soon as the ark of the covenant of the Lord came into the camp, all Israel agave a mighty shout, so that the earth resounded. If it goes up on the way to its own land, to oBeth-shemesh, then it is he who has done us this great harm, but if not, then we shall know that it is not phis hand that struck us; it happened to us by coincidence.”. Get an Answer. 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.” 21 And the Lord appeared again at Shiloh, for the Lord revealed himself to Samuel uat Shiloh vby the word of the Lord. They encamped at # [ch. kAnd the boy Samuel grew in the presence of the Lord. 22 And she said, “The glory has departed from Israel, pfor the ark of God has been captured.”. 2 Then the Philistines took the ark of God and brought it into the house of Dagon and set it up beside sDagon. 14 When Eli heard the sound of the outcry, he said, “What is this uproar?” Then the man hurried and came and told Eli. Then send it off and let it go its way 4 1 And the word of Samuel came to all Israel. 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. 3 Yet his sons did not walk in his ways but turned aside after gain. 4 But when they rose early on the next morning, behold, Dagon had fallen face downward on the ground before the ark of the Lord, uand the head of Dagon and both his hands were lying cut off on the threshold. English Standard Version (ESV), Now Israel went out to battle against the Philistines. Now Israel went out to battle against the Philistines. The predictions in the foregoing chapters concerning the ruin of Eli’s house here begin to be fulfilled; how long after does not appear, but certainly not long. 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. 2 The name of his firstborn son was Joel, and the name of his second, Abijah; they were judges in Beersheba. 29:1; Josh. wThe hand of God was very heavy there. Therefore Saul took his own sword an... Read verse in English Standard Version 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. 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, 1 And the word of Samuel came to all Israel. Ask a Question Got a Bible related Question? They encamped at, Ex. The people who were with him were about # ch. 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. Love; Hope; Faith; Family; Worship; Prayer; More Topics... Bible verse of the day Take no part in the unfruitful works of darkness, but instead expose them. They encamped at Ebenezer, and the Philistines encamped at Aphek. 1 Samuel 4 NLT Parallel ESV [BSB CSB ESV HCS KJV ISV NAS NET NIV NLT HEB] New Living Translation: English Standard Version: 1 And Samuel’s words went out to all the people of Israel. 14 When Eli heard the sound of the outcry, he said, “What is this uproar?” Then the man hurried and came and told Eli. 21 jIndeed the Lord visited Hannah, and she conceived and bore three sons and two daughters. 1 Samuel 4 - 7 - ESV. 5 When the Philistines captured the ark of God, they brought it from qEbenezer to rAshdod. Is it wrong to skip church? 9 But after they had brought it around, zthe hand of the Lord was against the city, causing a very great panic, and he afflicted the men of the city, both young and old, so that xtumors broke out on them. 4 So the people sent to Shiloh and brought from there the ark of the covenant of the Lord of hosts, zwho is enthroned on the cherubim. Hannah’s Prayer. All that the fork brought up the priest would take for himself. 14:12; 2 Chr. 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. 16 And when tthe five lords of the Philistines saw it, they returned that day to Ekron. 20 And about the time of her death the women attending her said to her, m“Do not be afraid, for you have borne a son.” But she did not answer or pay attention. Last Week's Top Questions . 12 The men who did not die were struck with xtumors, and the cry of the city went up to heaven. 18 As soon as he mentioned the ark of God, Eli fell over backward lfrom his seat by the side of the gate, and his neck was broken and he died, for the man was old and heavy. 12 On that day I will fulfill against Eli lall that I have spoken concerning his house, from beginning to end. They turned neither to the right nor to the left, and the lords of the Philistines went after them as far as the border of qBeth-shemesh. And the men of qBeth-shemesh offered burnt offerings and sacrificed sacrifices on that day to the Lord. 20 Then the men of Beth-shemesh said, y“Who is able to stand before the Lord, this holy God? Red Letter. Now Israel went out to battle against the Philistines. 1 Samuel 4 The Philistines Capture the Ark 1 And the word of Samuel came to all Israel. 1 Samuel 7. Now Israel went out to battle against the Philistines. 12 Now the sons of Eli were aworthless men. 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.” And the child was young. Questions. 26 Now the boy Samuel ncontinued to grow both in stature and in favor with the Lord and also with man. 7 Now then, take and prepare la new cart and two milk cows mon which there has never come a yoke, and yoke the cows to the cart, but take their calves home, away from them. And there was a very great slaughter, for thirty thousand foot soldiers of Israel fell. 9 bTake courage, and be men, O Philistines, lest you become slaves to the Hebrews cas they have been to you; be men and fight.”. 1 Samuel 4 . 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.