15:10 Then the word of the Lord came to Samuel: 15:11 “I regret that I have made Saul king, for he has turned away from me and has not done what I told him to do.” Samuel became angry and he cried out to the Lord all that night.
15:12 Then Samuel got up early to meet Saul the next morning. But Samuel was informed, “Saul has gone to Carmel where 1 he is setting up a monument for himself. Then Samuel left 2 and went down to Gilgal.” 3 15:13 When Samuel came to him, 4 Saul said to him, “May the Lord bless you! I have done what the Lord said.”
1 tn Heb “and look.”
2 tn Heb “and he turned and crossed over.”
3 tc At the end of v. 12 the LXX and one Old Latin
4 tn Heb “to Saul.”
5 tn The words “if that is the case” are supplied in the translation for stylistic reasons.