2:28 I chose your ancestor 1 from all the tribes of Israel to be my priest, to offer sacrifice on my altar, to burn incense, and to bear the ephod before me. I gave to your ancestor’s house all the fire offerings made by the Israelites.
1 Samuel 2:30Context
2:30 Therefore the Lord, the God of Israel, says, ‘I really did say 2 that your house and your ancestor’s house would serve 3 me forever.’ But now the Lord says, ‘May it never be! 4 For I will honor those who honor me, but those who despise me will be cursed!