Israel and the Philistines drew up their battle lines opposite one another.
The Philistine drew steadily closer to David to attack him, while David quickly ran toward the battle line to attack the Philistine.
So they went up to the town. As they were heading for the middle of the town, Samuel was coming in their direction
Just when he had finished offering the burnt offering, Samuel appeared on the scene. Saul went out to meet him and to greet him.
Saul and the Israelite army
Then David said to Abigail, “Praised
These double disasters confronted you. But who feels sorry for you? Destruction and devastation, famine and sword. But who consoles you?
You will probably ask yourself,
Then David approached the two hundred men who had been too exhausted to go with him,
But Jacob did not send Joseph’s brother Benjamin with his brothers,
Jacob called for his sons and said, “Gather together so I can tell you
Samuel revealed the word of the Lord
The Philistines arranged their forces to fight
When Saul and his servant
Samuel did what the Lord told him.
So Saul stopped pursuing David and went to confront the Philistines. Therefore that place is called Sela Hammahlekoth.
Riding on her donkey, she went down under cover of the mountain. David and his men were coming down to meet her, and she encountered them.
The young man who was telling him this