8:6 But this request displeased Samuel, for 1 they said, “Give us a king to lead us.” So Samuel prayed to the Lord. 8:7 The Lord said to Samuel, “Do everything the people request of you. 2 For it is not you that they have rejected, but it is me that they have rejected as their king.
1 Samuel 8:22Context
8:22 The Lord said to Samuel, “Do as they say 3 and install a king over them.” Then Samuel said to the men of Israel, “Each of you go back to his own city.”