The passage in Hebrews 11:32 is quite as favorable to the mention of Samuel here as to that of "Samson," which some propose to read instead of "Samuel.". 1 Samuel 11:12-15 New International Version (NIV) Saul Confirmed as King. 4:1; Josh. Yebamot, fol. then shall the hand of the Lord be against you; by sending some judgments upon them, as famine, sword, or pestilence, particularly captivity and subjection to their enemies: as it was against your fathers; who had no king; and it is suggested that their case, who had one, would be no better than theirs; their king would not be able to save them from the hand of God: the words in the original are, "and against your fathers" (m); which is interpreted in the Talmud (n) of their fathers dead, and in their graves, and of their enemies digging them up, and taking them out in contempt; but much better, by Kimchi, of their kings, who are, or should be, fathers of their subjects, as Augustus Caesar was called the father of his; and so the Septuagint version renders it, "and upon their king"; signifying that both they and their king should feel the weight of the hand of the Lord, if they rebelled against him. 1 Samuel 12:15 Context. 1 Samuel 12:15. 1 Samuel 12:15 Reina-Valera 1960 (RVR1960). 1 Samuel 17:12-15. 28:1 Now the Philistines had gathered all their forces at # ch. 1 Samuel 15:12. to divide his spoil in, as the Targum; or to encamp in, as Kimchi; or to build an altar on, as Jarchi, who takes it to be the same that Elisha after repaired; but, as before observed, this place was at a great distance from Mount Carmel where Elijah sacrificed. When he came to him, he said, “There were two men in a certain town, one rich and the other poor. Now therefore, heed the voice of the words of the LORD. 1 Samuel 2:12, 1 Samuel 2:26. There shall the hand of the Lord be against you.] 1 Samuel 30:1 "And it came to pass, when David and his men were come to Ziklag on the third day, that the Amalekites had invaded the south, and Ziklag, and smitten Ziklag, and burned it with fire;" “Ziklag”: Serving as a temporary place of residence for David and his 600 men, Ziklag was located in the Negev and given to David by Achish the king of Gath (27:6). and, behold, the LORD hath set a king over you. 13 Now here is the king you have chosen, the one you asked for; see, the Lord has set a king over you. Verse Thoughts. 12 The Lord sent Nathan to David. Here is where we learn that “Samuel was serving the LORD under Eli” (verse 1a; CEB), even though, quite unexpectedly, we hear just a few verses later that “Samuel … Continue reading "Commentary on 1 Samuel 3:1-21" 1 Samuel tells the story of Israel's change from a theocracy, a country run by God, to a monarchy, a country led by human royalty. 1 Samuel 1:12 And it came to pass, as she continued praying before the Lord , &c.] Being very earnest and importunate with him to grant her request, and therefore repeated her petition, and prolonged her prayer, being unwilling to let the Lord go, until she had a promise, or some satisfaction, that she should have the thing she liked; some think she continued an hour in prayer: 12:18 Aphek. In ceasing to pray for you: but I will teach you.] Battle against the Amalekites. 1 Samuel 12:15 - Mas si no oyereis la voz de Jehová, y si fuereis rebeldes á las palabras de Jehová, la mano de Jehová será contra vosotros como contra vuestros … 63. 1 Samuel 13:14(NASB) Picture courtesy of Sweet Publishing/FreeBibleimages.org. Testimony to Samuel’s integrity. The Lord Calls Samuel. I will faithfully perform the office of a prophet in preaching unto you, and praying for you. 1 Samuel 12:15 But if ye will not obey the voice of the LORD, but rebel against the commandment of the LORD, then shall the hand of the LORD be against you, as [it was] against your fathers. If we will not let God rule us, yet he will judge us. 1 Samuel 15 – God Rejects Saul as King A. against the commandment of the Lord. 1 Samuel 12:12-15 New International Version (NIV) 12 “But when you saw that Nahash king of the Ammonites was moving against you, you said to me, ‘No, we want a king to rule over us’—even though the Lord your God was your king. But if you do not obey the LORD, and if you rebel against his commands, his hand will be against you, as it was against your ancestors. Explanation and Commentary of 1 Samuel 16:7 The occasion was the anointing of David to be a king after God’s own heart when God had rejected Saul for his cowardly disobedience (1 Sam 15). Article Images Copyright © 2020 Getty Images unless otherwise indicated. 1 Samuel 15:22(NASB) Verse Thoughts. It had supplied a remarkable instance of God's deliverance 1 Samuel 7:12-15; and, as it was the last as well as one of the very greatest deliverances, it was natural he should do so. It was in 1517 that use of the division we know today, used by Protestant Bibles and adopted by Catholics, began. Now Samuel said to all Israel: “Indeed I have heeded your voice in all that you said to me, and have made a king over you. Now Israel went out to battle against the Philistines. KING JAMES VERSION (KJV) TRANSLATION, MEANING, CONTEXT. Ver. Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers, Keil and Delitzsch Biblical Commentary on the Old Testament. Copyright © 2020, Bible Study Tools. But if you will not obey the voice of the LORD, but rebel against the commandment of the LORD, then shall the hand of the LORD be against you, as it was against your fathers. 1 SAMUEL 12:15. The Philistines Capture the Ark. Proud member 12 1 12:1 Ps. Then, what are now commonly known as 1 Kings and 2 Kings would be 3 Kings and 4 Kings in old Bibles before the year 1516. 1 Samuel 12 – Samuel’s Speech at Saul’s Coronation A. 1 Samuel 15:9 Or the grown bulls; the meaning of the Hebrew for this phrase is uncertain. 23. We mistake, if we think we can evade God’s justice by shaking off his dominion. They encamped at w Ebenezer, and the Philistines encamped at x Aphek. 1. But if ye will not obey the voice of the Lord, but rebel. To get what 1 Samuel 12:15 means based on its source text, scroll down or follow these links for the original scriptural meaning , biblical context and relative popularity. The people said unto Samuel — Who, it appears from hence, accompanied Saul in this expedition, to encourage him with hopes of good success. 1 and 2 Samuel form one book in the ancient Hebrew manuscripts. (1-3) A clear, radical command: destroy Amalek. The story of Samuel’s call is full of important details that are pregnant with meaning, right from the opening verses which set the stage (verses 1-3). 2 De rijke man had heel veel geiten, schapen en runderen, 3 de arme man had niet meer dan één lammetje kunnen kopen. 4 And the word of Samuel came to all Israel. Salem Media Group. g And the word of the Lord was rare in those days; there was no frequent vision.. 2 At that time Eli, h whose eyesight had begun to grow dim so that he could not see, was lying down in his own place. 1 Samuel 15:3 The Hebrew term refers to the irrevocable giving over of things or persons to the Lord, often by totally destroying them; also in verses 8, 9, 15, 18, 20 and 21.