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1 Samuel 3 :: Hebrew Names Version (HNV)

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Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 3:1 - The child Shemu'el ministered to the LORD before `Eli. The word of the LORD was precious in those days; there was no frequent vision.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 3:2 - It happened at that time, when `Eli was laid down in his place (now his eyes had begun to grow dim, so that he could not see),
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 3:3 - and the lamp of God hadn't yet gone out, and Shemu'el had laid down to sleep, in the temple of the LORD, where the ark of God was;
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 3:4 - that the LORD called Shemu'el; and he said, Here am I.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 3:5 - He ran to `Eli, and said, Here am I; for you called me. He said, I didn't call; lie down again. He went and lay down.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 3:6 - The LORD called yet again, Shemu'el. Shemu'el arose and went to `Eli, and said, Here am I; for you called me. He answered, I didn't call, my son; lie down again.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 3:7 - Now Shemu'el didn't yet know the LORD, neither was the word of the LORD yet revealed to him.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 3:8 - The LORD called Shemu'el again the third time. He arose and went to `Eli, and said, Here am I; for you called me. `Eli perceived that the LORD had called the child.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 3:9 - Therefore `Eli said to Shemu'el, Go, lie down: and it shall be, if he call you, that you shall say, Speak, the LORD; for your servant hears. So Shemu'el went and lay down in his place.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 3:10 - The LORD came, and stood, and called as at other times, Shemu'el, Shemu'el. Then Shemu'el said, Speak; for your servant hears.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 3:11 - The LORD said to Shemu'el, Behold, I will do a thing in Yisra'el, at which both the ears of everyone who hears it shall tingle.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 3:12 - In that day I will perform against `Eli all that I have spoken concerning his house, from the beginning even to the end.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 3:13 - For I have told him that I will judge his house forever, for the iniquity which he knew, because his sons did bring a curse on themselves, and he didn't restrain them.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 3:14 - Therefore I have sworn to the house of `Eli, that the iniquity of `Eli's house shall not be expiated with sacrifice nor offering forever.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 3:15 - Shemu'el lay until the morning, and opened the doors of the house of the LORD. Shemu'el feared to show `Eli the vision.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 3:16 - Then `Eli called Shemu'el, and said, Shemu'el, my son. He said, Here am I.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 3:17 - He said, "What is the thing that the LORD has spoken to you? Please don't hide it from me. God do so to you, and more also, if you hide anything from me of all the things that he spoke to you."
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 3:18 - Shemu'el told him every whit, and hid nothing from him. He said, It is the LORD: let him do what seems him good.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 3:19 - Shemu'el grew, and the LORD was with him, and did let none of his words fall to the ground.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 3:20 - All Yisra'el from Dan even to Be'er-Sheva knew that Shemu'el was established to be a prophet of the LORD.
Unchecked Copy Box1Sa 3:21 - The LORD appeared again in Shiloh; for the LORD revealed himself to Shemu'el in Shiloh by the word of the LORD.

The Hebrew Names Version is based off the World English Bible, an update of the American Standard Version of 1901. This version of the Bible is in the public domain.


Pericope taken from the NASB95 and has been graciously provided by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif. All rights reserved.

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