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 1 Samuel 1:1 - 8
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The Holy Bible, New International Version®
   Book of 1 Samuel
   Chapter 1
1:1 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
There was a certain man from Ramathaim, a Zuphite F1 from the hill country of Ephraim, whose name was Elkanah son of Jeroham, the son of Elihu, the son of Tohu, the son of Zuph, an Ephraimite.
 
1:2 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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He had two wives; one was called Hannah and the other Peninnah. Peninnah had children, but Hannah had none.
 
1:3 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Year after year this man went up from his town to worship and sacrifice to the LORD Almighty at Shiloh, where Hophni and Phinehas, the two sons of Eli, were priests of the LORD.
 
1:4 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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Whenever the day came for Elkanah to sacrifice, he would give portions of the meat to his wife Peninnah and to all her sons and daughters.
 
1:5 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
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But to Hannah he gave a double portion because he loved her, and the LORD had closed her womb.
 
1:6 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
And because the LORD had closed her womb, her rival kept provoking her in order to irritate her.
 
1:7 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
This went on year after year. Whenever Hannah went up to the house of the LORD, her rival provoked her till she wept and would not eat.
 
1:8 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Elkanah her husband would say to her, "Hannah, why are you weeping? Why don't you eat? Why are you downhearted? Don't I mean more to you than ten sons?"
 

FOOTNOTES:
F1 Or from Ramathaim Zuphim

 
 

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