1 Samuel: Selected Verses

  1. Elkanah ... had two wives. - 1:1-2
  2. The LORD had shut up her womb. - 1:5
  3. They lay with the women that assembled at the door of the tabernacle of the congregation. - 2:22
  4. The hand of the LORD was heavy upon them of Ashdod, and he destroyed them, and smote them with emerods. - 5:6
  5. The hand of the LORD was against the city with a very great destruction: and he smote the men of the city, both small and great, and they had emerods in their secret parts.- 5:9
  6. What shall be the trespass offering which we shall return to him? They answered, Five golden emerods, and five golden mice. - 6:4
  7. Wherefore ye shall make images of your emerods, and images of your mice. - 6:5
  8. And these are the golden emerods which the Philistines returned for a trespass offering unto the LORD. - 6:17
  9. And he smote the men of Bethshemesh, because they had looked into the ark of the LORD, even he smote of the people fifty thousand and threescore and ten men: and the people lamented, because the LORD had smitten many of the people with a great slaughter. - 6:19
  10. On this condition will I make a covenant with you, that I may thrust out all your right eyes. - 11:2
  11. The Spirit of God came upon Saul ... And he took a yoke of oxen, and hewed them in pieces, and sent them throughout all the coasts of Israel. - 11:7
  12. Saul ... slew the Ammonites until the heat of the day. - 11:11
  13. And Saul blew the trumpet throughout all the land, saying, Let the Hebrews hear. - 13:3
  14. Come, and let us go over unto the garrison of these uncircumcised: it may be that the LORD will work for us. - 14:6
  15. Thus saith the LORD of hosts, ... Now go and smite Amalek, and utterly destroy all that they have, and spare them not; but slay both man and woman, infant and suckling, ox and sheep, camel and ass. - 15:2-3
  16. When the evil spirit from God was upon Saul, that David took an harp, and played with his hand. - 16:23
  17. Goliath, of Gath, whose height was six cubits and a span. - 17:4
  18. Saul hath slain his thousands, and David his ten thousands. - 18:7
  19. The evil spirit from God came upon Saul, and he prophesied. - 18:10
  20. And Saul said, Thus shall ye say to David, The king desireth not any dowry, but an hundred foreskins of the Philistines, to be avenged of the king's enemies. - 18:25
  21. Wherefore David arose and went, he and his men, and slew of the Philistines two hundred men; and David brought their foreskins, and they gave them in full tale to the king, that he might be the king's son in law. And Saul gave him Michal his daughter to wife. - 18:27
  22. Jonathan Saul's son delighted much in David. - 18:10
  23. The evil spirit from the LORD was upon Saul, as he sat in his house with his javelin in his hand: and David played with his hand. - 19:9
  24. He stripped off his clothes also, and prophesied ... and lay down naked all that day and all that night. Wherefore they say, Is Saul also among the prophets? - 19:24
  25. Then said Jonathan unto David, Whatsoever thy soul desireth, I will even do it for thee. - 20:4
  26. And Jonathan said unto David, Come, and let us go out into the field. And they went out both of them into the field. - 20:11
  27. Jonathan caused David to swear again, because he loved him: for he loved him as he loved his own soul. - 20:17
  28. Thou son of the perverse rebellious woman, do not I know that thou hast chosen the son of Jesse to thine own confusion, and unto the confusion of thy mother's nakedness? - 20:30
  29. They kissed one another, and wept one with another, until David exceeded. - 20:41
  30. David ... feigned himself mad in their hands, and scrabbled on the doors of the gate, and let his spittle fall down upon his beard. - 21:12-13
  31. The LORD said unto David, Go, and smite the Philistines. - 23:2
  32. Saul went in to cover his feet. - 24:3
  33. David arose, and cut off the skirt of Saul's robe privily. - 24:4
  34. Surely there had not been left unto Nabal by the morning light any that pisseth against the wall. - 25:34
  35. The LORD smote Nabal, that he died. - 25:38
  36. David smote the land, and left neither man nor woman alive. - 27:9
  37. David saved neither man nor woman alive. - 27:11
  38. David was greatly distressed; for the people spake of stoning him. - 30:6