1 Samuel


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Noun1.1 Samuel - the first of two books in the Old Testament that tell of Saul and David1 Samuel - the first of two books in the Old Testament that tell of Saul and David
Old Testament - the collection of books comprising the sacred scripture of the Hebrews and recording their history as the chosen people; the first half of the Christian Bible
Nebiim, Prophets - the second of three divisions of the Hebrew Scriptures
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So the source began with the death of Saul (1 Sam 31:1-13//1 Chr 10:1-12) and lacked all of 1 Samuel 1-30 (the stories of Samuel, Saul's kingship, and his rivalry with David).
This is the second volume of a commentary, the first dealing with 1 Samuel already published in 2003 as FOTL 7.
1] In 1 Samuel, God calls Samuel audibly three times, but Samuel (who is possibly still just a boy at this time) doesn't recognize God's voice.