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1 Samuel 2:30 NIV

30 “Therefore the LORD, the God of Israel, declares: ‘I promised that members of your family would minister before me forever.’ But now the LORD declares: ‘Far be it from me! Those who honor me I will honor, but those who despise me will be disdained.

References for 1 Samuel 2:30

Study tools for 1 Samuel 2:30

  • a 2:1 - "Horn" here symbolizes strength; also in verse 10.
  • b 2:17 - Dead Sea Scrolls and Septuagint; Masoretic Text "people"
  • c 2:20 - Dead Sea Scrolls; Masoretic Text "and asked from"
  • d 2:25 - Or "the judges"
  • e 2:29 - The Hebrew is plural.