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1 Samuel 8:1 NIV

Israel Asks for a King

1 When Samuel grew old, he appointed his sons as Israel’s leaders.a

References for 1 Samuel 8:1

    • v 8:1 - Traditionally "judges"

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      • a 8:1 - Traditionally "judges"
      • b 8:5 - Traditionally "judge" ; also in verses 6 and 20
      • c 8:16 - Septuagint; Hebrew "young men"