1 Samuel 13:8-14 NIV

8 He waited seven1 days, the time set by Samuel; but Samuel did not come to Gilgal, and Saul's men began to scatter.

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9 So he said, "Bring me the burnt offering and the fellowship offerings.a " And Saul offered2 up the burnt offering.

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    • e 13:9 - Traditionally "peace offerings"
      10 Just as he finished making the offering, Samuel3 arrived, and Saul went out to greet4 him.

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      11 "What have you done?" asked Samuel. Saul replied, "When I saw that the men were scattering, and that you did not come at the set time, and that the Philistines were assembling at Micmash,5

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        • 20 13:11 - S ver 2; ver 2,5,16,23
          12 I thought, 'Now the Philistines will come down against me at Gilgal,6 and I have not sought the LORD's favor.7' So I felt compelled to offer the burnt offering."

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          13 "You acted foolishly,8" Samuel said. "You have not kept9 the command the LORD your God gave you; if you had, he would have established your kingdom over Israel for all time.10

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          14 But now your kingdom11 will not endure; the LORD has sought out a man after his own heart12 and appointed13 him leader14 of his people, because you have not kept15 the LORD's command."