1 Samuel 15:8-9 NIV

8 He took Agag king of the Amalekites alive, and all his people he totally destroyed with the sword.

References for 1 Samuel 15:8

9 But Saul and the army spared Agag and the best of the sheep and cattle, the fat calvesa and lambs—everything that was good. These they were unwilling to destroy completely, but everything that was despised and weak they totally destroyed.

References for 1 Samuel 15:9

    • 9 15:9 - S ver 3; ver 3,15
    • Ž 15:9 - Or "the grown bulls" ; the meaning of the Hebrew for this phrase is uncertain.