1 Samuel 1:4-8 NIV

4 Whenever the day came for Elkanah to sacrifice,1 he would give portions of the meat to his wife Peninnah and to all her sons and daughters.2

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5 But to Hannah he gave a double portion3 because he loved her, and the LORD had closed her womb.4

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6 And because the LORD had closed her womb, her rival kept provoking her in order to irritate her.5

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7 This went on year after year. Whenever Hannah went up to the house of the LORD, her rival provoked her till she wept and would not eat.6

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8 Elkanah her husband would say to her, "Hannah, why are you weeping? Why don't you eat? Why are you downhearted? Don't I mean more to you than ten sons?7"

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