Introduction

\\INTRODUCTION TO FIRST SAMUEL 7\\

This chapter gives an account of the ark being brought to Kirjathjearim,
where it continued twenty years, \\#1Sa 7:1,2\\ of the exhortation of
Samuel to the people of Israel to reform from idolatry, and which had
its desired effect, \\#1Sa 7:3,4\\ of Samuel's praying for the people,
and offering sacrifices for them, and of the success thereof, victory
over their enemies, \\#1Sa 7:5-14\\, and of his administration of
justice to them, and constancy in it, \\#1Sa 7:15-17\\.