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1 Samuel 17:58

Overview - 1 Samuel 17
The armies of the Israelites and Philistines being ready to battle,
Goliath challenges a combat.
12 David, sent by his father to visit his brethren, takes the challenge.
28 Eliab chides him.
30 He is brought to Saul;
32 shews the reason of his confidence;
38 and slays the giant.
55 Saul takes notice of David.
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1 Samuel 17:58  (King James Version)
And Saul said to him, Whose son art thou, thou young man? And David answered, I am the son of thy servant Jesse the Bethlehemite.
 


Whose son
To account for the apparent inconsistency of Saul not knowing David, see the Note at the end of ver
31.

I am the son
12 ; 1 Samuel 16:18 1 Samuel 16:19
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