|Overview - 1 Samuel 30|
|1||The Amalekites spoil Ziklag.|
|4||David asking counsel, is encouraged by God to pursue them.|
|11||By the means of a revived Egyptian he is brought to the enemies, and recovers all the spoil.|
|22||David's law to divide the spoil equally between them that fight and them that keep the stuff.|
|26||He sends presents to his friends.|
1 Samuel 30:27 (King James Version)
To them which were in Bethel, and to them which were in south Ramoth, and to them which were in Jattir,
- Probably not the celebrated city of this name, but Bethul a city of Simeon, ( Joshua 19:4, ,)supposed to be the same as Bethelia, mentioned by Sozomen as belonging to Gaza, well peopled, and having several temples remarkable for their structure and antiquity; and which Jerome says, in his life of Hilarion, was five short days' journey from Pelusium.
- Genesis 28:19 ; Joshua 16:2 ; Judges 1:22 Judges 1:23 ; 1 Kings 12:29
- south Ramoth
- A city of Simeon; so called to distinguish it from Ramoth Gilead beyond Jordan.
- Joshua 19:8
- Joshua 15:48 ; 21:14