|Overview - 1 Samuel 5|
|1||The Philistines having brought the ark into Ashdod, set it in the house of Dagon.|
|3||Dagon is smitten down and cut in pieces, and they of Ashdod smitten with emerods.|
|8||So God deals with them of Gath, when it was brought thither;|
|10||and so with them of Ekron, when it was brought thither.|
1 Samuel 5:10 (King James Version)
Therefore they sent the ark of God to Ekron. And it came to pass, as the ark of God came to Ekron, that the Ekronites cried out, saying, They have brought about the ark of the God of Israel to us, to slay us and our people.