|Overview - 1 Samuel 7|
|1||They of Kirjath-jearim bring the ark into the house of Abinadab, and sanctify Eleazar, his son to keep it.|
|2||After twenty years,|
|3||the Israelites, by Samuel's means, solemnly repent at Mizpeh.|
|7||While Samuel prays and sacrifices, the Lord discomfits the Philistines by thunder at Eben-ezer.|
|13||The Philistines are subdued.|
|15||Samuel judges Israel.|
1 Samuel 7:11 (King James Version)
And the men of Israel went out of Mizpeh, and pursued the Philistines, and smote them, until they came under Bethcar.
- This place was probably situated in the tribe of Dan. Josephus calls it [ ;] the LXX. [ ;] Targum, Beth-saron; Syriac and Arabic Beth-jasan; by which Houbigant supposes is meant Beth-shan.