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1 Samuel 13:1 CSB

Saul's Failure

1 Saul was 30 yearsa old when he became king, and he reigned 42 yearsb over Israel.c

References for 1 Samuel 13:1

    • a 13:1 - Some LXX mss; MT reads was one year
    • b 13:1 - Text emended to 42; MT reads two years
    • c 13:1 - Some LXX mss omit v. 1

      Study tools for 1 Samuel 13:1

      • a 13:1 - Some LXX mss; MT reads was one year
      • b 13:1 - Text emended to 42; MT reads two years
      • c 13:1 - Some LXX mss omit v. 1
      • d 13:3 - Or governor
      • e 13:3 - LXX reads The slaves have revolted
      • f 13:3 - Nm 10:9; Jdg 3:27; 6:34
      • g 13:4 - Or governor
      • h 13:4 - Gn 34:25-30; 2 Sm 10:6
      • i 13:5 - One LXX ms, Syr; MT reads 30,000
      • j 13:5 - LXX reads Michmash, opposite Beth-horon to the south
      • k 13:6 - Jdg 6:2
      • l 13:14 - Lit man according to His heart
      • m 13:14 - 1 Sm 16:7; Ac 13:22
      • n 13:15 - LXX reads Samuel left Gilgal and went on his way, and the rest of the people followed Saul to join the people in his army. They went
      • o 13:20 - LXX; MT reads plowshares
      • p 13:21 - Lit was a pim; about 1/4 ounce of silver