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1 Samuel 15:23 CSB

23 For rebellion is like the sin of divination, and defiance is like wickedness and idolatry. Because you have rejected the word of the Lord, He has rejected you as king.a

References for 1 Samuel 15:23

      Study tools for 1 Samuel 15:23

      • a 15:2 - LXX reads I will avenge
      • b 15:2 - Ex 17:8-16; Nm 24:20; Dt 25:17-19
      • c 15:3 - Jos 6:17-21
      • d 15:9 - LXX, Syr, Tg; Hb reads and the second
      • e 15:14 - Lit sheep in my ears
      • f 15:15 - Ex 32:21-24
      • g 15:17 - 1 Sm 9:21
      • h 15:18 - 1 Sm 15:3
      • i 15:19 - 1 Sm 14:32
      • j 15:20 - Lit answered Samuel
      • k 15:22 - Ps 40:6-8; 51:16-17; Heb 10:5-7
      • l 15:23 - 1 Sm 8:7
      • m 15:24 - Nm 22:34; 2 Sm 12:13; Ps 51:3-4
      • n 15:28 - 1 Kg 11:30-36
      • o 15:29 - Nm 23:19
      • p 15:32 - Hb obscure
      • q 15:32 - LXX reads Is death bitter in this way?