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1 Samuel 4:18 CSB

18 When he mentioned the ark of God, Eli fell backwards off the chair by the city gate, and since he was old and heavy, his neck broke and he died. Eli had judged Israel 40 years.

Study tools for 1 Samuel 4:18

  • a 4:1 - LXX reads In those days the Philistines gathered together to fight against Israel, and Israel went out to engage them in battle. They
  • b 4:1 - 1 Sm 7:12
  • c 4:3 - Or He
  • d 4:4 - Ex 25:22; Nm 7:89
  • e 4:7 - Lit yesterday or the day before
  • f 4:12 - 1 Sm 8:11; Jos 7:22
  • g 4:15 - Lit his eyes stood; 1 Kg 14:4
  • h 4:16 - LXX reads camp
  • i 4:20 - LXX reads And in her time of delivery, she was about to die
  • j 4:20 - Gn 35:16-19
  • k 4:21 - Where is Glory?