19 God struck down the men of Beth-shemesh because they looked inside the ark of the Lord.abHe struck down 70 men [out of] 50,000 men.c The people wept because the Lord struck them with a great slaughter.

References for 1 Samuel 6:19

    • m 6:19 - LXX reads But the sons of Jeconiah did not rejoice with the men of Beth-shemesh when they saw the ark of the Lord.
    • n 6:19 - Nm 4:15-20; 2 Sm 6:7
    • o 6:19 - Some Hb mss, Josephus read 70 men