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1 Samuel 15:2 GNT

2 He is going to punish the people of Amalek because their ancestors opposed the Israelites when they were coming from Egypt. 1

References for 1 Samuel 15:2

    • 24 15:2 - 15.2 Ex 17.8-14; Dt 25.17-19.

      Study tools for 1 Samuel 15:2

      • 1 15:1 - 15.1 1 S 10.1.
      • 2 15:2 - 15.2 Ex 17.8-14; Dt 25.17-19.
      • 3 15:27 - 15.27, 28 1 S 28.17; 1 K 11.30, 31.
      • a 15:9 - [One ancient translation] the best calves and lambs; [Hebrew unclear.]
      • b 15:9 - [Some ancient translations] useless or worthless; [Hebrew unclear.]
      • c 15:15 - destroyed completely: [These animals had been unconditionally dedicated to the Lord and had to be destroyed (see Lv 27.28).]
      • d 15:32 - trembling with fear . . . die; [or] confidently, thinking to himself, "Surely the bitter danger of death is past!"