So Saulsaid to his servants, "Provide for me now a man who can playwell and bring him to me."
Then one of the youngmensaid, "Behold, I have seen a son of Jesse the Bethlehemite who is a skillfulmusician, 1a mightyman of valor, a warrior, one prudent in speech, and a handsomeman; and 2the LORD is with him."
So Saulsentmessengers to Jesse and said, "Send me your sonDavidwho is with the flock."
20Jesse3took a donkey loaded with bread and a jug of wine and a younggoat, and sent them to Saul by David his son.
Then Davidcame to Saul and a4attended him; and bSaul loved him greatly, and he became his armorbearer.
22Saulsent to Jesse, saying, "Let Davidnowstandbefore me, for he has foundfavor in my sight."
So it came about whenever 5the evil spirit from Godcame to Saul, David would take the harp and play it with his hand; and Saul would be refreshed and be well, and the evilspirit would depart from him.