1 Samuel 2:35

35 I will raise up for myself a faithful priest, who will do according to what is in my heart and mind. I will firmly establish his priestly house, and they will minister before my anointed one always.

1 Samuel 2:35 in Other Translations

KJV
35 And I will raise me up a faithful priest, that shall do according to that which is in mine heart and in my mind: and I will build him a sure house; and he shall walk before mine anointed for ever.
ESV
35 And I will raise up for myself a faithful priest, who shall do according to what is in my heart and in my mind. And I will build him a sure house, and he shall go in and out before my anointed forever.
NLT
35 “Then I will raise up a faithful priest who will serve me and do what I desire. I will establish his family, and they will be priests to my anointed kings forever.
MSG
35 Then I'll establish for myself a true priest. He'll do what I want him to do, be what I want him to be. I'll make his position secure and he'll do his work freely in the service of my anointed one.
CSB
35 " 'Then I will raise up a faithful priest for Myself. He will do whatever is in My heart and mind. I will establish a lasting dynasty for him, and he will walk before My anointed one for all time.

1 Samuel 2:35 In-Context

33 Every one of you that I do not cut off from serving at my altar I will spare only to destroy your sight and sap your strength, and all your descendants will die in the prime of life.
34 “ ‘And what happens to your two sons, Hophni and Phinehas, will be a sign to you—they will both die on the same day.
35 I will raise up for myself a faithful priest, who will do according to what is in my heart and mind. I will firmly establish his priestly house, and they will minister before my anointed one always.
36 Then everyone left in your family line will come and bow down before him for a piece of silver and a loaf of bread and plead, “Appoint me to some priestly office so I can have food to eat.” ’ ”

Cross References 2

  • 1. 1 Samuel 12:3; 2 Samuel 8:17; 2 Samuel 20:25; 1 Kings 1:8,32; 1 Kings 2:35; 1 Kings 4:4; 1 Chronicles 16:39; 1 Chronicles 29:22; Ezekiel 44:15-16
  • 2. 1 Samuel 9:16; 1 Samuel 10:1; 1 Samuel 16:13; 2 Samuel 2:4; 2 Samuel 12:7; 2 Samuel 23:1; 1 Kings 1:34; Psalms 89:20; 2 Samuel 7:11,27; 1 Kings 11:38
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