1 Samuel 8:5; 1 Samuel 8:19-20
“Look,” they told him, “you are now old, and your sons are not like you. Give us a king to judge us like all the other nations have.”
But the people refused to listen to Samuel’s warning. “Even so, we still want a king,” they said.
“We want to be like the nations around us. Our king will judge us and lead us into battle.”