King James Version

1 Samuel 2:29–31

29 Wherefore ykick ye at my sacrifice and at mine offering, which I have commanded in my zhabitation; and honourest thy sons above me, to make yourselves fat with the chiefest of all the offerings of Israel my people? 30 Wherefore the Lord God of Israel saith, aI said indeed that thy house, and the house of thy father, should walk before me for ever: but now the Lord saith, bBe it far from me; for them that honour me cI will honour, and dthey that despise me shall be lightly esteemed. 31 Behold, ethe days come, that I will cut off thine arm, and the arm of thy father’s house, that there shall not be an old man in thine house.

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Deut. 26:15. & 33:27 (Heb.). ver. 32. 1 Chr. 4:41. Ps. 26:8. & 68:5. Comp. Deut. 12:5, 6.


Comp. Jer. 18:9, 10.


Comp. Mal. 2:9.


1 Kin. 2:27. Comp. ch. 4:11, 18, 20. & 22:18, &c.