Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And all Israel heard say that Saul had smitten a garrison of the Philistines, and that Israel also was had in abomination with the Philistines. And the people were called together after Saul to Gilgal.
Was had in abomination
Then Jacob said to Simeon and Levi, “You have
brought trouble on me by making me odious among the inhabitants of the land, among the Canaanites and the Perizzites; and my men being few in number, they will gather together against me and attack me and I will be destroyed, I and my household.”
you shall say, ‘Your servants have been
keepers of livestock from our youth even until now, both we and our fathers,’ that you may live in the land of Goshen; for every shepherd is loathsome to the Egyptians.”
They said to them, “ May the Lord look upon you and judge you, for you have made us odious in Pharaoh’s sight and in the sight of his servants, to put a sword in their hand to kill us.”
Then I annihilated the three shepherds in
one month, for my soul was impatient with them, and their soul also was weary of me.
1 Samuel 10:8
you shall go down before me to Gilgal; and behold, I will come down to you to offer burnt offerings and sacrifice peace offerings. You shall wait seven days until I come to you and show you what you should do.”
1 Samuel 11:14
Then Samuel said to the people, “Come and let us go to
Gilgal and renew the kingdom there.”
Then the Lord said to Joshua, “Today I have rolled away
the reproach of Egypt from you.” So the name of that place is called Gilgal to this day.
The alien who is among you shall rise above you higher and higher, but you will go down lower and lower.