Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
1 Samuel 8:6
But the thing displeased Samuel when they said, Give us a king to judge us. And Samuel prayed to LORD.
1 Samuel 12:17
Is it not wheat harvest today? I will call to LORD that he may send thunder and rain, and ye shall know and see that your wickedness is great, which ye have done in the sight of LORD in asking a king for you.
For from the top of the rocks I see him, and from the hills I behold him. Lo, it is a people that dwells alone, and shall not be reckoned among the nations.
When thou have come to the land which LORD thy God gives thee, and shall possess it, and shall dwell in it, and shall say, I will set a king over me like all the nations that are round about me,
Where now is thy king, that he may save thee in all thy cities, and thy judges, of whom thou said, Give me a king and rulers?
And afterward they asked for a king, and God gave them Saul the son of Kish, a man of the tribe of Benjamin, for forty years.
1 Samuel 8:20
that we also may be like all the nations, and that our king may judge us, and go out before us, and fight our battles.