Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For, lo, thou shalt conceive, and bear a son; and no rasor shall come on his head: for the child shall be a Nazarite unto God from the womb: and he shall begin to deliver Israel out of the hand of the Philistines.
“Speak to the sons of Israel and say to them, ‘When a man or woman makes a
special vow, the vow of a Nazirite, to dedicate himself to the Lord,
1 Samuel 1:11
made a vow and said, “O Lord of hosts, if You will indeed look on the affliction of Your maidservant and remember me, and not forget Your maidservant, but will give Your maidservant a son, then I will give him to the Lord all the days of his life, and a razor shall never come on his head.”
1 Samuel 7:13
So the Philistines were subdued and they did not come anymore within the border of Israel. And the hand of the Lord was against the Philistines all the days of Samuel.
2 Samuel 8:1
Now after this it came about that David defeated the Philistines and subdued them; and David took control of the chief city from the hand of the Philistines.
1 Chronicles 18:1
Now after this
it came about that David defeated the Philistines and subdued them and took Gath and its towns from the hand of the Philistines.
he judged Israel twenty years in the days of the Philistines.