I Samuel Chapter 1
Distributed by: KJV Bible Studies
Introduction: We begin a new study this week on the book of I Samuel. The story begins with the introduction of Elkanah, a man from the tribe of Ephraim who lived in the city of Ramah.
I. The Mother Of Samuel
1 Sam 1:1 Now there was a certain man of Ramathaimzophim, of mount Ephraim, and his name was Elkanah, the son of Jeroham, the son of Elihu, the son of Tohu, the son of Zuph, an Ephrathite:
1 Sam 1:2 And he had two wives; the name of the one was Hannah, and the name of the other Peninnah: and Peninnah had children, but Hannah had no children.
Hannah’s husband was Elkanah, a man who lived in Ramah in the land of Zuph. He was from the tribe of Ephraim. He had two wives, Hannah, and Peninnah. The first man guilty of polygamy recorded in the bible was Lamech.
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