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where the ark of God was, and Samuel was laid down to sleep;
SA1 3:4 That the LORD called Samuel: and he answered, Here am I.
SA1 3:5 And he ran unto Eli, and said, Here am I; for thou calledst me.
And he said, I called not; lie down again. And he went and lay down.
SA1 3:6 And the LORD called yet again, Samuel. And Samuel arose and
went to Eli, and said, Here am I; for thou didst call me. And he
answered, I called not, my son; lie down again.
SA1 3:7 Now Samuel did not yet know the LORD, neither was the word of
the LORD yet revealed unto him.
SA1 3:8 And the LORD called Samuel again the third time. And he arose
and went to Eli, and said, Here am I; for thou didst call me. And Eli
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