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SA1 2:17 Wherefore the sin of the young men was very great before the
LORD: for men abhorred the offering of the LORD.
SA1 2:18 But Samuel ministered before the LORD, being a child, girded
with a linen ephod.
SA1 2:19 Moreover his mother made him a little coat, and brought it to
him from year to year, when she came up with her husband to offer the
SA1 2:20 And Eli blessed Elkanah and his wife, and said, The LORD give
thee seed of this woman for the loan which is lent to the LORD. And they
went unto their own home.
King James Bible