1 Samuel 16 Devotional Commentary

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1 Samuel 16:7

When Samuel had anointed Saul as king, it was his tall stature and good looks that caught the prophet's attention and yet Saul turned out to be a real disappointment to Samuel, for his heart was not pure before the Lord. Later, when this messenger of God came to anoint one of the sons of Jesse as God's chosen king, we discover that once again Samuel was judging the quality of the Israel's future king by his outward appearance, and not by the inner attitude and read more...