As surely as the LORD lives who delivers Israel, even if it is my son Jonathan, he must die!" But not one of the troops said a word.
Cross References1 Samuel 14:24
Now the men of Israel were in distress that day, for Saul had placed the troops under an oath, saying, "Cursed is the man who eats any food before evening, before I have taken vengeance on my enemies." So none of the troops tasted any food.
1 Samuel 14:40
Then Saul said to all Israel, "You stand on one side, and I and my son Jonathan will stand on the other side." And the troops replied, "Do what seems good to you."
1 Samuel 14:44
And Saul declared "May God punish me, and ever so severely, if you, Jonathan, do not surely die!"
2 Samuel 12:5
David burned with anger against the man and said to Nathan: "As surely as the LORD lives, the man who did this deserves to die!
Chapter Outline1. Jonathan goes and miraculously smites the Philistine's garrison
15. A divine terror makes them beat themselves
17. Saul, not staying the priest's answer, sets on them
21. The captivated Hebrews, and the hidden Israelites, join against them.
24. Saul's unadvised adjuration hinders the victory
31. He restrains the people from eating blood
35. He builds an altar
37. Jonathan, taken by lot, is save by the people
47. Saul's victories, strength, and family
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1 Samuel 14:24, 44
1 Samuel 19:6
1 Samuel 20:31
1 Samuel 22:16
1 Samuel 28:10
2 Samuel 12:5
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