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Like the Nations Around Us

This article was originally published in the Northwest church of Christ’s bulletin, July 23, 2014. Read the original publication

In I Samuel 8:4f, the elders of the tribes of Israel approach an aged Samuel with the demand that he anoint for them a king “to judge us like all the nations.” We are not told in the context of this chapter exactly what motivated this request, though the elders do

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