Who was Eli?
The high priest of Israel who also served as a judge
Who was the first high priest?
From whom did Eli descend?
From Ithamar, Aaron's youngest son
Who was Elkanah?
Whee did Elkanah take his family to worship and sacrifice?
To the tabernacle at Shiloh
What we're the names of Elkanah's wives?
Hannah and Peninnah
What wears Hannah's greatest sorrow?
She had no child
To whom did she tell her sorrow?
Where was Hannah when she spoke to God about he desire for a child?
Before Eli the high priest at Shiloh
What did Eli tank when he saw Hannah praying?
He thought she was drunk
Why was Hannah's vow when she prayed for a son?
That she would give her son back to God
How did God answer Hannah's prayer for a son?
Samuel was born
Did Hannah keep her promise to God?
Yes, when Samuel was weaned, she took him to Eli and left him in Shiloh
Name Eli's sons who hated God's sacrifice.
Hophni and Phinehas
Why did God judge Eli?
He did not restrain his sons
What was Eli's judgement?
His descendants would not remain in the priesthood, and his own sons would be killed
In what chapter of 1 Samuel is Hannah's praise to God recorded?
What chapter of 1 Samuel records God's first speaking to the boy Samuel?