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to David to Keilah, that he came down with an ephod in his hand.
SA1 23:7 And it was told Saul that David was come to Keilah. And Saul
said, God hath delivered him into mine hand; for he is shut in, by
entering into a town that hath gates and bars.
SA1 23:8 And Saul called all the people together to war, to go down to
Keilah, to besiege David and his men.
SA1 23:9 And David knew that Saul secretly practised mischief against
him; and he said to Abiathar the priest, Bring hither the ephod.
SA1 23:10 Then said David, O LORD God of Israel, thy servant hath
certainly heard that Saul seeketh to come to Keilah, to destroy the city
for my sake.
King James Bible