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Saul and David
Saul and David (1 Samuel 16:14 - 1 Samuel 16:23)
16:14 
But the spirit of the LORD departed from Saul, and an evil spirit from the LORD troubled him.
 
16:15 
And Saul's servants said unto him, Behold now, an evil spirit from God troubleth thee.
 
16:16 
Let our lord now command thy servants, which are before thee, to seek out a man, who is a cunning player on an harp: and it shall come to pass, when the evil spirit from God is upon thee, that he shall play with his hand, and thou shalt be well.
 
16:17 
And Saul said unto his servants, Provide me now a man that can play well, and bring him to me.
 
16:18 
Then answered one of the servants, and said, Behold, I have seen a son of Jesse the Bethlehemite, that is cunning in playing, and a mighty valiant man, and a man of war, and prudent in matters, and a comely person, and the LORD is with him.
 
16:19 
Wherefore Saul sent messengers unto Jesse, and said, Send me David thy son, which is with the sheep.
 
16:20 
And Jesse took an ass laden with bread, and a bottle of wine, and a kid, and sent them by David his son unto Saul.
 
16:21 
And David came to Saul, and stood before him: and he loved him greatly; and he became his armourbearer.
 
16:22 
And Saul sent to Jesse, saying, Let David, I pray thee, stand before me; for he hath found favour in my sight.
 
16:23 
And it came to pass, when the evil spirit from God was upon Saul, that David took an harp, and played with his hand: so Saul was refreshed, and was well, and the evil spirit departed from him.
 
David and Goliath (1 Samuel 17:1 - 1 Samuel 18:5)
17:1 
Now the Philistines gathered together their armies to battle, and were gathered together at Shochoh, which belongeth to Judah, and pitched between Shochoh and Azekah, in Ephesdammim.
17:2 
And Saul and the men of Israel were gathered together, and pitched by the valley of Elah, and set the battle in array against the Philistines.
17:3 
And the Philistines stood on a mountain on the one side, and Israel stood on a mountain on the other side: and there was a valley between them.
 
17:4 
And there went out a champion out of the camp of the Philistines, named Goliath, of Gath, whose height was six cubits and a span.
17:5 
And he had an helmet of brass upon his head, and he was armed with a coat of mail; and the weight of the coat was five thousand shekels of brass.
 
17:6 
And he had greaves of brass upon his legs, and a target of brass between his shoulders.
 
17:7 
And the staff of his spear was like a weaver's beam; and his spear's head weighed six hundred shekels of iron: and one bearing a shield went before him.
 
17:8 
And he stood and cried unto the armies of Israel, and said unto them, Why are ye come out to set your battle in array? am not I a Philistine, and ye servants to Saul? choose you a man for you, and let him come down to me.
 
17:9 
If he be able to fight with me, and to kill me, then will we be your servants: but if I prevail against him, and kill him, then shall ye be our servants, and serve us.
 
17:10 
And the Philistine said, I defy the armies of Israel this day; give me a man, that we may fight together.
 

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