New International Version
Eli answered, "Go in peace, and may the God of Israel grant you what you have asked of him."
King James Bible
Then Eli answered and said, Go in peace: and the God of Israel grant thee thy petition that thou hast asked of him.
Darby Bible Translation
And Eli answered and said, Go in peace; and the God of Israel grant thee thy petition which thou hast asked of him.
World English Bible
Then Eli answered, "Go in peace; and may the God of Israel grant your petition that you have asked of him."
Young's Literal Translation
And Eli answereth and saith, 'Go in peace, and the God of Israel doth give thy petition which thou hast asked of Him.'
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Grant thee thy petition - He was satisfied he had formed a wrong judgment, and by it had added to the distress of one already sufficiently distressed.
The fact that Eli supposed her to be drunken, and the other of the conduct of Eli's sons already mentioned, prove that religion was at this time at a very low ebb in Shiloh; for it seems drunken women did come to the place, and lewd women were to be found there.
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He said to her, "Daughter, your faith has healed you. Go in peace and be freed from your suffering."
Jesus said to the woman, "Your faith has saved you; go in peace."
Isaac prayed to the LORD on behalf of his wife, because she was childless. The LORD answered his prayer, and his wife Rebekah became pregnant.
The priest answered them, "Go in peace. Your journey has the LORD's approval."
1 Samuel 1:16
Do not take your servant for a wicked woman; I have been praying here out of my great anguish and grief."
1 Samuel 1:23
"Do what seems best to you," her husband Elkanah told her. "Stay here until you have weaned him; only may the LORD make good his word." So the woman stayed at home and nursed her son until she had weaned him.
1 Samuel 25:35
Then David accepted from her hand what she had brought him and said, "Go home in peace. I have heard your words and granted your request."
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