New International Version
Saul also went to his home in Gibeah, accompanied by valiant men whose hearts God had touched.
King James Bible
And Saul also went home to Gibeah; and there went with him a band of men, whose hearts God had touched.
Darby Bible Translation
And Saul also went home to Gibeah; and with him went the band, whose hearts God had touched.
World English Bible
Saul also went to his house to Gibeah; and there went with him the army, whose hearts God had touched.
Young's Literal Translation
And also Saul hath gone to his house, to Gibeah, and the force go with him whose heart God hath touched;
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
A band of men - Not a military band, as I imagine, but some secret friends, or companions, who were personally attached to him. Others think that all the men fit to bear arms are intended; but this seems inconsistent with the life that Saul led for some time afterwards; for he appears to have gone into his agricultural concerns, and waited for a call from the Divine providence. See 1 Samuel 11:5.
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'And Samuel called the people together unto the Lord to Mizpeh; 18. And said unto the children of Israel, Thus saith the Lord God of Israel, I brought up Israel out of Egypt, and delivered you out of the hand of the Egyptians, and out of the hand of all kingdoms, and of them that oppressed you; 19. And ye have this day rejected your God, who Himself saved you out of all your adversities and your tribulations; and ye have said unto Him, Nay, but set a king over us. Now therefore present yourselves …
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1 Samuel 11:4
When the messengers came to Gibeah of Saul and reported these terms to the people, they all wept aloud.
1 Samuel 13:2
Saul chose three thousand men from Israel; two thousand were with him at Mikmash and in the hill country of Bethel, and a thousand were with Jonathan at Gibeah in Benjamin. The rest of the men he sent back to their homes.
1 Samuel 15:34
Then Samuel left for Ramah, but Saul went up to his home in Gibeah of Saul.
They go over the pass, and say, "We will camp overnight at Geba." Ramah trembles; Gibeah of Saul flees.
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