New International Version
At that time I will carry out against Eli everything I spoke against his family--from beginning to end.
King James Bible
In that day I will perform against Eli all things which I have spoken concerning his house: when I begin, I will also make an end.
Darby Bible Translation
In that day I will perform against Eli all that I have spoken concerning his house; I will begin and make an end.
World English Bible
In that day I will perform against Eli all that I have spoken concerning his house, from the beginning even to the end.
Young's Literal Translation
In that day I establish unto Eli all that I have spoken unto his house, beginning and completing;
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
I will perform - all things which I have spoken - That is, what He had declared by the prophet, whose message is related 1 Samuel 2:27, etc.
When I begin, I will also make an end - I will not delay the execution of my purpose: when I begin, nothing shall deter me from bringing all my judgments to a conclusion.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
I will perform
when I begin, etc. [heb] beginning and ending
"And the Lord came, and stood, and called as at other times, Samuel; Samuel. Then Samuel answered, Speak; for Thy servant heareth."--1 Samuel iii. 10. In the narrative of which these words form part, we have a remarkable instance of a Divine call, and the manner in which it is our duty to meet it. Samuel was from a child brought to the house of the Lord; and in due time he was called to a sacred office, and made a prophet. He was called, and he forthwith answered the call. God said, "Samuel, …
John Henry Newman—Parochial and Plain Sermons, Vol. VIII
Samuel, the Little Server
Thoughts Upon Self-Denyal.
1 Samuel 2:27
Now a man of God came to Eli and said to him, "This is what the LORD says: 'Did I not clearly reveal myself to your ancestor's family when they were in Egypt under Pharaoh?
Then all people will know that I the LORD have drawn my sword from its sheath; it will not return again.'
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