10:13 breach of faith. In 10:1–12, Saul’s demise is seen to be the result of divine judgment. Saul died because he had been unfaithful to the Lord by failing to “keep the command” and to “seek guidance” from God. Saul’s consultation with the medium at En-dor (strictly forbidden in Deut. 18:9–14) was the climax of his failures (1 Sam. 28).