46 Then Saul went up from [a]pursuing the Philistines, and the Philistines went to their own place.

Constant Warfare

47 Now when Saul had taken the kingdom over Israel, he fought against all his enemies on every side, against Moab, (A)the sons of Ammon, Edom, (B)the kings of Zobah, and (C)the Philistines; and wherever he turned, he [b]inflicted punishment. 48 He acted valiantly and [c](D)defeated the Amalekites, and delivered Israel from the hands of [d]those who plundered them.

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  1. 1 Samuel 14:46 Lit after
  2. 1 Samuel 14:47 Or condemned
  3. 1 Samuel 14:48 Lit smote
  4. 1 Samuel 14:48 Lit its plunderers