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Saul’s Military Victories

47 When Saul became king over Israel, he fought against all his enemies on every side—against Moab, the Ammonites, Edom, the kings of Zobah, and the Philistines. Everywhere he turned he was victorious.[a] 48 He acted valiantly, defeated Amalek, and delivered Israel from those who had been plundering them.

Saul’s Family

49 Saul’s sons included Jonathan, Ishvi, and Malchi-shua. Of his two daughters, the firstborn was named Merab, and the younger one was named Michal.

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  1. 1 Samuel 14:47 Cf. LXX

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