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9:6 there is a man of God in this city. That Saul is unaware of the presence and reputation of the man of God or has not thought of consulting him reflects negatively on his judgment.
all that he says comes true. The man of God is Samuel, of whom it is said in 3:19 that the Lord “let none of his words fall to the ground.”