KJV 1SAM7 with Strong's Hebrew/Greek

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7:1 And the men [H582] of Kirjathjearim [H7157] came [H935] , and fetched up [H5927] the ark [H727] of the LORD [H3068] , and brought [H935] it into the house [H1004] of Abinadab [H41] in the hill [H1389] , and sanctified [H6942] Eleazar [H499] his son [H1121] to keep [H8104] the ark [H727] of the LORD [H3068] .

7:2 And it came to pass, while [H3117] the ark [H727] abode [H3427] in Kirjathjearim [H7157] , that the time [H3117] was long [H7235] ; for it was twenty [H6242] years [H8141] : and all the house [H1004] of Israel [H3478] lamented [H5091] after [H310] the LORD [H3068] .

7:3 And Samuel [H8050] spake [H559] unto all the house [H1004] of Israel [H3478] , saying [H559] , If ye do return [H7725] unto the LORD [H3068] with all your hearts [H3824] , [then] put away [H5493] the strange [H5236] gods [H430] and Ashtaroth [H6252] from among [H8432] you, and prepare [H3559] your hearts [H3824] unto the LORD [H3068] , and serve [H5647] him only: and he will deliver [H5337] you out of the hand [H3027] of the Philistines [H6430] .

7:4 Then the children [H1121] of Israel [H3478] did put away [H5493] Baalim [H1168] and Ashtaroth [H6252] , and served [H5647] the LORD [H3068] only.

7:5 And Samuel [H8050] said [H559] , Gather [H6908] all Israel [H3478] to Mizpeh [H4708] , and I will pray [H6419] for you unto the LORD [H3068] .

7:6 And they gathered together [H6908] to Mizpeh [H4709] , and drew [H7579] water [H4325] , and poured [it] out [H8210] before [H6440] the LORD [H3068] , and fasted [H6684] on that day [H3117] , and said [H559] there, We have sinned [H2398] against the LORD [H3068] . And Samuel [H8050] judged [H8199] the children [H1121] of Israel [H3478] in Mizpeh [H4708] .

7:7 And when the Philistines [H6430] heard [H8085] that the children [H1121] of Israel [H3478] were gathered together [H6908] to Mizpeh [H4708] , the lords [H5633] of the Philistines [H6430] went up [H5927] against Israel [H3478] . And when the children [H1121] of Israel [H3478] heard [H8085] [it], they were afraid [H3372] of [H6440] the Philistines [H6430] .

7:8 And the children [H1121] of Israel [H3478] said [H559] to Samuel [H8050] , Cease [H2790] not to cry [H2199] unto the LORD [H3068] our God [H430] for us, that he will save [H3467] us out of the hand [H3027] of the Philistines [H6430] .(Cease: Heb. Be not silent from us from crying)

7:9 And Samuel [H8050] took [H3947] a [H259] sucking [H2461] lamb [H2924] , and offered [H5927] [it for] a burnt offering [H5930] wholly [H3632] unto the LORD [H3068] : and Samuel [H8050] cried [H2199] unto the LORD [H3068] for Israel [H3478] ; and the LORD [H3068] heard [H6030] him.(heard: or, answered)

7:10 And as Samuel [H8050] was offering up [H5927] the burnt offering [H5930] , the Philistines [H6430] drew near [H5066] to battle [H4421] against Israel [H3478] : but the LORD [H3068] thundered [H7481] with a great [H1419] thunder [H6963] on that day [H3117] upon the Philistines [H6430] , and discomfited [H2000] them; and they were smitten [H5062] before [H6440] Israel [H3478] .

7:11 And the men [H582] of Israel [H3478] went out [H3318] of Mizpeh [H4709] , and pursued [H7291] the Philistines [H6430] , and smote [H5221] them, until [they came] under Bethcar [H1033] .

7:12 Then Samuel [H8050] took [H3947] a [H259] stone [H68] , and set [H7760] [it] between Mizpeh [H4709] and Shen [H8129] , and called [H7121] the name [H8034] of it Ebenezer [H72] , saying [H559] , Hitherto hath the LORD [H3068] helped [H5826] us.(Ebenezer: that is, The stone of help)

7:13 So the Philistines [H6430] were subdued [H3665] , and they came [H935] no more [H3254] into the coast [H1366] of Israel [H3478] : and the hand [H3027] of the LORD [H3068] was against the Philistines [H6430] all the days [H3117] of Samuel [H8050] .

7:14 And the cities [H5892] which the Philistines [H6430] had taken [H3947] from Israel [H3478] were restored [H7725] to Israel [H3478] , from Ekron [H6138] even unto Gath [H1661] ; and the coasts [H1366] thereof did Israel [H3478] deliver [H5337] out of the hands [H3027] of the Philistines [H6430] . And there was peace [H7965] between Israel [H3478] and the Amorites [H567] .

7:15 And Samuel [H8050] judged [H8199] Israel [H3478] all the days [H3117] of his life [H2416] .

7:16 And he went [H1980] from [H1767] year [H8141] to year [H8141] in circuit [H5437] to Bethel [H1008] , and Gilgal [H1537] , and Mizpeh [H4709] , and judged [H8199] Israel [H3478] in all those places [H4725] .(in circuit: Heb. and he circuited)

7:17 And his return [H8666] [was] to Ramah [H7414] ; for there [was] his house [H1004] ; and there he judged [H8199] Israel [H3478] ; and there he built [H1129] an altar [H4196] unto the LORD [H3068] .