Whenthou art departedfrom me to day, thenthoushaltfind two men by Rachel’ssepulchre in the border of Benjamin at Zelzah; and theywill say untothee, The asseswhichthouwentest to seek are found: and, lo, thy fatherhathleft the care of the asses, and sorroweth for you, saying, Whatshall I do for my son?
Thenshaltthou go on forwardfromthence, and thoushaltcome to the plain of Tabor, and thereshallmeettheethree men going up to God to Bethel, one carryingthreekids, and anothercarryingthreeloaves of bread, and anothercarrying a bottle of wine:
Afterthatthoushaltcome to the hill of God, where is the garrison of the Philistines: and it shallcome to pass, whenthou art comethither to the city, thatthoushaltmeet a company of prophetscomingdownfrom the highplacewith a psaltery, and a tabret, and a pipe, and a harp, beforethem; and theyshallprophesy:
And thoushalt go downbefore me to Gilgal; and, behold, I willcomedownuntothee, to offerburntofferings, and to sacrificesacrifices of peaceofferings: sevendaysshaltthoutarry, till I come to thee, and shewtheewhatthoushalt do.
And it came to pass, when all thatknew him beforetime saw that, behold, he prophesiedamong the prophets, then the peoplesaid one to another, What is thisthat is comeunto the son of Kish? Is Saulalsoamong the prophets?
And saidunto the children of Israel, Thussaith the LORD God of Israel, I brought up Israel out of Egypt, and delivered you out of the hand of the Egyptians, and out of the hand of all kingdoms, and of themthatoppressed you:
And ye havethis day rejectedyour God, who himselfsaved you out of all youradversities and yourtribulations; and ye havesaidunto him, Nay, but set a kingover us. Now thereforepresentyourselvesbefore the LORD by yourtribes, and by yourthousands.