Assignment 1

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Old Testament Narrative - 1 Samuel 3:1-21

Study 1 Samuel 3:1-21 and make as many observations as you can. Mark the observations on a printed copy of the text. Use additional paper as needed. Then identify the literary context and the historical context. Then, explain how the narrative fits into the overall story of the book. Use a Bible dictionary or commentary if necessary to help you determine the main story line of the book. Next take the steps of the Interpretive Journey. Complete each of the five steps, writing out one or more statements for each step.

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