The Morgan Crusader Bible of Louis IX or Maciejowski Bible or The Bible of Shah Abbas

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Samuel's Prophecy Fulfilled:
Samuel's prophecy of the doom of the house of Eli is fulfilled with terrible consequences—thirty thousand men are killed. The Israelites are routed and massacred by the Philistines. The wicked sons of Eli lie slain by arrow and sword beneath the hooves of retreating horses. (1 Samuel 4:5–11)

All is Lost:
The Ark of the Covenant is captured and borne away by victorious Philistines. (1 Samuel 4:11)

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