Gathered at Mizpah...Again! This time it was not a
rededication, it was the beginning of a new way of life.
"But you have now rejected your
God, who saves you out of all your calamities and
distresses. And you have said, 'No, set a king over us.' So
now present yourselves before the Lord by your tribes and
(I Samuel 10:19)
of revealing (not choosing)
the new king! From all Israel Benjamin was chosen. From Benjamin
Matri's clan was
chosen. From Matri's clan Saul was chosen.