Hannah Dedicates Samuel

21 When her husband Elkanah went up with all his family to offer the annual(A) sacrifice to the Lord and to fulfill his vow,(B)

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The Three Annual Festivals

14 “Three times(A) a year you are to celebrate a festival to me.

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19 Each year his mother made him a little robe and took it to him when she went up with her husband to offer the annual(A) sacrifice.

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If your father misses me at all, tell him, ‘David earnestly asked my permission(A) to hurry to Bethlehem,(B) his hometown, because an annual(C) sacrifice is being made there for his whole clan.’

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29 He said, ‘Let me go, because our family is observing a sacrifice(A) in the town and my brother has ordered me to be there. If I have found favor in your eyes, let me get away to see my brothers.’ That is why he has not come to the king’s table.”

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The Boy Jesus at the Temple

41 Every year Jesus’ parents went to Jerusalem for the Festival of the Passover.(A)

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