Thus Jesse made seven of his sons pass before Samuel. And Samuel said to Jesse, “The Lord has not chosen these.” And Samuel said to Jesse, “Are all the young men here?” Then he said, “There remains yet the youngest, and there he is, keeping the sheep.” 1 Sam 16:10-11
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The shepherds north of Bethlehem raised sheep destined for Levitical use in sacrifices. Continue reading