Then said the woman, Whom shall I bring up unto you? And he said, Bring me up Samuel.
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George Leo Haydock
Samuel. Here we behold the antiquity of necromancy, which is a proof that people believed the soul's immortality; animas responsa daturas. (Horace, i. sat. 8.) (Calmet)
Protestants sometimes deny (Haydock) that souls appear again, contrary to this history and Matthew xvii. (St. Augustine) (Worthington)