But go you now unto my place which was in Shiloh, where I set my name at the first, and see what I did to it for the wickedness of my people Israel.
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George Leo Haydock
Beginning, under Josue. (Haydock)
The sins of a few priests caused this place to be abandoned, (1 Kings ii. 22., and iii. 4., and Psalm lxxvii. 60.) and shall the crimes of a whole people escape? (Calmet)
It is true, that place and Jerusalem were once sanctified: but the people being criminal, God retires. (Worthington)