He sought the sanctuary at Nob, where he had been wont to consult the priestly oracle (xxii.
The tradition that David slew Goliath, brought his head to Jerusalem, and deposited his sword in Nob (xvii., cf.
But it is clear that Nob (I Sam.
Like the teraphim it was part of the common stock of Hebrew cult; it is borne (rather than worn) by persons acting in a priestly character (Samuel at Shiloh, priests of Nob, David), it is part of the worship of individuals (Gideon at Ophrah), and is found in a private shrine with a lay attendant (Micah; Judg.
Chinatown, at the foot of Nob Hill, covers some twelve city blocks, and with its temples, rich bazaars, strange life and show of picturesque colours and customs, it is to strangers one of the most interesting portions of the city.
It is evidently regarded as the one which had been in Nob (I Sam.
9), and the presence of the priests at Nob is no less clearly regarded as the sequel of the fall of Shiloh.
5.; Goliath's sword lying behind the "ephod " or plated image at Nob, I Sam.
ro after the affair at Nob.
5) and by the priest Abiathar, the only survivor of a terrible massacre by which Saul took revenge for the favours which David had received at the sanctuary of Nob.
An intricate historical problem is involved at the outset in the famous ephod, which the priest Abiathar brought in his hand when he fled to David after the massacre of the priests of Nob.
9, where Goliath's sword is wrapped in a cloth in the sanctuary of Nob behind the ephod.
Ebyathar, "the [divine] father is preeminent"), in the Bible, son of Ahimelech or Ahijah, priest at Nob.
24-47); and the place-names Anathoth (" Anaths'j), Nob (Nebo?), Bethninib, Beth-shemesh.
The account of the ferocious slaughter of the priests of Nob at Saul's command by Doeg the Edomite is a secondary tradition and probably of late origin (1 Sam.
high; Nob Hill, where the railway and mining " kings " of the 'sixties and 'seventies of the 19th century built their homes, which only in recent years has lost its exclusiveness, is 300 ft.
With the loss of Shiloh is explained the appearance of the priests at Nob outside Jerusalem (xxi.
Why not hob nob like a rich Edwardian and play croquet on the massive croquet lawn which is open to visitors.
Each piece has a handy nob that will make the removal of the wooden pieces easier for smaller hands.
Second, have the occasional courage to tell the big nob: " You are wrong.
nob gags and mindless violence.
11-14), the sanctuary mysteriously disappears, and the priests are subsequently found at Nob outside Jerusalem (I Sam.
Anathoth, a few miles to the north-east, points to the cult of the goddess Anath, the near-lying Nob has suggested the name of the Babylonian Nebo, and the neighbouring, though unidentified, Beth-Ninib of the Amarna tablets may indicate the worship of a Babylonian war and astral god (cf.
xxi., and this slaughter may possibly be identified with the massacre at Nob recorded in I Sam.
60 sqq.), and the subsequent reappearance of the priestly family at Nob (xxi.
14, 9) who refers to the atrocity at Nob.
For many, Nub's Nob is synonymous with North Michigan skiing.
With a base elevation of 911 feet and a summit elevation of 1,338 feet, Nub's Nob is somewhat higher than some of the other Northern Michigan resorts.
Thirty-one percent of the Nub's Nob terrain is beginner friendly, 48 percent is suitable for intermediates and 21 percent is marked advanced.
Nub's Nob was rated Number One in the Midwest for Snow, Grooming, Service and Value by the Ski Magazine Readers Survey of October 2004.
Find lodging for as low as $55 a night at this 76-room Nob Hill establishment, which offers color televisions, private baths and dial-out telephones in all rooms.
Other tours will take you through North Beach, Chinatown and Nob Hill, not to mention one that takes you through the entire city!
Other tours will take you through North Beach, Chinatown and Nob Hill, and one that takes you through the entire city!
Many of the suites offer sweeping views of Nob Hill, Union Square, and the Bay beyond.
The Powell-Hyde cable car goes right by the hotel, right past Chinatown, over Nob Hill, past Lombard_Street - "the crookedist street" - and on to Fisherman's Wharf where boats depart for Sausalito, Tiburon and Alcatraz Island.
They are situated in the heart of Nob Hill, making them within walking distance of many tourist destinations such as Union Square.
In addition, due to its location atop exclusive Nob Hill, The Fairmont boasts unparalleled views of the Bay Area.
The hotel is located at 1500 Van Ness Avenue, which is a short stroll from Nob Hill and Pacific Heights.
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