Enjoy this free, printable short Eli Bible Story for adults, teens, young children and kids taken from the Old Testament. While the old priest Eli was still the judge, though he was now very feeble, the Philistines came up against Israel from the plain beside the sea. A battle was fought, and many of the Israelites were slain. Then the chiefs of the people said: "We have been beaten in the battle, because the Lord was not with us.
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Movie Review: “The Book of Eli” | Literary Analysis
Frank F. Judd Jr. Numerous stories in the scriptures illustrate how parents have tried, either successfully or unsuccessfully, to teach their children to keep the commandments of God. One such instructive story is that of Eli and his two sons, Hophni and Phinehas. Before Solomon built a permanent temple at Jerusalem, the portable tabernacle was located at Shiloh, a city north of Jerusalem. Eli was the priest probably the high priest  over the tabernacle at Shiloh 1 Samuel , as well as a judge in Israel 1 Samuel
Eli (biblical figure)
The world has ended. Marauding gangs haunt the ashen wastelands of America, preying on innocent passersby. The few survivors have clumped together into ramshackle settlements that are beginning to crumble from within. Into this world steps machete-wielding road warrior Eli — a man on a mission from God. At first it sounds wholly derivative…and then, entirely incongruous.
The Book of Eli is about to celebrate its ten year anniversary on January 11, However, what should we expect in a world which does not have access to the Word of God? After the fallout of a nuclear war, Eli played by Denzel Washington has what seems to be the last Bible on the face of the earth.