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Chapter 17

1-11. Goliath About Twelve Feet Tall—The Philistines propose their own manner of warfare, in selecting a man of great size and strength, whose height is about twelve feet; and they send this champion forth to provoke a combat with Israel, requesting them to send out a man to fight with him (The Spirit of Prophecy 1:370). 2BC 1018.5