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A son of the chief   at the start of He and his brother   are corrupt, bullying the people who bring sacrifices to   demanding parts of meat not due to them and taking this meat before the sections dedicated to God have been burned on the altar. The text also accuses the two of sleeping with women worshippers, although the Gemara defends them, saying that they merely detain women from returning home ( :) During a battle against the the Israelites decide to bring the   to the field believing that its presence will assist them in victory.   and   go with the Ark and are subsequently killed in the war.   dies upon hearing the battle's results. The news also reaches 's  pregnant wife and she dies in childbirth. Before her death she names her son saying that glory has departed from Israel.


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