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"The spirit of the LORD began to move him at times in the camp of Dan between Zorah and Eshtaol"
Zorah was included within the original tribal territory of Dan (they later took it upon themselves to take more territory, in the far north around the city of Leshem, which they renamed Dan).
"19:40 And the seventh lot came out for the tribe of the children of Dan according to their families.
When the people of Israel (or later Israel and Judah) became corrupt, The Lord permitted their enemies to defeat them. It was at such a time, when the Israelites were being subjected by the Philistines, that Samson was born in Zorah. Samson's birth was made to happen by The Lord for the purpose that "he shall begin to deliver Israel out of the hand of the Philistines."
"13:1 And the children of Israel did evil again in the sight of the LORD; and the LORD delivered them into the hand of the Philistines forty years.
As spoken by The Lord, Samson was born in due time and "the spirit of the LORD began to move him."
"13:24 And the woman bare a son, and called his name Samson: and the child grew, and the LORD blessed him. 13:25 And the spirit of the LORD began to move him at times in the camp of Dan between Zorah and Eshtaol." (Judges 13:24-25 KJV)
Samson's capture and blinding by the Philistines (see notes for Judges 16) is one of the most well-known events of Bible History. After his death, Samson returned home "between Zorah and Eshtaol in the buryingplace of Manoah his father."
"16:27 Now the house was full of men and women; and all the lords of the Philistines were there; and there were upon the roof about three thousand men and women, that beheld while Samson made sport. 16:28 And Samson called unto the LORD, and said, O Lord GOD, remember me, I pray thee, and strengthen me, I pray thee, only this once, O God, that I may be at once avenged of the Philistines for my two eyes. 16:29 And Samson took hold of the two middle pillars upon which the house stood, and on which it was borne up, of the one with his right hand, and of the other with his left. 16:30 And Samson said, Let me die with the Philistines. And he bowed himself with all his might; and the house fell upon the lords, and upon all the people that were therein. So the dead which he slew at his death were more than they which he slew in his life.
"11:5 And Rehoboam [see also Kings of Israel and Judah and Israelite Dynasties] dwelt in Jerusalem, and built cities for defence in Judah.
Fact Finder: Samson was "a Nazarite unto God from the womb" (Judges 13:5 KJV). What was a Nazarite?