Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on 1 Samuel 2:18 in English Standard Version "Samuel was ministering before the Lord, a boy clothed with a linen ephod." Ex 28:4 These are the garments that they shall make: a breastpiece, an ephod, a robe, a coat of checker work, a turban, and a sash. They shall make holy garments for Aaron your brother and his sons to serve me as priests. 1Sa 2:11 Then Elkanah went home to Ramah. And the boy was ministering to the Lord in the presence of Eli the priest. 1Sa 3:1 Now the boy Samuel was ministering to the Lord in the presence of Eli. And the word of the Lord was rare in those days; there was no frequent vision. 2Sa 6:14 And David danced before the Lord with all his might. And David was wearing a linen ephod. 1Ch 15:27 David was clothed with a robe of fine linen, as also were all the Levites who were carrying the ark, and the singers and Chenaniah the leader of the music of the singers. And David wore a linen ephod.