Our Lady of the Miraculous Medal was prefigured in the Old Testament by the story of Samuel as a boy and the Philistines taking the Ark of the Covenant. These stories come from the Book of 1 Kings, chapters 3,4,5 and 6. For a video that gives the Scriptural and historical references, see the below video at the bottom of this page. Directly below, select the corresponding numbered tabs for a summary of the parallels.
Watch the full length video below for Scriptural and historical references, and for the complete context of the parallels displayed above.