Solomon’s downfall came in his old age. He had taken many foreign wives, whom he allowed to worship other gods. He even built shrines for the sacrifices of his foreign wives. Within Solomon’s kingdom, he
God’s commandments were a beautiful gift to His people. They showed them how to maintain a personal relationship with God and how to live in peace with their neighbors. God’s laws turned the people from
Noting the length of time it took Solomon to build a house for God, one is reminded that the work of missions is time-consuming. It takes time to build relationships; it takes time to build
“Father (i.e., “possessor”) of God = “pious.” (1.) The son of” “Zeror and father of Ner, who was the grandfather of Saul (1 Sam.” “14:51; 1 Chr. 8:33; 9:39). In 1 Sam. 9:1, he is called the” “father, probably meaning the grandfather, of Kish. (2.) An” “Arbathite, one of David’s warriors (1 Chr. 11:32); called also” Abi-albon (2 Sam. 23:31).
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