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
“Brother of anger = irascible. (1.) The father Ahinoam, the wife” of Saul (1 Sam. 14:50). “(2.) The son and successor of Zadok in the office of high priest “(1 Chr. 6:8, 53). On the occasion of the revolt of Absalom he” “remained faithful to David, and was of service to him in” conveying to him tidings of the proceedings of Absalom in “Jerusalem (2 Sam. 15:24-37; 17:15-21). He was swift of foot, and” was the first to carry to David tidings of the defeat of “Absalom, although he refrained, from delicacy of feeling, from” telling him of his death (2 Sam. 18:19-33).
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