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
“Used only in Gal. 4:24, where the apostle refers to the history” “of Isaac the free-born, and Ishmael the slave-born, and makes” use of it allegorically. “Every parable is an allegory. Nathan (2 Sam. 12:1-4) addresses David in an allegorical narrative. In the eightieth Psalm there “is a beautiful allegory: “Thou broughtest a vine out of Egypt,” “etc. In Eccl. 12:2-6, there is a striking allegorical” description of old age.
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