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
Builder. (1.) The governor of Samaria in the time of Ahab. The prophet Micaiah was committed to his custody (1 Kings 22:26; 2 Chr. 18:25). “(2.) The son of Manasseh, and fourteenth king of Judah. He “restored idolatry, and set up the images which his father had” “cast down. Zephaniah (1:4; 3:4, 11) refers to the moral” depravity prevailing in this king’s reign. “He was assassinated (2 Kings 21:18-26: 2 Chr. 33:20-25) by his “own servants, who conspired against him.” “(3.) An Egyptian god, usually depicted with a human body and the “head of a ram, referred to in Jer. 46:25, where the word” multitudes in the Authorized Version is more appropriately “rendered “Amon” in the Revised Version. In Nah. 3:8 the” “expression “populous No” of the Authorized version is rendered” “in the Revised Version “No-amon.” Amon is identified with Ra,” the sun-god of Heliopolis. “(4.) Neh. 7:59.
Definition of Amon: “faithful; true”
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