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
“King of Shinar, southern Chaldea, one of the confederates of” “Chedorlaomer, king of Elam, in a war against Sodom and cities of” “the plain (Gen. 14:1, 4). It is now found that Amraphel (or” Ammirapaltu) is the Khammu-rabi whose name appears on recently-discovered monuments. (See CHEDORLAOMER). After “defeating Arioch (q.v.) he united Babylonia under one rule, and” made Babylon his capital.
Definition of Amraphel: “one that speaks of secrets”
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