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
The emotion of instant displeasure on account of something evil that presents itself to our view. In itself it is an original “susceptibility of our nature, just as love is, and is not” “necessarily sinful. It may, however, become sinful when” “causeless, or excessive, or protracted (Matt. 5:22; Eph. 4:26;” “Col. 3:8). As ascribed to God, it merely denotes his displeasure” with sin and with sinners (Ps. 7:11).
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