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
“First-born; a youth, the second son of Benjamin (Gen. 46:21),” who came down to Egypt with Jacob. It is probable that he “married an Ephraimitish heiress, and that his descendants were” consequently reckoned among the tribe of Ephraim (Num. 26:35; 1 “Chr. 7:20, 21). They are not reckoned among the descendants of” Benjamin (Num. 26:38).
Definition of Becher: “first begotten; first fruits”
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