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
“A torrent. (1.) Applied to small streams, as the Arnon, Jabbok,” “etc. Isaiah (15:7) speaks of the “book of the willows,” probably” the Wady-el-Asha. (2.) It is also applied to winter torrents “(Job 6:15; Num. 34:5; Josh. 15:4, 47), and to the torrent-bed or” wady as well as to the torrent itself (Num. 13:23; 1 Kings “17:3). (3.) In Isa. 19:7 the river Nile is meant, as rendered in” the Revised Version.
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