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 chaplet, the original seat of the Philistines (Deut. 2:23;” Jer. 47:4; Amos 9:7). The name is found written in hieroglyphics in the temple of Kom Ombos in Upper Egypt. But the exact “situation of Caphtor is unknown, though it is supposed to be” “Crete, since the Philistines seem to be meant by the” “Cherethites in 1 Sam. 30:14 (see also 2 Sam. 8:18). It may,” “however, have been a part of Egypt, the Caphtur in the north” “Delta, since the Caphtorim were of the same race as the Mizraite” people (Gen. 10:14; 1 Chr. 1:12).
Definition of Caphtor: “a sphere, buckle, or hand”
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