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    King solomon is perhaps most known for the famous story The Judgement of Solomon. In this story, two women come to him both declaring that this one baby is theirs, and to find the real mother he says he will cut the baby in half, knowing that the real mother wouldn't allow this to happen. Once he declares this, the real mother comes forward and gives the baby to the other woman, so that her child is not harmed, this is how King Solomon discovered the child's real mother (New King James Version Bible)

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    King Solomon one of the most influential kings in the entire bible Solomon was a wise king and was gifted as well as punished for his transgressions on his people and God. This paper will show how Solomon was thought to be one of the greatest kings of the bible, his contributions on the lively hood of the Israelite people and how he was sent to bring the people into a new type of living for the people of Israel. This paper will give a personal account on my reason for thinking that Solomon is a great

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    King Solomon King Solomon ruled all of Israel in an outstanding way from 977 to 937 BCE (12). Despite his wealth and power, Solomon is known to history for his wisdom and as the builder of the Temple of Jerusalem. He has been credited with authoring all or parts of three books of the Bible (Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, and Song of Solomon). King Solomon was the ruler of ancient Israel who reigned from 961-922 BC (8). He is the son of David and Bathsheba. Solomon succeeded his father as king and

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    King Solomon Possessions

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    have an affect on the people who own them? In reference to King Solomon, “when [he] reflected on all the works that [his] own hands had done and on all the hard work that [he] had toiled to accomplish, [he] saw that everything was futile”. King Solomon believed that he could never fully be satisfied by his possessions. Because he worked so long and hard to acquire his meaningless possessions, he was tied down by his property. King Solomon also claimed that he acquired “more [possessions] than any

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    that Solomon was the wisest king that lived. Those who know of Solomon may ask why God would choose a child to lead His people. After doing some research and reading on my own, I have drawn my own conclusion on why God might have chosen a child to lead a nation. King Solomon was the third and the greatest king of Israel. He was the second son of David by his wife Bathsheba and as some may say, David’s favorite. Solomon is most widely known for being just and having great wisdom. When Solomon became

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    In the Holy Bible, the book of Ecclesiastes was written by King Solomon. King Solomon is known as the wisest man in the Holy Bible. King Solomon writes of many lessons in the book of Ecclesiastes to teach the reader lessons of wisdom. Historians believe that King Solomon discusses the ideas in the book of Ecclesiastes that life is an adventure, that life is a gift, that life is a school, and that life is a stewardship. Learning lessons for the adventure of life. Solomon’s idea of life as an adventure

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    King Solomon Chapter 1

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    The first sixteen chapters of 2 Chronicles open with the feats of King Solomon, the figure who dominates the first nine chapters of the reading. The narrative starts off with Solomon already firmly established, not accounting the struggle it took him to get to this position of favor. This favor is consummated in chapter 1 when the Lord accepts Solomon’s offerings and grants his request for wisdom. This wisdom results in even more favor as chapter one ends by summarizing the material wealth the kingdom

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    King Solomon was known as the ruler of Israel.He had twelve governors with him,each one of them had to supply for the month. Each of them had their own job and purpose.A place called Judah had many people.They danced and did all kinds of stuff and they were happy.The people of Judah were happy and peaceful. King Solomon had many chariots he had about four thousand chariots.The governors provided supply for the Kings table.God gave KIng Solomon wisdom,and very great insight.Solomons wisdom was

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    temple built by King Solomon. The establishing is in accordance with the Divine Eternal Covenant between David and Yahweh. David wanted to build God a permanent house of worships, where there could be centralized worship for the people of Israel. Through this covenant with God, God would build David a family dynasty (House) and David’s son, King Solomon would build the house of worship for God. According to the ABD, Nothing has survived to the present day of the temple built by King Solomon. “Temple holds

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    Wisdom and Weakness of Solomon Throughout history there have been many different types of leaders. There have been kings, emperors, pharaohs, presidents, dictators, and tyrants who have led many countries and nations. Rulers can be beneficial, malevolent, kind, brutal, or completely ineffective. King Solomon was a very rich, wise, and famous king of ancient Israel. He was the son of King David and Bathsheba. Bathsheba wanted her son to rule, so David had Solomon anointed king before he died. David’s

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