The Lord Appears to Solomon

Solomon made an alliance[a] with Pharaoh king of Egypt by marrying Pharaoh’s daughter.(A) Solomon brought her to live in the city of David(B) until he finished building his palace,(C) the Lord’s temple,(D) and the wall surrounding Jerusalem.(E)

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  1. 1 Kings 3:1 Lit Solomon made himself a son-in-law

18 He walked in the way of the kings of Israel, as the house of Ahab had done, for Ahab’s daughter was his wife. He did what was evil in the Lord’s sight.(A)

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14 should we break Your commands again and intermarry with the peoples who commit these detestable practices?(A) Wouldn’t You become so angry with us that You would destroy us, leaving no survivors?(B)

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