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8:18 Riches and honor. See 3:2, 16. Solomon’s early reign was an example of the material and social benefits of wisdom (1 Kin. 10:1–9).
righteousness. This means obedience to God’s law, extending to the cultivation of right relationships between God, people, and creation. See Rom. 12:18; 1 Tim. 2:1–4.