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  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem (8/1/15)[Prayer]

    08/01/2015 4:44:50 AM PDT · by left that other site · 5 replies
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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Character Studies From The Bible Elijah 17 Elijah was a human being, even as we are. He prayed earnestly that it would not rain, and it did not rain on the land for three and a half years. 18 Again he prayed, and the heavens gave rain, and the earth produced its crops. (James 5) New International Version (NIV) Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Used by permission. All rights reserved worldwide.
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(7/31/15)[Prayer]

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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Character Studies From The Bible Elijah 11 I ask then: Did God reject his people? By no means! I am an Israelite myself, a descendant of Abraham, from the tribe of Benjamin. 2 God did not reject his people, whom he foreknew. Don’t you know what Scripture says in the passage about Elijah—how he appealed to God against Israel: 3 “Lord, they have killed your prophets and torn down your altars; I am the only one left, and they are trying to kill me”? 4 And what was God’s answer to him? “I have reserved for myself...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem (7/30/15)[Prayer]

    07/30/2015 6:04:14 AM PDT · by left that other site · 9 replies
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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Character Studies From The Bible Elijah 19 Now this was John’s testimony when the Jewish leaders[a] in Jerusalem sent priests and Levites to ask him who he was. 20 He did not fail to confess, but confessed freely, “I am not the Messiah.” 21 They asked him, “Then who are you? Are you Elijah?” He said, “I am not.” “Are you the Prophet?” He answered, “No.” 22 Finally they said, “Who are you? Give us an answer to take back to those who sent us. What do you say about yourself?” 23 John replied in the words of...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(7/29/15)[Prayer]

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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Character Studies From The Bible Elijah …24And He said, "Truly I say to you, no prophet is welcome in his hometown. 25"But I say to you in truth, there were many widows in Israel in the days of Elijah, when the sky was shut up for three years and six months, when a great famine came over all the land; 26and yet Elijah was sent to none of them, but only to Zarephath, in the land of Sidon, to a woman who was a widow.… (Luke 4) New International Version (NIV) Holy Bible,...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(7/28/15)[Prayer]

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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Character Studies From The Bible Elijah 16 He will bring back many of the people of Israel to the Lord their God. 17 And he will go on before the Lord, in the spirit and power of Elijah, to turn the hearts of the parents to their children and the disobedient to the wisdom of the righteous—to make ready a people prepared for the Lord.” (Luke 1:16-17) New International Version (NIV) Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Used by permission. All rights reserved worldwide.
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(7/27/15)[Prayer]

    07/27/2015 4:48:17 AM PDT · by left that other site · 16 replies
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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Character Studies From The Bible Elijah 17 After six days Jesus took with him Peter, James and John the brother of James, and led them up a high mountain by themselves. 2 There he was transfigured before them. His face shone like the sun, and his clothes became as white as the light. 3 Just then there appeared before them Moses and Elijah, talking with Jesus. 4 Peter said to Jesus, “Lord, it is good for us to be here. If you wish, I will put up three shelters—one for you, one for Moses and one for...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(7/26/15)[Prayer]

    07/26/2015 5:34:41 AM PDT · by left that other site · 17 replies
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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Character Studies From The Bible Elijah 14 And if you are willing to accept it, he is the Elijah who was to come. (Matthew 11:14) New International Version (NIV) Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Used by permission. All rights reserved worldwide.
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(7/25/15)[Prayer]

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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Character Studies From The Bible Elijah 5 “See, I will send the prophet Elijah to you before that great and dreadful day of the Lord comes. 6 He will turn the hearts of the parents to their children, and the hearts of the children to their parents; or else I will come and strike the land with total destruction.” (Malachai 4:5-6) New International Version (NIV) Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Used by permission. All rights reserved worldwide.
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(7/24/15)[Prayer]

    07/24/2015 5:37:00 AM PDT · by left that other site · 11 replies
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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Character Studies From The Bible Elijah 12 Jehoram received a letter from Elijah the prophet, which said: “This is what the Lord, the God of your father David, says: ‘You have not followed the ways of your father Jehoshaphat or of Asa king of Judah. 13 But you have followed the ways of the kings of Israel, and you have led Judah and the people of Jerusalem to prostitute themselves, just as the house of Ahab did. You have also murdered your own brothers, members of your own family, men who were better than you....
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(7/23/15)[Prayer]

    07/23/2015 6:04:33 AM PDT · by left that other site · 15 replies
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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Character Studies From The Bible Elijah 11 As they were walking along and talking together, suddenly a chariot of fire and horses of fire appeared and separated the two of them, and Elijah went up to heaven in a whirlwind. 12 Elisha saw this and cried out, “My father! My father! The chariots and horsemen of Israel!” And Elisha saw him no more. Then he took hold of his garment and tore it in two. 13 Elisha then picked up Elijah’s cloak that had fallen from him and went back and stood on the bank of...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(7/22/15)[Prayer]

    07/22/2015 5:17:32 AM PDT · by left that other site · 15 replies
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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Character Studies From The Bible Elijah 2 When the Lord was about to take Elijah up to heaven in a whirlwind, Elijah and Elisha were on their way from Gilgal. 2 Elijah said to Elisha, “Stay here; the Lord has sent me to Bethel.” But Elisha said, “As surely as the Lord lives and as you live, I will not leave you.” So they went down to Bethel. 3 The company of the prophets at Bethel came out to Elisha and asked, “Do you know that the Lord is going to take your master from you...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(7/21/15)[Prayer]

    07/21/2015 5:19:38 AM PDT · by left that other site · 13 replies
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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Character Studies From The Bible Elijah 1 After Ahab’s death, Moab rebelled against Israel. 2 Now Ahaziah had fallen through the lattice of his upper room in Samaria and injured himself. So he sent messengers, saying to them, “Go and consult Baal-Zebub, the god of Ekron, to see if I will recover from this injury.” 3 But the angel of the Lord said to Elijah the Tishbite, “Go up and meet the messengers of the king of Samaria and ask them, ‘Is it because there is no God in Israel that you are going off to...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(7/20/15)[prayer]

    07/20/2015 6:08:43 AM PDT · by left that other site · 15 replies
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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Character Studies From The Bible Elijah 21 Some time later there was an incident involving a vineyard belonging to Naboth the Jezreelite. The vineyard was in Jezreel, close to the palace of Ahab king of Samaria. 2 Ahab said to Naboth, “Let me have your vineyard to use for a vegetable garden, since it is close to my palace. In exchange I will give you a better vineyard or, if you prefer, I will pay you whatever it is worth.” 3 But Naboth replied, “The Lord forbid that I should give you the inheritance of my...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem (7/19/15)[Prayer]

    07/19/2015 4:18:59 AM PDT · by left that other site · 17 replies
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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Character Studies From The Bible Elijah 19 So Elijah went from there and found Elisha son of Shaphat. He was plowing with twelve yoke of oxen, and he himself was driving the twelfth pair. Elijah went up to him and threw his cloak around him. 20 Elisha then left his oxen and ran after Elijah. “Let me kiss my father and mother goodbye,” he said, “and then I will come with you.” “Go back,” Elijah replied. “What have I done to you?” 21 So Elisha left him and went back. He took his yoke of oxen...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(7/18/15)[Prayer]

    07/18/2015 5:00:26 AM PDT · by left that other site · 14 replies
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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Character Studies From The Bible Elijah And the word of the Lord came to him: “What are you doing here, Elijah?” 10 He replied, “I have been very zealous for the Lord God Almighty. The Israelites have rejected your covenant, torn down your altars, and put your prophets to death with the sword. I am the only one left, and now they are trying to kill me too.” 11 The Lord said, “Go out and stand on the mountain in the presence of the Lord, for the Lord is about to pass by.” Then a...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(7/17/15)[Prayer]

    07/17/2015 5:09:14 AM PDT · by left that other site · 13 replies
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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Character Studies From The Bible Elijah 19 Now Ahab told Jezebel everything Elijah had done and how he had killed all the prophets with the sword. 2 So Jezebel sent a messenger to Elijah to say, “May the gods deal with me, be it ever so severely, if by this time tomorrow I do not make your life like that of one of them.” 3 Elijah was afraid and ran for his life. When he came to Beersheba in Judah, he left his servant there, 4 while he himself went a day’s journey into the wilderness. He...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(7/16/15)[Prayer]

    07/16/2015 6:06:40 AM PDT · by left that other site · 17 replies
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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Character Studies From The Bible Elijah 16 So Obadiah went to meet Ahab and told him, and Ahab went to meet Elijah. 17 When he saw Elijah, he said to him, “Is that you, you troubler of Israel?” 18 “I have not made trouble for Israel,” Elijah replied. “But you and your father’s family have. You have abandoned the Lord’s commands and have followed the Baals. 19 Now summon the people from all over Israel to meet me on Mount Carmel. And bring the four hundred and fifty prophets of Baal and the four hundred prophets of...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(7/15/15)[Prayer]

    07/15/2015 5:09:08 AM PDT · by left that other site · 17 replies
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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Character Studies From The Bible Elijah 18 After a long time, in the third year, the word of the Lord came to Elijah: “Go and present yourself to Ahab, and I will send rain on the land.” 2 So Elijah went to present himself to Ahab. Now the famine was severe in Samaria, 3 and Ahab had summoned Obadiah, his palace administrator. (Obadiah was a devout believer in the Lord. 4 While Jezebel was killing off the Lord’s prophets, Obadiah had taken a hundred prophets and hidden them in two caves, fifty in each, and had supplied...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(7/14/15)[Prayer]

    07/14/2015 4:26:49 AM PDT · by left that other site · 13 replies
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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Character Studies From The Bible Elijah 17 Some time later the son of the woman who owned the house became ill. He grew worse and worse, and finally stopped breathing. 18 She said to Elijah, “What do you have against me, man of God? Did you come to remind me of my sin and kill my son?” 19 “Give me your son,” Elijah replied. He took him from her arms, carried him to the upper room where he was staying, and laid him on his bed. 20 Then he cried out to the Lord, “Lord my God,...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(7/13/15)[Prayer]

    07/13/2015 4:56:16 AM PDT · by left that other site · 15 replies
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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Character Studies From The Bible Elijah 7 Some time later the brook dried up because there had been no rain in the land. 8 Then the word of the Lord came to him: 9 “Go at once to Zarephath in the region of Sidon and stay there. I have directed a widow there to supply you with food.” 10 So he went to Zarephath. When he came to the town gate, a widow was there gathering sticks. He called to her and asked, “Would you bring me a little water in a jar so I may have...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(7/12/15)[Prayer]

    07/12/2015 5:09:38 AM PDT · by left that other site · 13 replies
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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Character Studies From The Bible Elijah 2 Then the word of the Lord came to Elijah: 3 “Leave here, turn eastward and hide in the Kerith Ravine, east of the Jordan. 4 You will drink from the brook, and I have directed the ravens to supply you with food there.” 5 So he did what the Lord had told him. He went to the Kerith Ravine, east of the Jordan, and stayed there. 6 The ravens brought him bread and meat in the morning and bread and meat in the evening, and he drank from the brook. (1...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(7/11/15)[Prayer]

    07/11/2015 4:19:47 AM PDT · by left that other site · 21 replies
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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Character Studies From The Bible Elijah 17 Now Elijah the Tishbite, from Tishbe[a] in Gilead, said to Ahab, “As the Lord, the God of Israel, lives, whom I serve, there will be neither dew nor rain in the next few years except at my word.” (1 Kings 17) New International Version (NIV) Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Used by permission. All rights reserved worldwide.
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(7/10/15)[Prayer]

    07/10/2015 6:06:35 AM PDT · by left that other site · 13 replies
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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Character Studies From The Bible Jeroboam 13 By the word of the Lord a man of God came from Judah to Bethel, as Jeroboam was standing by the altar to make an offering. 2 By the word of the Lord he cried out against the altar: “Altar, altar! This is what the Lord says: ‘A son named Josiah will be born to the house of David. On you he will sacrifice the priests of the high places who make offerings here, and human bones will be burned on you.’” 3 That same day the man of...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(7/9/15)[Prayer]

    07/09/2015 5:36:57 AM PDT · by left that other site · 13 replies
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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Character Studies From The Bible Jeroboam 25 Then Jeroboam fortified Shechem in the hill country of Ephraim and lived there. From there he went out and built up Peniel. 26 Jeroboam thought to himself, “The kingdom will now likely revert to the house of David. 27 If these people go up to offer sacrifices at the temple of the Lord in Jerusalem, they will again give their allegiance to their lord, Rehoboam king of Judah. They will kill me and return to King Rehoboam.” 28 After seeking advice, the king made two golden calves. He said to...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(7/8/15)[Prayer]

    07/08/2015 5:13:35 AM PDT · by left that other site · 11 replies
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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Character Studies From The Bible Jeroboam 12 Rehoboam went to Shechem, for all Israel had gone there to make him king. 2 When Jeroboam son of Nebat heard this (he was still in Egypt, where he had fled from King Solomon), he returned from[a] Egypt. 3 So they sent for Jeroboam, and he and the whole assembly of Israel went to Rehoboam and said to him: 4 “Your father put a heavy yoke on us, but now lighten the harsh labor and the heavy yoke he put on us, and we will serve you.” 5 Rehoboam answered, “Go...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(7/7/15)[Prayer]

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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Character Studies From The Bible Jeroboam 40 Solomon tried to kill Jeroboam, but Jeroboam fled to Egypt, to Shishak the king, and stayed there until Solomon’s death. (1 Kings 11) New International Version (NIV) Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Used by permission. All rights reserved worldwide.
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(7/6/15)[Prayer]

    07/06/2015 5:01:46 AM PDT · by left that other site · 13 replies
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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Character Studies From The Bible Jeroboam 29 About that time Jeroboam was going out of Jerusalem, and Ahijah the prophet of Shiloh met him on the way, wearing a new cloak. The two of them were alone out in the country, 30 and Ahijah took hold of the new cloak he was wearing and tore it into twelve pieces. 31 Then he said to Jeroboam, “Take ten pieces for yourself, for this is what the Lord, the God of Israel, says: ‘See, I am going to tear the kingdom out of Solomon’s hand and give you...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(7/5/15)[Prayer]

    07/05/2015 5:03:52 AM PDT · by left that other site · 18 replies
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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Character Studies From The Bible Jeroboam 26 Also, Jeroboam son of Nebat rebelled against the king. He was one of Solomon’s officials, an Ephraimite from Zeredah, and his mother was a widow named Zeruah. 27 Here is the account of how he rebelled against the king: Solomon had built the terraces[a] and had filled in the gap in the wall of the city of David his father. 28 Now Jeroboam was a man of standing, and when Solomon saw how well the young man did his work, he put him in charge of the whole labor...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(7/4/15)[Prayer]

    07/04/2015 6:05:52 AM PDT · by left that other site · 15 replies
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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Character Studies From The Bible Solomon Psalm 72 Of Solomon. 1 Endow the king with your justice, O God,     the royal son with your righteousness. 2 May he judge your people in righteousness,     your afflicted ones with justice. 3 May the mountains bring prosperity to the people,     the hills the fruit of righteousness. 4 May he defend the afflicted among the people     and save the children of the needy;     may he crush the oppressor. 5 May he endure[a] as long as the sun,     as long as the moon, through all generations. 6 May he be like rain falling on...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(7/3/15)[Prayer]

    07/03/2015 4:52:52 AM PDT · by left that other site · 9 replies
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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Character Studies From The Bible Solomon 1 Solomon’s Song of Songs. She[a] 2 Let him kiss me with the kisses of his mouth—     for your love is more delightful than wine. 3 Pleasing is the fragrance of your perfumes;     your name is like perfume poured out.     No wonder the young women love you! 4 Take me away with you—let us hurry!     Let the king bring me into his chambers. Friends We rejoice and delight in you[b];     we will praise your love more than wine. She How right they are to adore you! 5 Dark am I, yet lovely,...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(7/2/150[Prayer]

    07/02/2015 5:20:50 AM PDT · by left that other site · 10 replies
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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Character Studies From The Bible Solomon My son, do not forget my teaching,     but keep my commands in your heart, 2 for they will prolong your life many years     and bring you peace and prosperity. 3 Let love and faithfulness never leave you;     bind them around your neck,     write them on the tablet of your heart. 4 Then you will win favor and a good name     in the sight of God and man. 5 Trust in the Lord with all your heart     and lean not on your own understanding; 6 in all your ways submit to him,     and...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(7/1/15)[Prayer]

    07/01/2015 6:06:12 AM PDT · by left that other site · 17 replies
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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Character Studies From The Bible Solomon There is a time for everything,     and a season for every activity under the heavens: 2     a time to be born and a time to die,     a time to plant and a time to uproot, 3     a time to kill and a time to heal,     a time to tear down and a time to build, 4     a time to weep and a time to laugh,     a time to mourn and a time to dance, 5     a time to scatter stones and a time to gather them,     a time to embrace and...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(6/30/15)[Prayer]

    06/30/2015 5:32:17 AM PDT · by left that other site · 9 replies
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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Character Studies From The Bible Solomon 1 The words of the Teacher,[ son of David, king in Jerusalem: 2 “Meaningless! Meaningless!”     says the Teacher. “Utterly meaningless!     Everything is meaningless.” 3 What do people gain from all their labors     at which they toil under the sun? 4 Generations come and generations go,     but the earth remains forever. 5 The sun rises and the sun sets,     and hurries back to where it rises. 6 The wind blows to the south     and turns to the north; round and round it goes,     ever returning on its course. 7 All streams flow into the sea,...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(6/29/15)[Prayer]

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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Character Studies From The Bible Solomon New International Version (NIV)http://rainingtruthprayer.files.wordpress.com/2009/03/king-solomon.jpg Jeroboam Rebels Against Solomon 26 Also, Jeroboam son of Nebat rebelled against the king. He was one of Solomon’s officials, an Ephraimite from Zeredah, and his mother was a widow named Zeruah. 27 Here is the account of how he rebelled against the king: Solomon had built the terraces[a] and had filled in the gap in the wall of the city of David his father. 28 Now Jeroboam was a man of standing, and when Solomon saw how well the young man did his work, he...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(6/28/15)[Prayer]

    06/28/2015 4:02:37 AM PDT · by left that other site · 17 replies
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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Character Studies From The Bible Solomon New International Version (NIV) 14 Then the Lord raised up against Solomon an adversary, Hadad the Edomite, from the royal line of Edom. 15 Earlier when David was fighting with Edom, Joab the commander of the army, who had gone up to bury the dead, had struck down all the men in Edom. 16 Joab and all the Israelites stayed there for six months, until they had destroyed all the men in Edom. 17 But Hadad, still only a boy, fled to Egypt with some Edomite officials who had served his...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(6/27/15)[Prayer]

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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Character Studies From The Bible Solomon New International Version (NIV) 11 King Solomon, however, loved many foreign women besides Pharaoh’s daughter—Moabites, Ammonites, Edomites, Sidonians and Hittites. 2 They were from nations about which the Lord had told the Israelites, “You must not intermarry with them, because they will surely turn your hearts after their gods.” Nevertheless, Solomon held fast to them in love. 3 He had seven hundred wives of royal birth and three hundred concubines, and his wives led him astray. 4 As Solomon grew old, his wives turned his heart after other gods, and his...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(6/26/15)[Prayer]

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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Character Studies From The Bible Solomon New International Version (NIV) 14 The weight of the gold that Solomon received yearly was 666 talents,[e] 15 not including the revenues from merchants and traders and from all the Arabian kings and the governors of the territories. 16 King Solomon made two hundred large shields of hammered gold; six hundred shekels[f] of gold went into each shield. 17 He also made three hundred small shields of hammered gold, with three minas[g] of gold in each shield. The king put them in the Palace of the Forest of Lebanon. 18 Then the...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(6/25/15)[Prayer]

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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Character Studies From The Bible Solomon New International Version (NIV) 10 When the queen of Sheba heard about the fame of Solomon and his relationship to the Lord, she came to test Solomon with hard questions. 2 Arriving at Jerusalem with a very great caravan—with camels carrying spices, large quantities of gold, and precious stones—she came to Solomon and talked with him about all that she had on her mind. 3 Solomon answered all her questions; nothing was too hard for the king to explain to her. 4 When the queen of Sheba saw all the wisdom...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(6/24/15)[Prayer]

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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Character Studies From The Bible Solomon New International Version (NIV) 10 At the end of twenty years, during which Solomon built these two buildings—the temple of the Lord and the royal palace— 11 King Solomon gave twenty towns in Galilee to Hiram king of Tyre, because Hiram had supplied him with all the cedar and juniper and gold he wanted. 12 But when Hiram went from Tyre to see the towns that Solomon had given him, he was not pleased with them. 13 “What kind of towns are these you have given me, my brother?” he asked....
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(6/23/15[Prayer]

    06/23/2015 5:06:50 AM PDT · by left that other site · 17 replies
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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Character Studies From The Bible Solomon New International Version (NIV) 9 When Solomon had finished building the temple of the Lord and the royal palace, and had achieved all he had desired to do, 2 the Lord appeared to him a second time, as he had appeared to him at Gibeon. 3 The Lord said to him: “I have heard the prayer and plea you have made before me; I have consecrated this temple, which you have built, by putting my Name there forever. My eyes and my heart will always be there. 4 “As for you,...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(6/8/15)[Prayer]

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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Character Studies From The Bible Solomon New International Version (NIV) 62 Then the king and all Israel with him offered sacrifices before the Lord. 63 Solomon offered a sacrifice of fellowship offerings to the Lord: twenty-two thousand cattle and a hundred and twenty thousand sheep and goats. So the king and all the Israelites dedicated the temple of the Lord. 64 On that same day the king consecrated the middle part of the courtyard in front of the temple of the Lord, and there he offered burnt offerings, grain offerings and the fat of the fellowship...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(6/7/15)[Prayer]

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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Character Studies From The Bible Solomon New International Version (NIV) 22 Then Solomon stood before the altar of the Lord in front of the whole assembly of Israel, spread out his hands toward heaven 23 and said: “Lord, the God of Israel, there is no God like you in heaven above or on earth below—you who keep your covenant of love with your servants who continue wholeheartedly in your way. 24 You have kept your promise to your servant David my father; with your mouth you have promised and with your hand you have fulfilled it—as...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(6/6/15)[Prayer]

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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Character Studies From The Bible Solomon New International Version (NIV) 8 Then King Solomon summoned into his presence at Jerusalem the elders of Israel, all the heads of the tribes and the chiefs of the Israelite families, to bring up the ark of the Lord’s covenant from Zion, the City of David. 2 All the Israelites came together to King Solomon at the time of the festival in the month of Ethanim, the seventh month. 3 When all the elders of Israel had arrived, the priests took up the ark, 4 and they brought up the ark...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(6/5/15)[Prayer]

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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Character Studies From The Bible Solomon New International Version (NIV) 7 It took Solomon thirteen years, however, to complete the construction of his palace. 2 He built the Palace of the Forest of Lebanon a hundred cubits long, fifty wide and thirty high,[a] with four rows of cedar columns supporting trimmed cedar beams. 3 It was roofed with cedar above the beams that rested on the columns—forty-five beams, fifteen to a row. 4 Its windows were placed high in sets of three, facing each other. 5 All the doorways had rectangular frames; they were in the front part...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(6/4/15)[Prayer]

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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Character Studies From The Bible Solomon New International Version (NIV) 6 In the four hundred and eightieth[a] year after the Israelites came out of Egypt, in the fourth year of Solomon’s reign over Israel, in the month of Ziv, the second month, he began to build the temple of the Lord. 2 The temple that King Solomon built for the Lord was sixty cubits long, twenty wide and thirty high.[b] 3 The portico at the front of the main hall of the temple extended the width of the temple, that is twenty cubits,[c] and projected ten...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(6/3/15)[Prayer]

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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Character Studies From The Bible Solomon New International Version (NIV) 5 [a]When Hiram king of Tyre heard that Solomon had been anointed king to succeed his father David, he sent his envoys to Solomon, because he had always been on friendly terms with David. 2 Solomon sent back this message to Hiram: 3 “You know that because of the wars waged against my father David from all sides, he could not build a temple for the Name of the Lord his God until the Lord put his enemies under his feet. 4 But now the Lord my...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(6/2/15)[Prayer]

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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Character Studies From The Bible Solomon New International Version (NIV) 20 The people of Judah and Israel were as numerous as the sand on the seashore; they ate, they drank and they were happy. 21 And Solomon ruled over all the kingdoms from the Euphrates River to the land of the Philistines, as far as the border of Egypt. These countries brought tribute and were Solomon’s subjects all his life. 22 Solomon’s daily provisions were thirty cors[a] of the finest flour and sixty cors[b] of meal, 23 ten head of stall-fed cattle, twenty of pasture-fed cattle and...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(6/1/15)[Prayer]

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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Character Studies From The Bible Solomon New International Version (NIV) 16 Now two prostitutes came to the king and stood before him. 17 One of them said, “Pardon me, my lord. This woman and I live in the same house, and I had a baby while she was there with me. 18 The third day after my child was born, this woman also had a baby. We were alone; there was no one in the house but the two of us. 19 “During the night this woman’s son died because she lay on him. 20 So she got...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(5/31/15)[Prayer]

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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Character Studies From The Bible Solomon New International Version (NIV) 3 Solomon made an alliance with Pharaoh king of Egypt and married his daughter. He brought her to the City of David until he finished building his palace and the temple of the Lord, and the wall around Jerusalem. 2 The people, however, were still sacrificing at the high places, because a temple had not yet been built for the Name of the Lord. 3 Solomon showed his love for the Lord by walking according to the instructions given him by his father David, except that...
  • Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem(5/30/15)[Prayer]

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    Pray For the Peace of Jerusalem Character Studies From The Bible Solomon New International Version (NIV) 13 Now Adonijah, the son of Haggith, went to Bathsheba, Solomon’s mother. Bathsheba asked him, “Do you come peacefully?” He answered, “Yes, peacefully.” 14 Then he added, “I have something to say to you.” “You may say it,” she replied. 15 “As you know,” he said, “the kingdom was mine. All Israel looked to me as their king. But things changed, and the kingdom has gone to my brother; for it has come to him from the Lord. 16 Now I have one request to make of...