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THE CONTINUITY OF THE BIBLE

[Series showing the progressive unfoldment of the Christ, Truth, throughout the Scriptures]

Solomon, Builder and Dedicator of the Temple

From the November 1967 issue of The Christian Science Journal


While Bath-sheba's first child by David had passed on in infancy, she later bore him other sons, of whom the most famed was Solomon. Raised in the royal palace, he must have observed his father's skillful handling of many trying situations assailing him during his later years — rebellion, treachery, and civil war.