“Should not this
“Will the one who contends
Wash away my wrongdoing!
The Israelites and the men hiding in ambush had arranged a signal. When the men hiding in ambush
“I, the Lord, say:
The towns you will give must be from the possession of the Israelites. From the larger tribes you must give more; and from the smaller tribes fewer. Each must contribute some of its own towns to the Levites in proportion to the inheritance allocated to each.
When Hiram heard Solomon’s message, he was very happy. He said, “The Lord is worthy of praise today because he
Our God, will you not judge them? For we are powerless against this huge army that attacks us! We don’t know what we should do; we look to you for help.”
He said: “Pay attention, all you people of Judah,
Even when they were in their kingdom and benefiting from your incredible
Now the Lord makes this announcement: “Within exactly three years