He is the one who reduces rulers to nothing; he makes the earth’s leaders insignificant.
and more cedar logs than could be counted. (The Sidonians and Tyrians had brought a large amount of cedar logs to David.)
After all this happened, the Lord afflicted him with an incurable intestinal disease.
But they mocked God’s messengers, despised his warnings,
Shall we once again break your commandments and intermarry with these abominable peoples? Would you not be so angered by us that you would wipe us out, with no survivor or remnant?
and Asa and his army chased them as far as Gerar. The Cushites were wiped out;
Jehoshaphat and his men
He said to them, “Go and eat delicacies and drink sweet drinks and send portions to those for whom nothing is prepared. For this day is holy to our Lord.