|Overview - 1 Kings 11|
|1||Solomon's wives and concubines.|
|4||In his old age they draw him to idolatry.|
|9||God threatens him.|
|14||Solomon's adversaries were Hadad, who was entertained in Egypt;|
|23||Rezon, who reigned in Damascus;|
|26||and Jeroboam, to whom Ahijah prophesied.|
|41||Solomon's acts, reign, and death. Rehoboam succeeds him.|
1 Kings 11:42 (King James Version)
And the time that Solomon reigned in Jerusalem over all Israel was forty years.
- Hebrew days. forty years.
- Josephus says fourscore years; which is sufficiently absurd. Calmet supposes him to have been 18 years old when he came to the throne, and 58 when he died.