1 Kings 3:9-12 KJV

9 Give therefore thy servant an understandinga heart to judge thy people, that I may discern between good and bad: for who is able to judge this thy so great a people?

References for 1 Kings 3:9

    • n 3:9 - understanding: Heb. hearing
      10 And the speech pleased * the Lord, that Solomon had asked this thing.
      11 And God said unto him, Because thou hast asked this thing, and hast not asked for thyself long life;b neither hast asked riches for thyself, nor hast asked the life of thine enemies ; but hast asked for thyself understanding to discern judgment;

      References for 1 Kings 3:11

        • o 3:11 - long life: Heb. many days
          12 Behold, I have done according to thy words: lo, I have given thee a wise and an understanding heart; so that there was none like thee before thee, neither after thee shall any arise like unto thee.