And when the queen of Sheba had seen the wisdom of Solomon, and the house that he had built ,
And the meat of his table, and the sitting of his servants, and the attendance of his ministers , and their apparel; his cupbearersa also, and their apparel; and his ascent by which he went up into the house of the LORD; there was no more spirit in her.
And she said to the king, It was a truereportb which I heard in mine own land of thine acts, and of thy wisdom:6
Howbeit I believed not their words, until I came , and mine eyes had seen it: and, behold, the one half of the greatness of thy wisdom was not told me: for thou exceedest the fame that I heard .
7Happy are thy men, and happy are these thy servants, which standcontinuallybefore thee, and hear thy wisdom.8Blessed be the LORD thy God, which delighted in thee to set thee on his throne, to be king for the LORD thy God: because thy GodlovedIsrael, to establish them for ever, therefore made he thee king over them, to dojudgment and justice.9
And she gave the king an hundred and twentytalents of gold, and of spicesgreatabundance, and preciousstones: neither was there any such spice as the queen of ShebagavekingSolomon.10
And the servants also of Huram, and the servants of Solomon, which broughtgold from Ophir,broughtalgumctrees and preciousstones.11
And the kingmade of the algumtreesterracesd to the house of the LORD, and to the king'spalace, and harps and psalteries for singers : and there were none suchseenbefore in the land of Judah.12
And kingSolomongave to the queen of Sheba all her desire, whatsoever she asked , beside that which she had brought unto the king. So she turned , and went away to her own land, she and her servants.13
Now the weight of gold that came to Solomon in oneyear was sixhundred and threescore and sixtalents of gold;