1 Kings 1:40; 1 Kings 2:22; 1 Kings 3:4; 1 Kings 3:6; 1 Kings 4:13; 1 Kings 5:17; 1 Kings 7:9-10; 1 Kings 7:12; 1 Kings 8:42; 1 Kings 8:55; 1 Kings 8:65; 1 Kings 10:18; 1 Kings 18:27-28; 1 Kings 18:45; 1 Kings 19:11; 1 Kings 20:13; 1 Kings 20:21; 1 Kings 20:28; 1 Kings 22:31
All the people went up after him, and the people were playing on flutes and rejoicing with great joy, so that the earth shook at their noise.
King Solomon answered and said to his mother, "And why are you asking Abishag the Shunammite for Adonijah? Ask for him also the kingdom -for he is my older brother -even for him, for Abiathar the priest, and for Joab the son of Zeruiah!"
The king went to Gibeon to sacrifice there, for that was the great high place; Solomon offered a thousand burnt offerings on that altar.
Then Solomon said, "You have shown great lovingkindness to Your servant David my father, according as he walked before You in truth and righteousness and uprightness of heart toward You; and You have reserved for him this great lovingkindness, that You have given him a son to sit on his throne, as it is this day.
Ben-geber, in Ramoth-gilead (the towns of Jair, the son of Manasseh, which are in Gilead were his: the region of Argob, which is in Bashan, sixty great cities with walls and bronze bars were his);
Then the king commanded, and they quarried great stones, costly stones, to lay the foundation of the house with cut stones.
All these were of costly stones, of stone cut according to measure, sawed with saws, inside and outside ; even from the foundation to the coping, and so on the outside to the great court.
The foundation was of costly stones, even large stones, stones of ten cubits and stones of eight cubits.
So the great court all around had three rows of cut stone and a row of cedar beams even as the inner court of the house of the LORD , and the porch of the house.
(for they will hear of Your great name and Your mighty hand, and of Your outstretched arm ); when he comes and prays toward this house,
And he stood and blessed all the assembly of Israel with a loud voice, saying:
So Solomon observed the feast at that time, and all Israel with him, a great assembly from the entrance of Hamath to the brook of Egypt, before the LORD our God, for seven days and seven more days, even fourteen days.
Moreover, the king made a great throne of ivory and overlaid it with refined gold.
It came about at noon, that Elijah mocked them and said, "Call out with a loud voice, for he is a god; either he is occupied or gone aside, or is on a journey, or perhaps he is asleep and needs to be awakened."
So they cried with a loud voice and cut themselves according to their custom with swords and lances until the blood gushed out on them.
In a little while the sky grew black with clouds and wind, and there was a heavy shower. And Ahab rode and went to Jezreel.
So He said, "Go forth and stand on the mountain before the LORD ." And behold, the LORD was passing by! And a great and strong wind was rending the mountains and breaking in pieces the rocks before the LORD ; but the LORD was not in the wind. And after the wind an earthquake, but the LORD was not in the earthquake.
Now behold, a prophet approached Ahab king of Israel and said, "Thus says the LORD , 'Have you seen all this great multitude? Behold, I will deliver them into your hand today, and you shall know that I am the LORD .' "
The king of Israel went out and struck the horses and chariots, and killed the Arameans with a great slaughter.
Then a man of God came near and spoke to the king of Israel and said, "Thus says the LORD , 'Because the Arameans have said, "The LORD is a god of the mountains, but He is not a god of the valleys," therefore I will give all this great multitude into your hand, and you shall know that I am the LORD .' "
Now the king of Aram had commanded the thirty-two captains of his chariots, saying, "Do not fight with small or great, but with the king of Israel alone."