The LORD gave Solomon wisdom,1 just as he had promised him. There were peaceful relations between Hiram and Solomon, and the two of them made a treaty.2
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King Solomon conscripted laborers3 from all Israel--thirty thousand men.
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He sent them off to Lebanon in shifts of ten thousand a month, so that they spent one month in Lebanon and two months at home. Adoniram4 was in charge of the forced labor.
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Solomon had seventy thousand carriers and eighty thousand stonecutters in the hills,
as well as thirty-three hundred foremen5 who supervised the project and directed the workmen.
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At the king's command they removed from the quarry6 large blocks of quality stone7 to provide a foundation of dressed stone for the temple.
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The craftsmen of Solomon and Hiram8 and the men of Gebal9 cut and prepared the timber and stone for the building of the temple.
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