1 Kings 10:24

24 The whole world sought audience with Solomon to hear the wisdom God had put in his heart.

1 Kings 10:24 in Other Translations

KJV
24 And all the earth sought to Solomon, to hear his wisdom, which God had put in his heart.
ESV
24 And the whole earth sought the presence of Solomon to hear his wisdom, which God had put into his mind.
NLT
24 People from every nation came to consult him and to hear the wisdom God had given him.
MSG
24 People came from all over the world to be with Solomon and drink in the wisdom God had given him.
CSB
24 The whole world wanted an audience with Solomon to hear the wisdom that God had put in his heart.

1 Kings 10:24 In-Context

22 The king had a fleet of trading ships at sea along with the ships of Hiram. Once every three years it returned, carrying gold, silver and ivory, and apes and baboons.
23 King Solomon was greater in riches and wisdom than all the other kings of the earth.
24 The whole world sought audience with Solomon to hear the wisdom God had put in his heart.
25 Year after year, everyone who came brought a gift—articles of silver and gold, robes, weapons and spices, and horses and mules.
26 Solomon accumulated chariots and horses; he had fourteen hundred chariots and twelve thousand horses, which he kept in the chariot cities and also with him in Jerusalem.

Cross References 1

  • 1. S 2 Samuel 14:20; 1Ki 3:9,12,28
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