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  • This is the story behind his rebellion. Solomon was rebuilding the Millo* and repairing the walls of the city of his father, David.2 - 1 Kings 11:27


  • For Solomon has abandoned me and worshiped Ashtoreth, the goddess of the Sidonians; Chemosh, the god of Moab; and Molech, the god of the Ammonites. He has not followed my ways and done what is pleasing in my sight. He has not obeyed my laws and regulations as his father, David, did. - 1 Kings 11:33


  • When Solomon died, he was buried in the city of his father, David. Then his son Rehoboam became the next king. - 1 Kings 11:43


  • "Your father was a hard master," they said. "Lighten the harsh labor demands and heavy taxes that your father imposed on us. Then we will be your loyal subjects." - 1 Kings 12:4


  • Then King Rehoboam went to discuss the matter with the older men who had counseled his father, Solomon. "What is your advice?" he asked. "How should I answer these people?" - 1 Kings 12:6


  • "What is your advice?" he asked them. "How should I answer these people who want me to lighten the burdens imposed by my father?" - 1 Kings 12:9


  • The young men replied, "This is what you should tell those complainers: `My little finger is thicker than my father's waist--if you think he was hard on you, just wait and see what I'll be like! - 1 Kings 12:10


  • Yes, my father was harsh on you, but I'll be even harsher! My father used whips on you, but I'll use scorpions!' " - 1 Kings 12:11


  • and followed the counsel of his younger advisers. He told the people, "My father was harsh on you, but I'll be even harsher! My father used whips on you, but I'll use scorpions!" - 1 Kings 12:14


  • The old prophet asked them, "Which way did he go?" So they told their father which road the man of God had taken. - 1 Kings 13:12


  • He committed the same sins as his father before him, and his heart was not right with the LORD his God, as the heart of his ancestor David had been. - 1 Kings 15:3


  • He brought into the Temple of the LORD the silver and gold and the utensils that he and his father had dedicated. - 1 Kings 15:15


  • "Let us renew the treaty that existed between your father and my father. See, I am sending you a gift of silver and gold. Break your treaty with King Baasha of Israel so that he will leave me alone." - 1 Kings 15:19


  • But he did what was evil in the LORD's sight and followed the example of his father, continuing the sins of idolatry that Jeroboam had led Israel to commit. - 1 Kings 15:26


  • Elisha left the oxen standing there, ran after Elijah, and said to him, "First let me go and kiss my father and mother good-bye, and then I will go with you!" Elijah replied, "Go on back! But consider what I have done to you." - 1 Kings 19:20


  • Ben-hadad told him, "I will give back the towns my father took from your father, and you may establish places of trade in Damascus, as my father did in Samaria." Then Ahab said, "I will let you go under these conditions." So they made a treaty, and Ben-hadad was set free. - 1 Kings 20:34


  • Jehoshaphat was a good king, following the example of his father, Asa. He did what was pleasing in the LORD's sight. During his reign, however, he failed to remove all the pagan shrines, and the people still offered sacrifices and burned incense there. - 1 Kings 22:43
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    New Living Translation Bible used with permission Tyndale House Publishers.

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