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The death of Adonijah (1 Kings 2:19-2:25)

“Bathsheba went to King Solomon, to speak to him on behalf of Adonijah. The king rose to meet her. He bowed down to her. Then he sat on his throne. 346 more words

The intrigue of the prophet Nathan (1 Kings 1:11-1:14)

“Then Nathan said to Bathsheba the mother of Solomon. ‘Have you not heard that Adonijah son of Haggith has become the king? David our lord does not know it. 196 more words

Wisdom from Humility

The most wonderful moments can come to pass in our lives! Some moments are simply beyond amazing! Blessed moments of sheer joy.  Then there are those other, not so great, moments. 933 more words


July 23 - OT Reading

1 Kings 1-2

1 Kings 1

David in Old Age

1 Now King David was old, advanced in age; and they covered him with clothes, but he could not keep warm.  2,949 more words


Two Kingdoms

Above:  David Entrusts a Letter to Uriah

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The Collect:

O God, we thank you for your Son,

who chose the path of suffering for the sake of the world. 867 more words

Season After Pentecost

Devotion for Monday and Tuesday After Proper 17, Year A (ELCA Daily Lectionary)

Above:  David Entrusts a Letter to Uriah

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Two Kingdoms

SEPTEMBER 1 and 2, 2014


The Previous Post in the Sequence: 890 more words


Hallelujah (written by Leonard Cohen) What does it mean? #3

Second Part #1

“Your faith was strong but you needed proof
You saw her bathing on the roof
Her beauty and the moonlight overthrew you”
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