What did Solomon ask?
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Herein, what God did Solomon ask?
Solomon loved the Lord, walking in the statutes of David his father, only he sacrificed and made offerings at the high places. At Gibeon the Lord appeared to Solomon in a dream by night, and God said, “Ask what I shall give you.”
Also, why did Solomon ask for wisdom? Solomon didn't actually ask for wisdom, persay, but rather asked for discernment in his judgment in ruling God's people. Because this was such a wise request, and because he did not ask for longevity of life, wealth, for his enemies' deaths, God granted him not only what he has asked, but much more.
Also asked, what gift did Solomon ask for?
In a dream, God asks King Solomon what gift he'd like. And Solomon can choose anything - courage, strength, even money or fame. He chooses an understanding heart. Wisdom, so he can make good decisions for his people.
What was God's promise to Solomon?
At the beginning of his reign, Solomon loved the God of Israel and covenanted with God that he would walk in obedience throughout his administration as king of Israel. Solomon was promised wisdom, riches, honor, and long life if he would continue in righteousness before the Lord.