September/October 2022

Solomon The King

A Look At Israel's Golden Age—And Why It Ended


Solomon’s reign is considered Israel’s golden age, when peace and prosperity prevailed and Israel was the head of all nations instead of the tail (Dt. 28:13). This issue of Israel My Glory unveils the glories of Solomon’s kingdom and what went wrong to create some of the difficulties Israel faces today. But the good news is that Israel will not suffer forever. Someday, Israel will return to God with all its heart; and God will reestablish the kingdom of David, as He promises in His Word.

Features

From the Editor Sep/Oct 2022

My husband, Tom, had a wonderful opportunity recently to visit Israel on a tour led by the Zionist Organization of America. He was among a handful of Christians...

My Threescore and Ten

Birthdays, like mile markers, disclose the distance traveled but not the distance remaining on our lives’ journeys...

The Unlikely King

It was a scandal many find hard to stomach even today. The king God chose to govern His people committed adultery with another man’s wife...

The Richest Man on Earth

"Success is not final; failure is not fatal: It is the courage to continue that counts.” These words of wisdom, falsely attributed to...

When Everything Went Wrong

When people think of King Solomon, they usually recall his great wisdom and the magnificent Jewish Temple he built...

A Taste of Tomorrow

On October 25, 2021, shares of Tesla spiked almost 13 percent, surpassing the $1 trillion market cap and making the electric car company’s CEO...


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More In This Issue

Inside View Sep/Oct 2022

“The Holocaust is not about the murder of 6,000,000 Jewish people, it’s about the murder of one Jewish person times 6,000,000!”...

Something is Wrong

Pro-choice activists are fuming over the recent U.S. Supreme Court decision that declared abortion is not a constitutional right, overturning its...

Israel, EU Sign Gas Deal

The European Union (EU) has signed a memorandum of understanding with Israel that eventually could see...

Christian Persecution Sep/Oct 2022

In June, Islamic terrorists again stormed a church in Nigeria, massacring more than 50 Christians who were peacefully...

The Friends of Israel in Action Sep/Oct 2022

The Australian ministry of The Friends of Israel (FOI) has grown remarkably in recent years. Many of you know Deane Woods...

Solomon’s Temple

King Solomon’s reign has been called Israel’s Golden Age. Under him, the Israelites possessed almost all of the land God promised them...

The Beginning of the End

God is not to be trifled with. He warned Israel’s kings not to worship other gods, and He meant it. Because He knows the end...

The Importance of Knowing God

Apart from Jesus Christ, King Solomon was the wisest man who ever lived (1 Ki. 3:12). When he dedicated the Temple...

Q: What Will Our Resurrected Bodies Be Like?

Every human being will receive a resurrected body prepared for eternity...

The Curse

God made many promises that are now fulfilled and others yet to be fulfilled. But He always gets around to fulfilling them, no matter how long it takes...

Solomon’s Timeline

Archaeology and Jericho (Part 1)

Bible critics love to attack the conquest of Jericho. Disproving or questioning its historicity undermines Israel...

Paul’s Final Words

Place yourself in the apostle Paul’s sandals: You are in a dungeon awaiting execution, knowing your fellow workers face great persecution from Roman officials...

Just a Closer Walk With Thee

People are lonely. Research studies show that today, Americans in particular have decreasing family sizes; fewer friends with...

Jewish World Update Sep/Oct 2022

A Boston BDS group is promoting a “Mapping Project” that places a target on American Jews. It declares...

Apples of Gold Sep/Oct 2022

We recently enjoyed a most important holiday—the feast of Simchat Torah, Hebrew for “rejoicing over the Law.” Many of the Orthodox dance in the synagogues...

Daily News from Israel

News Digest — 10/3/22

Ben Gurion Airport will shut down on Tuesday (4th), on the eve of Yom Kippur, the holiest day on the Jewish calendar. All operations will be suspended as of 2 p.m. on...

Rise in Holocaust Denial on Social Media

Holocaust denial is on the rise on social media platforms where young adults get the majority of...

News Digest — 9/30/22

Israel has indefinitely suspended all visits to Joseph’s Tomb in Shechem (Nablus) with officials citing rising security tensions in Samaria, Israel’s Kan News reported...

News Digest — 9/29/22

A survey conducted by the Smith Institute revealed that 67% of the adult Jewish population in Israel prefer that the State of Israel be run as a Jewish state, compared to...

Israel’s Population Approaching 10 Million

Israel’s population has grown again in the Jewish year 5782, which ends on Sunday night. It currently has...

News Digest — 9/28/22

Two terrorists were shot and killed during a gun battle with IDF forces and Border police officers in the northern Samaria city of Jenin Wednesday morning (28th)...

A Message From Putin

In his Rosh Hashanah message to the Jewish community President Putin stated his expectations that they...

News Digest — 9/27/22

Terrorist networks in the West Bank are attempting ‘provocation attacks,’ in which they lure Israeli soldiers into an ambush by getting their attention, Israeli security...

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