Unlike most editing & proofreading services, we edit for everything: grammar, spelling, punctuation, idea flow, sentence structure, & more get started now. Summary the time of king david and king solomon was the golden age of israel david's military skill had relieved his kingdom from the constant threat of foreign invasion, and had established an empire over the surrounding region.
David and solomon king david proved to be a wise and effective leader for israel however, it can be said that his son, solomon, made several mistakes during his reignmany of his problems originated from his temple, a structure that was conceptualized by his father to be a deterrent against the paganism, which infested the land.
Because solomon knew his own weaknesses (not nearly as well as god did), he prayed not for wealth and victory over enemies, but instead -- he prayed for wisdom god rewarded his humility, and gave to the young king, the whole package. When solomon's father king david was aging, he lost his mental sharpness, and his son adonijah, securing the aid of david's long time right hand man joab, thought he would take the opportunity to seize the throne for himself. And in acts 13:22 god calls david a man after his own heart solomon the lord loved solomon and solomon loved the lord one night the lord appeared to solomon in a dream and asked him what he would like solomon asked for an understanding heart to judge his people wisely and to discern between good and evil. They made solomon the son of david king (ver 22) then solomon sat on the throne instead of david his father (ver 23) and david died in a good old age and solomon his son rejoined in his stead (ver 28) we have our thought directed to the respective virtues of the two king, father and son, and the comparative value of their life and reign.
Saul, david and solomon were the first 3 kings of israel all 3 of them reigned for 40 years samuel anointed saul as king in the year 1112 bc and he reigned till 1072. King solomon is king david's son king david wanted to build the temple but god did not allow it in the end king solomon built the temple, but put false idols inside of it.
The temple built by king solomon was from material supplied by his father king david the plans were also given to king david by god the temple was started in 966bc in solomon's fourth year of his reign and completed seven years later. A comparison of arthur becomes king and david and goliath two of the most renowned leaders of all time, king arthur and king david, have emerged from very humble beginnings david and goliath, written by samuel, is a bible story about a young boy defeating a huge philistine soldier by fighting in the name of god. David had already been anointed to be king by samuel but david waited till god put him into his role as israel's king david as a poet and songwriter wrote over 70 of the psalms in the book of psalms.