1 Kings
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Absurdities
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Family Values
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Language
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Women
Homosexuality
Science and History
Sex
Prophecy
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Dwindling in Unbelief
-1 Kings


1 Kings: Sex

  1. Old King David tries to get some heat by having a beautiful virgin minister unto him. 1:1-4

  2. Adonijah (Solomon's half-brother) sends Bathsheba (Solomon's mother) to ask King Solomon to let Adonijah have sex with his David's concubine Abishag. But Solomon had him murdered instead. 2:13-25

  3. "King Solomon loved many strange women."
    God didn't mind the number so much; it was their "strangeness" that he objected to. 11:1

  4. "He [Solomon] had seven hundred wives ... and three hundred concubines." 11:3