1 Kings 1:13

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13 Go and get thee in unto king David, and say unto him, Didst not thou, my lord, O king, swear unto thine handmaid, saying, Assuredly Solomon thy son shall reign after me, and he shall sit upon my throne? why then doth Adonijah reign?

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Verse 13. Whence there is perception in the spiritual man, that it is of the Divine Foresight and Providence, that the state of truth leading to good should be succeeded by a state of genuine good, which shall govern the whole mind, and yet, at the same time, that, in a state of temptation, the natural or unregenerate mind is predominant;

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