1 Kings 1:2

English: King James Version

Study the Inner Meaning

← 1 Kings 1:1    Full Chapter    1 Kings 1:3 →

2 Wherefore his servants said unto him, Let there be sought for my lord the king a young virgin: and let her stand before the king, and let her cherish him, and let her lie in thy bosom, that my lord the king may get heat.


Commentary on this verse

Verse 2. For then its faith and life are degraded through the abuse of the knowledges of Divine Truths in the letter of the Word, the internal things of spiritual worship being neglected, and evil affections prevailing; so that, in selfish fear, its members seek salvation in the extreme evils and falsities of faith alone which is barren and desolate.


← 1 Kings 1:1    Full Chapter    1 Kings 1:3 →
Study the Inner Meaning

Commentary on this text:



Translate:
Share: