Yahweh the Incomparable

Yahweh the Incomparable

“Yahweh, the God of Israel, there is no God like you in heaven above or on earth below—you who keep your covenant of love with your servants who continue wholeheartedly in your way.” (1 Kings 8:23)

The context: Solomon is praying to God that He may dwell in His temple in Jerusalem at this dedication ceremony of the new temple. 

The cultural context: Israel is called to believe in and practice the worship of ONE God in stark contrast to the polytheism of each surrounding nation.

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