Contributed by Scott Spencer on May 13, 2014
This incident is used of God to show He had given Solomon the wisdom he had requested as king. It proves that wisdom comes from God. It demonstrates that love comes from God, and love is present even when one is undeserving and perhaps unlovable.
God’s Faithfulness to Mothers.
1 Kings 3:16-28 (NASB)
Solomon Wisely Judges
16. Then two women who were harlots came to the king and stood before him.
17. The one woman said, “Oh, my lord, this woman and I live in the same house; and I gave birth to a child while she was in