- God’s immediate answer to Solomon’s prayer is given in 7:1-3. What effect did it have on the people? Cf. Lev. 9:24. How far should God’s mercies affect us?
- God gave a further answer to Solomon privately in the form of a promise and a warning (7:12-22). What were the conditions upon which Solomon’s petitions were to be granted? Do I fear the fulfillment of God’s warnings as I desire the fulfillment of His promises