David appoints Solomon to the throne, helps Solomon prepare for his role as king, and advises Solomon on keeping God's commandments. Solomon asks God for wisdom.
O: David completes his reign and helps Solomon get ready to become king.
WN: Matthew presents Jesus as the King of Israel. Jesus gives the Sermon on the Mount.
O: David reigns over Israel, experiencing temptations and trials, but always turning back to God with his whole heart.
WN: Solomon concludes that life without God is meaningless. The Song of Solomon pictures the love between Jesus Christ and the Church.