David is essentially saying, "I am no longer able to struggle.
My strength is failing, and I must now go in the way of all humans. You must be strong and be a man." Implied in this message is that Solomon was to be strong enough not to go in the way of all men, but to be his own man. Behaving in a manner similar to others in our environment is not wrong, as long as we know that our behavior is right and proper.
In this case, we are acting according to our conscience.
What is wrong is when we abdicate our right to think, judge, and decide for ourselves.
A more effective approach is telling him: "Even though you believe you are totally right and the other person is totally wrong, you should still be the one who pursues peace.
She lives with her family in Chicago, and has lectured internationally on Jewish topics.Comedienne Joan Rivers started screaming on the air after a commercial for Jews for Jesus aired on her radio show. These deceptions are most successful with Jews who have no knowledge of their own Jewish heritage.The ad featured two Jewish men arguing over whether JC is the Jewish messiah, while the Jewish song "Hava Nagillah" played in the background. In Russia, for example, where Jewish education had been suppressed for 70 years, missionaries sponsor "Jewish revival meetings," where a tallit-clad clergyman asks throngs of unsuspecting Russian Jews to "accept Jesus into your heart." The sad thing is that tens of thousands of Jews (including an estimated 50,000 in Israel today) have fallen for this falsehood.These missionary campaigns are well-funded and relentless.Jews for Jesus has been spending millions of dollars in print and radio advertising, and has run a campaign of banner ads in New York City subways and on major web sites.