After thousands of years of debate and question this series explores many of the greatest tales of Scripture. Filmed on location throughout the Holy Land and utilizing modern scientific techniques and newly found archaeological discoveries Mysteries of the Bible reveals surprising facts and theories behind the legendary figures and fabled stories of the Bible. The acclaimed A and E series Mysteries of the Bible provide a wealth of astonishing discoveries and unforgettable revelations. Episode King Solomon – Three thousand years ago, in ancient Jerusalem, the young King Solomon was forced to put his wisdom to the ultimate test. According to the Hebrew Bible, Solomon would become one of ancient Israel’s mightiest kings, gifted with powers beyond those of mortal men. The reign of the ancient Israelite King Solomon is examined. Included: his affair with the Queen of Sheba; the mystery of the Ark of the Covenant; and his legendary wisdom. Also: the construction of the Temple in Jerusalem.