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over a thousand years after King Solomon's death and the temple's completion.
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is an Old Testament pseudepigraphical work, the authorship of which is ascribed to King Solomon.
s whom he enslaved to help build the temple, the questions he put to them about their deeds and how they could be thwarted, and their answers, which provide a kind of self-help manual against demonic activity. Solomon lends the ring to the lad who by throwing the ring at the demon Ornias stamps him with the seal and brings him under control.
[edit on 5/27/2008 by bigbert81] King Solomon has been said to be a wizard or a sorcerer. With out the ring we can't scientifically test for proof. However, I'm a lover of mystery and myth, so let us continue. A long account of Ashmedai appears in the Talmud , relating how King Solomon succeeded in capturing him and forcing him into service for the building of the Temple.Legend has it that King Solomon possessed a magic ring.A seal ring given to him by God made of brass and iron with the name of God on it.The "Testament of Solomon" is an Old Testament pseudepigraphical work, purportedly written by King Solomon, in which Solomon mostly describes particular demons whom he enslaved to help build the temple, the questions he put to them about their deeds and how they could be thwarted, and their answers, which provide a kind of self-help manual against demonic activity. The date is very dubious, perhaps 1st century to 3rd century, certainly the oldest work surviving particular concerned with individual demons.
When a demon named Ornias harasses a young lad (who is favorite of Solomon) by stealing half his pay and sucking out his vitality through the lad's thumb, Solomon prays in the temple and receives from the archangel Michael a ring with a seal on it which will enable him to command the demons (c.f. Solomon lends the ring to the lad who by throwing the ring at the demon Ornias stamps him with the seal and brings him under control.
It is said that Solomon used the power of this ring to make demons build the temple. Tell me if I'm crazy, but I believe this is where JRR Tolkien got the idea for Lord of the Rings.