The life and ministry of Jesus were characterized by compassion. The biblical record of His miracles occasionally mentions that fact, and one might say His incarnation occurred because of His compassion. A disciple of Christ
We live in an age when candidates are chosen to lead a nation according to how they look on television rather than on their ideas. This shows that what God said to Samuel still holds
The very reason missionaries and others are needed to share the gospel of Christ is, in essence, the same reason God gave Israel a king, That reason is people’s rejection of God. That attitude is
“Father of Him; i.e., “worshipper of God”, the second of the sons” of Aaron (Ex. 6:23; Num. 3:2; 26:60; 1 Chr. 6:3). Along with his three brothers he was consecrated to the priest’s office (Ex. 28:1). With his father and elder brother he accompanied the seventy elders part of the way up the mount with Moses (Ex. “24:1, 9). On one occasion he and Nadab his brother offered” “incense in their censers filled with “strange” (i.e., common)” “fire, i.e., not with fire taken from the great brazen altar” “(Lev. 6:9, etc.), and for this offence they were struck dead,” and were taken out and buried without the camp (Lev. 10:1-11; comp. Num. 3:4; 26:61; 1 Chr. 24:2). It is probable that when “they committed this offence they were intoxicated, for” immediately after is given the law prohibiting the use of wine or strong drink to the priests.
“Father (i.e., “possessor”) of renown. (1.) One of the sons of” “Bela, the son of Benjamin (1 Chr. 8:3); called also Ahihud (ver.” 7). “(2.) A descendant of Zerubbabel and father of Eliakim (Matt. “1:13, “Abiud”); called also Juda (Luke 3:26), and Obadiah (1″ Chr. 3:21).
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