When Jesus was conducting His earthly ministry. He manifested authority. This authority was manifested in the way He cleansed the temple; in the way He forgave sin; and, in His healing of the man with
It is wonderful to know that we are God’s and to realize the blessedness that is ours because of it. God chooses us to be members of His kingdom not only so that He might
Missionaries are very often discouraged on the mission field. Unfriendly governments sometimes put obstacles in their way. Some people are unresponsive, and often the behavior of people thought to be converts to Christ is disheartening.
“The name originally of a narrow strip of territory in Greece, on” the north-west of the Peloponnesus. Subsequently it was applied “by the Romans to the whole Peloponnesus, now called the Morea,” and the south of Greece. It was then one of the two provinces (Macedonia being the other) into which they divided the country when it fell under their dominion. It is in this latter enlarged meaning that the name is always used in the New Testament (Acts “18:12, 27; 19:21; Rom. 15: 26; 16:5, etc.). It was at the time” when Luke wrote the Acts of the Apostles under the proconsular form of government; hence the appropriate title given to Gallio “as the “deputy,” i.e., proconsul, of Achaia (Acts 18:12).”
Definition of Achaia: “grief; trouble”
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