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.
My Lord is Jehovah. (1.) The fourth son of David (2 Sam. 3:4). “After the death of his elder brothers, Amnon and Absalom, he” “became heir-apparent to the throne. But Solomon, a younger” “brother, was preferred to him. Adonijah, however, when his” “father was dying, caused himself to be proclaimed king. But” Nathan and Bathsheba induced David to give orders that Solomon should at once be proclaimed and admitted to the throne. “Adonijah fled and took refuge at the altar, and received pardon” for his conduct from Solomon on the condition that he showed “himself “a worthy man” (1 Kings 1:5-53). He afterwards made a” “second attempt to gain the throne, but was seized and put to” death (1 Kings 2:13-25). “(2.) A Levite sent with the princes to teach the book of the law to the inhabitants of Judah (2 Chr. 17:8). “(3.) One of the “chiefs of the people” after the Captivity (Neh. 10:16).
Definition of Adonijah: “the Lord is my master”
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