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
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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