Scripture teaches that “faith, if it hath not works, is dead, being alone” (Jas. 2:17). The epistle of James generates much thinking and discussion regarding works and salvation. An elderly missionary said, I did not receive
We live in a culture that is deteriorating partly because of its loss of a moral standard. Since its inception, Christianity has provided a true moral standard by promoting and being committed to the biblical
The entry this week focuses on the trials and afflictions of believers. Often these times turn out to be blessings in disguise. In the very beginning of his epistle, James described his relationship to the
“Scorpions, probably the general name given to the ridge” “containing the pass between the south of the Dead Sea and Zin,” “es-Sufah, by which there is an ascent to the level of the land” of Palestine. Scorpions are said to abound in this whole “district, and hence the name (Num. 34:4). It is called” “Maaleh-acrabbim in Josh. 15:3, and “the ascent of Akrabbim” in” Num. 34:4.
Definition of Akrabbim: “scorpions”
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