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.
“A foreigner, or person born in another country, and therefore” not entitled to the rights and privileges of the country where he resides. Among the Hebrews there were two classes of aliens. “(1.) Those who were strangers generally, and who owned no landed property. “(2.) Strangers dwelling in another country without being naturalized (Lev. 22:10; Ps. 39:12). “Both of these classes were to enjoy, under certain conditions, “the same rights as other citizens (Lev. 19:33, 34; Deut. 10:19).” They might be naturalized and permitted to enter into the congregation of the Lord by submitting to circumcision and abandoning idolatry (Deut. 23:3-8). “This term is used (Eph. 2:12) to denote persons who have no interest in Christ.
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