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
“(1 Kings 10:11, 12) = algum (2 Chr. 2:8; 9:10, 11), in the” Hebrew occurring only in the plural almuggim (indicating that “the wood was brought in planks), the name of a wood brought from” “Ophir to be used in the building of the temple, and for other” purposes. Some suppose it to have been the white sandal-wood of “India, the Santalum album of botanists, a native of the” “mountainous parts of the Malabar coasts. It is a fragrant wood,” “and is used in China for incense in idol-worship. Others, with” “some probability, think that it was the Indian red sandal-wood,” “the pterocarpus santalinus, a heavy, fine-grained wood, the” Sanscrit name of which is valguka. It is found on the Coromandel coast and in Ceylon.
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