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.
One of the precious stones in the breastplate of the high priest “(Ex. 28:19; 39:12), and in the foundation of the New Jerusalem” (Rev. 21:20). The ancients thought that this stone had the power “of dispelling drunkenness in all who wore or touched it, and” “hence its Greek name formed from a_, “privative,” and _methuo,” “to get drunk. Its Jewish name, ahlamah’, was derived by the” “rabbins from the Hebrew word halam, “to dream,” from its” supposed power of causing the wearer to dream. “It is a pale-blue crystallized quartz, varying to a dark purple “blue. It is found in Persia and India, also in different parts” of Europe.
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