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
“The name of one of the cities of refuge, in the tribe of” “Benjamin (Josh. 21:18). The Jews, as a rule, did not change the” names of the towns they found in Palestine; hence this town may be regarded as deriving its name from the goddess Anat. It was “the native place of Abiezer, one of David’s “thirty” (2 Sam.” “23:27), and of Jehu, another of his mighty men (1 Chr. 12:3). It” “is chiefly notable, however, as the birth-place and usual” residence of Jeremiah (Jer. 1:1; 11:21-23; 29:27; 32:7-9). It “suffered greatly from the army of Sennacherib, and only 128 men” returned to it from the Exile (Neh. 7:27; Ezra 2:23). It lay about 3 miles north of Jerusalem. It has been identified with “the small and poor village of `Anata, containing about 100” inhabitants.
Definition of Anathoth: “or Anath, answer; song; poverty”
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