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
This word is found only in Matt. 23:23. It is the plant commonly “known by the name of dill, the Peucedanum graveolens of the” botanist. This name dill is derived from a Norse word which “means to soothe, the plant having the carminative property of” “allaying pain. The common dill, the Anethum graveolens, is an” annual growing wild in the cornfields of Spain and Portugal and the south of Europe generally. There is also a species of dill cultivated in Eastern countries known by the name of shubit. It was this species of garden plant of which the Pharisees were in “the habit of paying tithes. The Talmud requires that the seeds,” “leaves, and stem of dill shall pay tithes. It is an” “umbelliferous plant, very like the caraway, its leaves, which” “are aromatic, being used in soups and pickles. The proper anise” is the Pimpinella anisum.
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