Almost as if it were a preamble, Psalm 103: 1-2 concentrates on the benefactor. This way, it assures the believer that whatever benefits which are to follow can be counted upon because of the divinity,
Why would anyone have to be reminded not to forget all of the Lord’s benefits? Could it be that we have become so accustomed to them that we take them for granted? Or, that we
We could very easily take all day to bless His holy nature. By nature, He is omniscient, omnipotent, omnipresent, omni-beneficent. By nature, He is gracious, loving and kind. By nature, He is real, righteous and
“Eagle, a native of Pontus, by occupation a tent-maker, whom Paul” met on his first visit to Corinth (Acts 18:2). Along with his wife Priscilla he had fled from Rome in consequence of a decree (A.D. 50) by Claudius commanding all Jews to leave the city. “Paul sojourned with him at Corinth, and they wrought together at” “their common trade, making Cilician hair-cloth for tents. On” “Paul’s departure from Corinth after eighteen months, Aquila and” “his wife accompanied him to Ephesus, where they remained, while” “he proceeded to Syria (Acts 18:18, 26). When they became” “Christians we are not informed, but in Ephesus they were (1 Cor.” “16:19) Paul’s “helpers in Christ Jesus.” We find them afterwards” “at Rome (Rom. 16:3), interesting themselves still in the cause” of Christ. They are referred to some years after this as being at Ephesus (2 Tim. 4:19). This is the last notice we have of them.
Definition of Aquila: “an eagle”
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