All things are lawful for me, but all things are not expedient: all things are lawful for me, but all things edify not. – 1 Cor. 10: 23 One reason why many people do not
“…because he had often been bound with shackles and chains. And the chains had been pulled apart by him, and the shackles broken in pieces; neither could anyone tame him.” – Mark 5: 4 When
“casting all your care upon Him, for He cares for you. – 1 Peter 5:7 There are at least three kinds of care. First, there is careful. Here, caution, conservatism, wisdom and even fear can
“The son of Shem (Gen. 10:22); according to Gen. 22:21, a” “grandson of Nahor. In Matt. 1:3, 4, and Luke 3:33, this word is” “the Greek form of Ram, the father of Amminadab (1 Chr. 2:10).” “The word means high, or highlands, and as the name of a country denotes that elevated region extending from the northeast of Palestine to the Euphrates. It corresponded generally with the Syria and Mesopotamia of the Greeks and Romans. In Gen. 25:20; “31:20, 24; Deut. 26:5, the word “Syrian” is properly “Aramean” “(R.V., marg.). Damascus became at length the capital of the” several smaller kingdoms comprehended under the designation “Aram or “Syria.”
“Aram of the two rivers, is Mesopotamia (as it is rendered in” “Gen. 24:10), the country enclosed between the Tigris on the east” “and the Euphrates on the west (Ps. 60, title); called also the” “field of Aram (Hos. 12:12, R.V.) i.e., the open country of” “Aram; in the Authorized Version, “country of Syria.” Padan-aram” (q.v.) was a portion of this country.
“(Ps. 60, title), probably the region between the Euphrates and” the Orontes.
Definition of Aram: “highness, magnificence, one that deceives; curse”
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