Scripture teaches that “faith, if it hath not works, is dead, being alone” (Jas. 2:17). The epistle of James generates much thinking and discussion regarding works and salvation. An elderly missionary said, I did not receive
We live in a culture that is deteriorating partly because of its loss of a moral standard. Since its inception, Christianity has provided a true moral standard by promoting and being committed to the biblical
The entry this week focuses on the trials and afflictions of believers. Often these times turn out to be blessings in disguise. In the very beginning of his epistle, James described his relationship to the
“Whom God afflicts. (1.) The daughter of Ahab and Jezebel, and” “the wife of Jehoram, king of Judah (2 Kings 8:18), who “walked” “in the ways of the house of Ahab” (2 Chr. 21:6), called” daughter of Omri (2 Kings 8:26). On the death of her husband “and of her son Ahaziah, she resolved to seat herself on the” “vacant throne. She slew all Ahaziah’s children except Joash, the” “youngest (2 Kings 11:1, 2). After a reign of six years she was” put to death in an insurrection (2 Kings 11:20; 2 Chr. 21:6; “22:10-12; 23:15), stirred up among the people in connection with” Josiah’s being crowned as king. “(2.) Ezra 8:7. (3.) 1 Chr. 8:26.
Definition of Athaliah: “the time of the Lord”
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