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
“Called by the Greeks Heliopolis i.e., “the city of the sun”,” “because of its famous Temple of the Sun, has by some been” “supposed to be Solomon’s “house of the forest of Lebanon” (1″ Kings 7:2; 10:17; 2 Chr. 9:16); by others it is identified with “Baal-gad (q.v.). It was a city of Coele-Syria, on the lowest” “declivity of Anti-Libanus, about 42 miles north-west of” “Damascus. It was one of the most splendid of Syrian cities,” existing from a remote antiquity. After sustaining several “sieges under the Moslems and others, it was finally destroyed by” an earthquake in 1759. Its ruins are of great extent.
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