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 in Ex. 25:5; 26:14; 35:7, 23; 36:19; 39:34;” “Num. 4:6, etc. The tabernacle was covered with badgers’ skins;” the shoes of women were also made of them (Ezek. 16:10). Our translators seem to have been misled by the similarity in sound “of the Hebrew tachash_ and the Latin _taxus, “a badger.” The” “revisers have correctly substituted “seal skins.” The Arabs of” the Sinaitic peninsula apply the name tucash to the seals and “dugongs which are common in the Red Sea, and the skins of which” are largely used as leather and for sandals. Though the badger “is common in Palestine, and might occur in the wilderness, its” small hide would have been useless as a tent covering. The “dugong, very plentiful in the shallow waters on the shores of” “the Red Sea, is a marine animal from 12 to 30 feet long,” “something between a whale and a seal, never leaving the water,” “but very easily caught. It grazes on seaweed, and is known by” naturalists as Halicore tabernaculi.
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