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
(1.) A pocket of a cone-like shape in which Naaman bound two pieces of silver for Gehazi (2 Kings 5:23). The same Hebrew word “occurs elsewhere only in Isa. 3:22, where it is rendered” “crisping-pins, but denotes the reticules (or as R.V.,” satchels) carried by Hebrew women. “(2.) Another word (kees) so rendered means a bag for carrying weights (Deut. 25:13; Prov. 16:11; Micah 6:11). It also denotes a purse (Prov. 1:14) and a cup (23:31). “(3.) Another word rendered “bag” in 1 Sam. 17:40 is rendered “sack in Gen. 42:25; and in 1 Sam. 9:7; 21:5 “vessel,” or” wallet for carrying food. “(4.) The word rendered in the Authorized Version “bags,” in which the priests bound up the money contributed for the “restoration of the temple (2 Kings 12:10), is also rendered” bundle (Gen. 42:35; 1 Sam. 25:29). It denotes bags used by travellers for carrying money during a journey (Prov. 7:20; Hag. 1:6). “(5.) The “bag” of Judas was a small box (John 12:6; 13:29).
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