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
“The duty of preparing bread was usually, in ancient times,” committed to the females or the slaves of the family (Gen. 18:6; Lev. 26:26; 1 Sam. 8:13); but at a later period we find a class “of public bakers mentioned (Hos. 7:4, 6; Jer. 37:21).” “The bread was generally in the form of long or round cakes (Ex. “29:23; 1 Sam. 2:36), of a thinness that rendered them easily” broken (Isa. 58:7; Matt. 14:19; 26:26; Acts 20:11). Common ovens were generally used; at other times a jar was half-filled with “hot pebbles, and the dough was spread over them. Hence we read” “of “cakes baken on the coals” (1 Kings 19:6), and “baken in the” “oven” (Lev. 2:4). (See BREAD.)”
“Baked provisions (Gen. 40:17), literally “works of the baker,” such as biscuits and cakes.
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