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
Blessed. (1.) The secretary of the prophet Jeremiah (32:12; 36:4). He was of the tribe of Judah (51:59). To him Jeremiah dictated his prophecies regarding the invasion of the Babylonians and the Captivity. These he read to the people from a window in the temple in the fourth year of the reign of “Jehoiakim, king of Judah (Jer. 36). He afterwards read them” before the counsellors of the king at a private interview; and “then to the king himself, who, after hearing a part of the roll,” “cut it with a penknife, and threw it into the fire of his winter” “parlour, where he was sitting.” “During the siege of Jerusalem by Nebuchadnezzar, he was the keeper of the deed of purchase Jeremiah had made of the territory of Hanameel (Jer. 32:12). Being accused by his enemies “of favouring the Chaldeans, he was cast, with Jeremiah, into” “prison, where he remained till the capture of Jerusalem (B.C.” 586). He probably died in Babylon. “(2.) Neh. 3:20; 10:6; 11:5.
Definition of Baruch: “who is blessed”
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