And seeing the multitudes, He went up on a mountain, and when He was seated His disciples came to Him. Then He opened His mouth and taught them, saying… – Matthew 5: 1-2 Among the
For though by this time you ought to be teachers, you need someone to teach you again the first principles of the oracles of God; and you have come to need milk and not solid food. (Hebrews
Suppose you are strapped for cash and you decide to pawn your favorite diamond ring. The way the pawn shop process works (so they tell me) is that you take in your ring. The pawn
There are five different Hebrew words so rendered in the “Authorized Version: (1.) A basket (Heb. sal, a twig or osier)” “for holding bread (Gen. 40:16; Ex. 29:3, 23; Lev. 8:2, 26, 31;” “Num. 6:15, 17, 19). Sometimes baskets were made of twigs peeled;” their manufacture was a recognized trade among the Hebrews. “(2.) That used (Heb. salsilloth’) in gathering grapes (Jer. 6:9). “(3.) That in which the first fruits of the harvest were “presented, Heb. tene, (Deut. 26:2, 4). It was also used for” household purposes. In form it tapered downwards like that called corbis by the Romans. “(4.) A basket (Heb. kelub) having a lid, resembling a bird-cage. It was made of leaves or rushes. The name is also applied to “fruit-baskets (Amos 8:1, 2).” “(5.) A basket (Heb. dud) for carrying figs (Jer. 24:2), also “clay to the brick-yard (R.V., Ps. 81:6), and bulky articles (2” Kings 10:7). This word is also rendered in the Authorized “Version “kettle” (1 Sam. 2:14), “caldron” (2 Chr. 35:13),” seething-pot (Job 41:20). “In the New Testament mention is made of the basket (Gr. “kophinos, small “wicker-basket”) for the “fragments” in the” “miracle recorded Mark 6:43, and in that recorded Matt. 15:37” “(Gr. spuris, large “rope-basket”); also of the basket in which” “Paul escaped (Acts 9:25, Gr. spuris; 2 Cor. 11: 33, Gr. sargane,” basket of plaited cords).
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