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
“House of fish. (1.) A town in Galilee, on the west side of the” “sea of Tiberias, in the “land of Gennesaret.” It was the native” “place of Peter, Andrew, and Philip, and was frequently resorted” to by Jesus (Mark 6:45; John 1:44; 12:21). It is supposed to “have been at the modern `Ain Tabighah, a bay to the north of” Gennesaret. “(2.) A city near which Christ fed 5,000 (Luke 9:10; comp. John “6:17; Matt. 14:15-21), and where the blind man had his sight” “restored (Mark 8:22), on the east side of the lake, two miles up” “the Jordan. It stood within the region of Gaulonitis, and was” “enlarged by Philip the tetrarch, who called it “Julias,” after” “the emperor’s daughter. Or, as some have supposed, there may” “have been but one Bethsaida built on both sides of the lake,” near where the Jordan enters it. Now the ruins et-Tel.
Definition of Bethsaida: “house of fruits, or of food, or of snares”
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