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
“One of the most ancient cities of Assyria. “Out of that land he” “[i.e., Nimrod] went forth into Assyria, and built Nineveh,” “Rehoboth-Ir, and Calah, and Resen” (Gen. 10:11, R.V.). Its site” is now marked probably by the Nimrud ruins on the left bank of “the Tigris. These cover an area of about 1,000 acres, and are” second only in size and importance to the mass of ruins opposite “Mosul. This city was at one time the capital of the empire, and” was the residence of Sardanapalus and his successors down to the “time of Sargon, who built a new capital, the modern Khorsabad.” It has been conjectured that these four cities mentioned in Gen. 10:11 were afterwards all united into one and called Nineveh (q.v.).
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