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 Latin for cane, Hebrew Kaneh, mentioned (Ex. 30:23) as one” “of the ingredients in the holy anointing oil, one of the sweet” “scents (Cant. 4:14), and among the articles sold in the markets” of Tyre (Ezek. 27:19). The word designates an Oriental plant “called the “sweet flag,” the Acorus calamus of Linnaeus. It is” “elsewhere called “sweet cane” (Isa. 43:24; Jer. 6:20). It has an” “aromatic smell, and when its knotted stalk is cut and dried and” “reduced to powder, it forms an ingredient in the most precious” “perfumes. It was not a native of Palestine, but was imported” from Arabia Felix or from India. It was probably that which is “now known in India by the name of “lemon grass” or “ginger” “grass,” the Andropogon schoenanthus.
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