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
(Ex. 28:17; 39:10; Ezek. 28:13). Heb. barkath; LXX. smaragdos; “Vulgate, smaragdus; Revised Version, marg., “emerald.” The” “Hebrew word is from a root meaning “to glitter,” “lighten,” “flash. When held up to the sun, this gem shines like a burning” “coal, a dark-red glowing coal, and hence is called” “carbunculus, i.e., a little coal. It was one of the jewels in” the first row of the high priest’s breastplate. It has been conjectured by some that the garnet is meant. In Isa. 54:12 the “Hebrew word is ‘ekdah, used in the prophetic description of the” glory and beauty of the mansions above. Next to the diamond it is the hardest and most costly of all precious stones.
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