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
(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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