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
Employed by the sacred writers in certain portions of the Old “Testament, viz., Dan. 2:4-7, 28; Ezra 4:8-6:18; 7:12-26; Gen.” “31:46; Jer. 10:11. It is the Aramaic dialect, as it is sometimes” “called, as distinguished from the Hebrew dialect. It was the” “language of commerce and of social intercourse in Western Asia,” and after the Exile gradually came to be the popular language of “Palestine. It is called “Syrian” in 2 Kings 18:26. Some isolated” words in this language are preserved in the New Testament (Matt. 5:22; 6:24; 16:17; 27:46; Mark 3:17; 5:41; 7:34; 14:36; Acts 1:19; 1 Cor. 16:22). These are specimens of the vernacular “language of Palestine at that period. The term “Hebrew” was also” sometimes applied to the Chaldee because it had become the language of the Hebrews (John 5:2; 19:20).
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