Scripture teaches that “faith, if it hath not works, is dead, being alone” (Jas. 2:17). The epistle of James generates much thinking and discussion regarding works and salvation. An elderly missionary said, I did not receive
We live in a culture that is deteriorating partly because of its loss of a moral standard. Since its inception, Christianity has provided a true moral standard by promoting and being committed to the biblical
The entry this week focuses on the trials and afflictions of believers. Often these times turn out to be blessings in disguise. In the very beginning of his epistle, James described his relationship to the
“Pining, probably the youngest son of Barzillai the Gileadite (2” “Sam. 19:37-40). The “habitation of Chimham” (Jer. 41:17) was” “probably an inn or khan, which is the proper meaning of the” “Hebrew geruth, rendered “habitation”, established in later times” “in his possession at Bethlehem, which David gave to him as a” reward for his loyalty in accompanying him to Jerusalem after “the defeat of Absalom (1 Kings 2:7). It has been supposed that,” “considering the stationary character of Eastern institutions, it” was in the stable of this inn or caravanserai that our Saviour was born (Luke 2:7).
Definition of Chimham: “as they; like to them”
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