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
“Cush of double wickedness, or governor of two presidencies, the” king of Mesopotamia who oppressed Israel in the generation immediately following Joshua (Judg. 3:8). We learn from the Tell-el-Amarna tablets that Palestine had been invaded by the “forces of Aram-naharaim (A.V., “Mesopotamia”) more than once,” “long before the Exodus, and that at the time they were written” the king of Aram-naharaim was still intriguing in Canaan. It is mentioned among the countries which took part in the attack upon “Egypt in the reign of Rameses III. (of the Twentieth Dynasty),” but as its king is not one of the princes stated to have been “conquered by the Pharaoh, it would seem that he did not actually” enter Egypt. As the reign of Rameses III. corresponds with the “Israelitish occupation of Canaan, it is probable that the” Egyptian monuments refer to the oppression of the Israelites by Chushan-rishathaim. Canaan was still regarded as a province of “Egypt, so that, in attacking it Chushan-rishathaim would have” been considered to be attacking Egypt.
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