Almost as if it were a preamble, Psalm 103: 1-2 concentrates on the benefactor. This way, it assures the believer that whatever benefits which are to follow can be counted upon because of the divinity,
Why would anyone have to be reminded not to forget all of the Lord’s benefits? Could it be that we have become so accustomed to them that we take them for granted? Or, that we
We could very easily take all day to bless His holy nature. By nature, He is omniscient, omnipotent, omnipresent, omni-beneficent. By nature, He is gracious, loving and kind. By nature, He is real, righteous and
“A maritime province in the south-east of Asia Minor. Tarsus, the” “birth-place of Paul, was one of its chief towns, and the seat of” a celebrated school of philosophy. Its luxurious climate attracted to it many Greek residents after its incorporation “with the Macedonian empire. It was formed into a Roman province,” B.C. 67. The Jews of Cilicia had a synagogue at Jerusalem (Acts 6:9). Paul visited it soon after his conversion (Gal. 1:21; Acts “9:30), and again, on his second missionary journey (15:41), “he” “went through Syria and Cilicia, confirming the churches.” It was” “famous for its goat’s-hair cloth, called cilicium. Paul learned” in his youth the trade of making tents of this cloth.
Definition of Cilicia: “which rolls or overturns”
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