When Jesus was conducting His earthly ministry. He manifested authority. This authority was manifested in the way He cleansed the temple; in the way He forgave sin; and, in His healing of the man with
It is wonderful to know that we are God’s and to realize the blessedness that is ours because of it. God chooses us to be members of His kingdom not only so that He might
Missionaries are very often discouraged on the mission field. Unfriendly governments sometimes put obstacles in their way. Some people are unresponsive, and often the behavior of people thought to be converts to Christ is disheartening.
Lame. (1.) The fourth Roman emperor. He succeeded Caligula (A.D. “41). Though in general he treated the Jews, especially those in” “Asia and Egypt, with great indulgence, yet about the middle of” his reign (A.D. 49) he banished them all from Rome (Acts 18:2). “In this edict the Christians were included, as being, as was” “supposed, a sect of Jews. The Jews, however soon again returned” to Rome. “During the reign of this emperor, several persecutions of the Christians by the Jews took place in the dominions of Herod “Agrippa, in one of which the apostle James was “killed” (12:2).” He died A.D. 54. “(2.) Claudius Lysias, a Greek who, having obtained by purchase “the privilege of Roman citizenship, took the name of Claudius” (Acts 21:31-40; 22:28; 23:26).
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