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
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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