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.
This word is used of sediment found in pits or in streets (Isa. “57:20; Jer. 38:60), of dust mixed with spittle (John 9:6), and” of potter’s clay (Isa. 41:25; Nah. 3:14; Jer. 18:1-6; Rom. 9:21). Clay was used for sealing (Job 38:14; Jer. 32:14). Our Lord’s tomb may have been thus sealed (Matt. 27:66). The practice of sealing doors with clay is still common in the East. Clay was also in primitive times used for mortar (Gen. 11:3). “The “clay ground” in which the large vessels of the temple were” cast (1 Kings 7:46; 2 Chr. 4:17) was a compact loam fitted for “the purpose. The expression literally rendered is, “in the” “thickness of the ground,”, meaning, “in stiff ground” or in” clay.
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