Millions of Christians are persecuted today for their faith. To declare one’s allegiance to Christ in some countries is to risk imprisonment and death. Some families ostracize relatives who have received Christ as Saviour. Even
As he closed his second epistle to the Corinthians, Paul responded to the doubts of some Corinthian believers as to whether he was indeed a spokesman for Christ. Paul insisted that he was an apostle
Paul’s teaching tells us important things about the church and its ministry. There are different gifts but the same Lord. The Spirit gives believers gifts to build up the church. Paul named some of these
“(1 Kings 4:6, R.V.; 5:13), forced service. The service of” tributaries was often thus exacted by kings. Solomon raised a “great levy of 30,000 men, about two per cent. of the” “population, to work for him by courses on Lebanon. Adoram” (12:18) presided over this forced labour service (Ger. Frohndienst; Fr. corvee).
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