Barnabas, “son of consolation” (Acts 4:36)., a person Luke described as “a good man” (11:24), was chosen and sent by the Jerusalem church to investigate the mixed congregation of Jews and Gentiles in Syrian Antioch.
Jesus once asked his disciples, “Whom do men say that I the Son of man am” (Matt 16:13)? Who was Jesus anyway? Most people of His day viewed Him as some sort of prophet (John
Most of us live hurried lives. We are hard pressed at work, at home, and at church to accomplish more than a twenty-four hour day seems to allow. The demands are overwhelming. In fact, full
“Meadow of the house of Maachah, a city in the north of” “Palestine, in the neighbourhood of Dan and Ijon, in the tribe of” Naphtali. It was a place of considerable strength and “importance. It is called a “mother in Israel”, i.e., a” metropolis (2 Sam. 20:19). It was besieged by Joab (2 Sam. “20:14), by Benhadad (1 Kings 15:20), and by Tiglath-pileser (2” “Kings 15:29) about B.C. 734. It is elsewhere called Abel-maim,” “meadow of the waters, (2 Chr. 16:4). Its site is occupied by the” “modern Abil or Abil-el-kamh, on a rising ground to the east of” “the brook Derdarah, which flows through the plain of Huleh into” “the Jordan, about 6 miles to the west-north-west of Dan.”
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