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
“Used only in Gal. 4:24, where the apostle refers to the history” “of Isaac the free-born, and Ishmael the slave-born, and makes” use of it allegorically. “Every parable is an allegory. Nathan (2 Sam. 12:1-4) addresses David in an allegorical narrative. In the eightieth Psalm there “is a beautiful allegory: “Thou broughtest a vine out of Egypt,” “etc. In Eccl. 12:2-6, there is a striking allegorical” description of old age.
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