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
Oak. (1.) The expression in the Authorized Version of Josh. “19:33, “from Allon to Zaanannim,” is more correctly rendered in” “the Revised Version, “from the oak in Zaanannim.” The word” “denotes some remarkable tree which stood near Zaanannim, and” which served as a landmark. “(2.) The son of Jedaiah, of the family of the Simeonites, who expelled the Hamites from the valley of Gedor (1 Chr. 4:37).
“Oak of weeping, a tree near Bethel, at the spot where Deborah,” “Rebekah’s nurse, was buried (Gen. 35:8). Large trees, from their” “rarity in the plains of Palestine, were frequently designated as” landmarks. This particular tree was probably the same as the palm tree of Deborah (Judg. 4:5).
Definition of Allon: “an oak; strong”
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