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
I went to church service recently in which a powerful and emotional solo called “I Feel Like Moving On” was sung. The more I listened, however, the more disturbed I became by the emphasis on
“(1.) Herod Antipas, a son of Herod the Great by his Samaritan” wife Malthace. He was tetrarch of Galilee and Peraea during the whole period of our Lord’s life on earth (Luke 23:7). He was a “frivolous and vain prince, and was chargeable with many infamous” “crimes (Mark 8:15; Luke 3:19; 13:31, 32). He beheaded John the” “Baptist (Matt. 14:1-12) at the instigation of Herodias, the wife” “of his half-brother Herod-Philip, whom he had married. Pilate” sent Christ to him when he was at Jerusalem at the Passover “(Luke 23:7). He asked some idle questions of him, and after” “causing him to be mocked, sent him back again to Pilate. The” “wife of Chuza, his house-steward, was one of our Lord’s” disciples (Luke 8:3). “(2.) A “faithful martyr” (Rev. 2:13), of whom nothing more is certainly known.
Definition of Antipas: “for all, or against all”
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