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
“(Judg. 1:31); Aphek (Josh. 13:4; 19:30), stronghold. (1.) A city” of the tribe of Asher. It was the scene of the licentious “worship of the Syrian Aphrodite. The ruins of the temple,” “magnificent ruins in a “spot of strange wildness and beauty”,” “are still seen at Afka, on the north-west slopes of Lebanon,” “near the source of the river Adonis (now Nahr Ibrahim), 12 miles” east of Gebal. “(2.) A city of the tribe of Issachar, near to Jezreel (1 Sam. 4:1; 29:1; comp. 28:4). “(3.) A town on the road from Damascus to Palestine, in the level “plain east of Jordan, near which Benhadad was defeated by the” “Israelites (1 Kings 20:26, 30; 2 Kings 13:17). It has been” “identified with the modern Fik, 6 miles east of the Sea of” “Galilee, opposite Tiberias.”
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