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
“The Latin form of the Greek word rendered “Mars’ hill.” But it” denotes also the council or court of justice which met in the open air on the hill. It was a rocky height to the west of the “Acropolis at Athens, on the south-east summit of which the” “council was held which was constituted by Solon, and consisted” “of nine archons or chief magistrates who were then in office,” and the ex-archons of blameless life. “On this hill of Mars (Gr. Ares) Paul delivered his memorable “address to the “men of Athens” (Acts 17:22-31).”
Definition of Areopagus: “the hill of Mars”
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