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
“In the Old Testament the rendering of the Hebrew word mamzer’,” “which means “polluted.” In Deut. 23:2, it occurs in the ordinary” “sense of illegitimate offspring. In Zech. 9:6, the word is used” in the sense of foreigner. From the history of Jephthah we learn that there were bastard offspring among the Jews (Judg. 11:1-7). “In Heb. 12:8, the word (Gr. nothoi) is used in its ordinary” “sense, and denotes those who do not share the privileges of” God’s children.
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