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
“Bearer of victory, the eldest daughter of Agrippa I., the Herod” Agrippa of Acts 12:20. After the early death of her first “husband she was married to her uncle Herod, king of Chalcis.” After his death (A.D. 40) she lived in incestuous connection “with her brother Agrippa II. (Acts 25:13, 23; 26:30). They” joined the Romans at the outbreak of the final war between them “and the Jews, and lived afterwards at Rome.”
Definition of Bernice: “one that brings victory”
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