When I was a child, I spoke as a child, I understood as a child, I thought as a child; but when I became a man, I put away childish things. (1 Corinthians 13:11) What
For this reason I bow my knees to the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, from whom the whole family in heaven and earth is named, that He would grant you according to the riches
A form of godliness, but denying the power thereof… (2 Tim 3:5) Paul predicts that perilous times will come when “men will be lovers of themselves, lovers of money, boasters, proud blasphemers, disobedient to parents,
House of dates. (1.) The Revised Version in John 1:28 has this “word instead of Bethabara, on the authority of the oldest” manuscripts. It appears to have been the name of a place on the east of Jordan. “(2.) A village on the south-eastern slope of the Mount of Olives “(Mark 11:1), about 2 miles east of Jerusalem, on the road to” Jericho. It derived its name from the number of palm-trees which grew there. It was the residence of Lazarus and his sisters. It is frequently mentioned in connection with memorable incidents “in the life of our Lord (Matt. 21:17; 26:6; Mark 11:11, 12;” 14:3; Luke 24:50; John 11:1; 12:1). It is now known by the name “of el-Azariyeh, i.e., “place of Lazarus,” or simply Lazariyeh.” “Seen from a distance, the village has been described as” “remarkably beautiful, the perfection of retirement and repose,” “of seclusion and lovely peace.” Now a mean village, containing” about twenty families.
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