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
“House of crossing, a place south of the scene of Gideon’s” victory (Judg. 7:24). It was probably the chief ford of the “Jordan in that district, and may have been that by which Jacob” “crossed when he returned from Mesopotamia, near the Jabbok (Gen.” “32:22), and at which Jephthah slew the Ephraimites (Judg. 12:4).” “Nothing, however, is certainly known of it. (See BETHABARA.)”
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