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
(1.) That piece of ancient armour that protected the breast. This word is used figuratively in Eph. 6:14 and Isa. 59:17. (See ARMOUR.) “(2.) An ornament covering the breast of the high priest, first “mentioned in Ex. 25:7. It was made of embroidered cloth, set” “with four rows of precious stones, three in each row. On each” stone was engraved the name of one of the twelve tribes (Ex. 28:15-29; 39:8-21). It was in size about ten inches square. The two upper corners were fastened to the ephod by blue ribbons. It “was not to be “loosed from the ephod” (Ex. 28:28). The lower” corners were fastened to the girdle of the priest. As it “reminded the priest of his representative character, it was” called the memorial (28:29). It was also called the breastplate of judgment (28:15). (See PRIEST.)
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