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
Three Hebrew words are thus rendered in the Authorized Version. “(1.) Heb. mahsom’ signifies a muzzle or halter or bridle, by” which the rider governs his horse (Ps. 39:1). “(2.) Me’theg, rendered also “bit” in Ps. 32:9, which is its “proper meaning. Found in 2 Kings 19:28, where the restraints of” “God’s providence are metaphorically styled his “bridle” and” “hook. God’s placing a “bridle in the jaws of the people” (Isa.” 30:28; 37:29) signifies his preventing the Assyrians from carrying out their purpose against Jerusalem. “(3.) Another word, re’sen, was employed to represent a halter or “bridle-rein, as used Ps. 32:9; Isa. 30:28. In Job 30:11 the” restraints of law and humanity are called a bridle.
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