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
How little! as nothing. (1.) A town on the eastern border of “Asher (Josh. 19:27), probably one of the towns given by Solomon” “to Hiram; the modern Kabul, some 8 miles east of Accho, on the” very borders of Galilee. “(2.) A district in the north-west of Galilee, near to Tyre, containing twenty cities given to Hiram by Solomon as a reward for various services rendered to him in building the temple (1 “Kings 9:13), and as payment of the six score talents of gold he” had borrowed from him. Hiram gave the cities this name because “he was not pleased with the gift, the name signifying “good for” “nothing.” Hiram seems afterwards to have restored these cities” to Solomon (2 Chr. 8:2).
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