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
“A tall sedgy plant with a hollow stem, growing in moist places.” “In Isa. 43:24; Jer. 6:20, the Hebrew word kaneh is thus” “rendered, giving its name to the plant. It is rendered “reed” in” 1 Kings 14:15; Job 40:21; Isa. 19:6; 35:7. In Ps. 68:30 the “expression “company of spearmen” is in the margin and the” “Revised Version “beasts of the reeds,” referring probably to the” crocodile or the hippopotamus as a symbol of Egypt. In 2 Kings “18:21; Isa. 36:6; Ezek. 29:6, 7, the reference is to the weak,” fragile nature of the reed. (See CALAMUS.)
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