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
“Occurs only in Amos 5:26 (R.V. marg., “shrine”). The LXX.” “translated the word by Rhephan, which became corrupted into” “Remphan, as used by Stephen (Acts 7:43; but R.V., “Rephan”).” Probably the planet Saturn is intended by the name. Astrologers “represented this planet as baleful in its influences, and hence” “the Phoenicians offered to it human sacrifices, especially” children.
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