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
“The mediaeval name (a corruption of “crocodile”) of a fabulous” serpent supposed to be produced from a cock’s egg. It is “generally supposed to denote the cerastes, or “horned viper,” a” very poisonous serpent about a foot long. Others think it to be “the yellow viper (Daboia xanthina), one of the most dangerous” “vipers, from its size and its nocturnal habits (Isa. 11:8;” 14:29; 59:5; Jer. 8:17; in all which the Revised Version renders “the Hebrew tziph’oni by “basilisk”). In Prov. 23:32 the Hebrew” tzeph’a is rendered both in the Authorized Version and the “Revised Version by “adder;” margin of Revised Version” “basilisk, and of Authorized Version “cockatrice.”
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