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
“Probably a poetic or prolonged name of the land of Cush, the” “Arabian Cush (Hab. 3:7). Some have, however, supposed this to be” “the same as Chushan-rishathaim (Judg. 3:8, 10), i.e., taking the” “latter part of the name as a title or local appellation, Chushan” “of the two iniquities (= oppressing Israel, and provoking them” “to idolatry), a Mesopotamian king, identified by Rawlinson with” Asshur-ris-ilim (the father of Tiglathpileser I.); but “incorrectly, for the empire of Assyria was not yet founded. He” held Israel in bondage for eight years.
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