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 lair of wild beasts (Ps. 10:9; 104:22; Job 37:8); the hole of “a venomous reptile (Isa. 11:8); a recess for secrecy “in dens” “and caves of the earth” (Heb. 11:38); a resort of thieves (Matt.” “21:13; Mark 11:17). Daniel was cast into “the den of lions” “(Dan. 6:16, 17). Some recent discoveries among the ruins of” Babylon have brought to light the fact that the practice of punishing offenders against the law by throwing them into a den of lions was common.
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