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
“For the measurement of time, only once mentioned in the Bible,” erected by Ahaz (2 Kings 20:11; Isa. 38:8). The Hebrew word “(ma’aloth) is rendered “steps” in Ex. 20:26, 1 Kings 10:19, and” “degrees in 2 Kings 20:9, 10, 11. The ma’aloth was probably” stairs on which the shadow of a column or obelisk placed on the top fell. The shadow would cover a greater or smaller number of “steps, according as the sun was low or high.” “Probably the sun-dial was a Babylonian invention. Daniel at “Babylon (Dan. 3:6) is the first to make mention of the “hour.”
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