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
“(1.) A precious gem (Heb. yahalom’, in allusion to its” “hardness), otherwise unknown, the sixth, i.e., the third in the” “second row, in the breastplate of the high priest, with the name” “of Naphtali engraven on it (Ex. 28:18; 39:11; R.V. marg.,” sardonyx.) “(2.) A precious stone (Heb. shamir’, a sharp point) mentioned in Jer. 17:1. From its hardness it was used for cutting and “perforating other minerals. It is rendered “adamant” (q.v.) in” “Ezek. 3:9, Zech. 7:12. It is the hardest and most valuable of” precious stones.
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