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 bullock; place of heifers. (1.) Chieftain or king of one of the Moabite tribes (Judg. 3:12-14). Having entered into an “alliance with Ammon and Amalek, he overran the trans-Jordanic” “region, and then crossing the Jordan, seized on Jericho, the” “city of palm trees, which had been by this time rebuilt, but” “not as a fortress. He made this city his capital, and kept” Israel in subjection for eighteen years. The people at length “cried unto the Lord in their distress, and he “raised them up” “a deliverer” in Ehud (q.v.), the son of Gera, a Benjamite.” “(2.) A city in Judah, near Lachish (Josh. 15:39). It was “destroyed by Joshua (10:5, 6). It has been identified with Tell” “Nejileh, 6 miles south of Tell Hesy or Ajlan, north-west of” Lachish. (See LACHISH.)
Definition of Eglon: “same as Eglah”
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