When I was a child, I spoke as a child, I understood as a child, I thought as a child; but when I became a man, I put away childish things. (1 Corinthians 13:11) What
For this reason I bow my knees to the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, from whom the whole family in heaven and earth is named, that He would grant you according to the riches
A form of godliness, but denying the power thereof… (2 Tim 3:5) Paul predicts that perilous times will come when “men will be lovers of themselves, lovers of money, boasters, proud blasphemers, disobedient to parents,
“(1.) Heb. hishalon i.e., “invention” (as in Eccl. 7:29)” contrivances indicating ingenuity. In 2 Chr. 26:15 it refers to inventions for the purpose of propelling missiles from the walls “of a town, such as stones (the Roman balista) and arrows (the” catapulta). “(2.) Heb. mechi kobollo, i.e., the beating of that which is in “front a battering-ram (Ezek. 26:9), the use of which was common” among the Egyptians and the Assyrians. Such an engine is mentioned in the reign of David (2 Sam. 20:15).
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