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
I went to church service recently in which a powerful and emotional solo called “I Feel Like Moving On” was sung. The more I listened, however, the more disturbed I became by the emphasis on
“Initiated. (1.) The eldest son of Cain (Gen. 4:17), who built a” “city east of Eden in the land of Nod, and called it “after the” “name of his son Enoch.” This is the first “city” mentioned in” Scripture. “(2.) The son of Jared, and father of Methuselah (Gen. 5:21; Luke 3:37). His father was one hundred and sixty-two years old when “he was born. After the birth of Methuselah, Enoch “walked with” “God three hundred years” (Gen. 5:22-24), when he was translated” without tasting death. His whole life on earth was three hundred “and sixty-five years. He was the “seventh from Adam” (Jude” “1:14), as distinguished from the son of Cain, the third from” Adam. He is spoken of in the catalogue of Old Testament worthies “in the Epistle to the Hebrews (11:5). When he was translated,” “only Adam, so far as recorded, had as yet died a natural death,” and Noah was not yet born. Mention is made of Enoch’s prophesying only in Jude 1:14.
Definition of Enoch: “dedicated; disciplined”
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