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
“Followers of Epicurus (who died at Athens B.C. 270), or” adherents of the Epicurean philosophy (Acts 17:18). This “philosophy was a system of atheism, and taught men to seek as” their highest aim a pleasant and smooth life. They have been “called the “Sadducees” of Greek paganism. They, with the Stoics,” ridiculed the teaching of Paul (Acts 17:18). They appear to have been greatly esteemed at Athens.
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