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
“Lev. 11:30 (R.V., “gecko”), one of the unclean creeping things.” It was perhaps the Lacerta gecko which was intended by the “Hebrew word (anakah, a cry, “mourning,” the creature which” “groans) here used, i.e., the “fan-footed” lizard, the gecko” which makes a mournful wail. The LXX. translate it by a word “meaning “shrew-mouse,” of which there are three species in” Palestine. The Rabbinical writers regard it as the hedgehog. The translation of the Revised Version is to be preferred.
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