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
“(Deut. 28:22; Matt. 8:14; Mark 1:30; John 4:52; Acts 28:8), a” “burning heat, as the word so rendered denotes, which attends all” febrile attacks. In all Eastern countries such diseases are very common. Peter’s wife’s mother is said to have suffered from a “great fever (Luke 4:38), an instance of Luke’s professional” exactitude in describing disease. He adopts here the technical “medical distinction, as in those times fevers were divided into” “the “great” and the “less.”
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