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,
In the Old Testament denotes (1) a particular part of the body “of man and animals (Gen. 2:21; 41:2; Ps. 102:5, marg.); (2) the” “whole body (Ps. 16:9); (3) all living things having flesh, and” “particularly humanity as a whole (Gen. 6:12, 13); (4) mutability” and weakness (2 Chr. 32:8; comp. Isa. 31:3; Ps. 78:39). As suggesting the idea of softness it is used in the expression “heart of flesh (Ezek. 11:19). The expression “my flesh and” “bone” (Judg. 9:2; Isa. 58:7) denotes relationship.” “In the New Testament, besides these it is also used to denote “the sinful element of human nature as opposed to the “Spirit” “(Rom. 6:19; Matt. 16:17). Being “in the flesh” means being” “unrenewed (Rom. 7:5; 8:8, 9), and to live “according to the” “flesh” is to live and act sinfully (Rom. 8:4, 5, 7, 12).” “This word also denotes the human nature of Christ (John 1:14, The Word was made flesh. Comp. also 1 Tim. 3:16; Rom. 1:3).
A many-pronged fork used in the sacrificial services (1 Sam. “2:13, 14; Ex. 27:3; 38:3) by the priest in drawing away the” “flesh. The fat of the sacrifice, together with the breast and” “shoulder (Lev. 7:29-34), were presented by the worshipper to the” “priest. The fat was burned on the alter (3:3-5), and the breast” and shoulder became the portion of the priests. But Hophni and “Phinehas, not content with this, sent a servant to seize with a” flesh-hook a further portion.
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