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
The law of Moses pointed out the cases in which the servants of “the Hebrews were to receive their freedom (Ex. 21:2-4, 7, 8;” “Lev. 25:39-42, 47-55; Deut. 15:12-18). Under the Roman law the” “freeman (ingenuus) was one born free; the “freedman” “(libertinus) was a manumitted slave, and had not equal rights” with the freeman (Acts 22:28; comp. Acts 16:37-39; 21:39; 22:25; “25:11, 12).”
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