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,
“(1.) Chald. attun, a large furnace with a wide open mouth, at” “the top of which materials were cast in (Dan. 3:22, 23; comp.” “Jer. 29:22). This furnace would be in constant requisition, for” “the Babylonians disposed of their dead by cremation, as did also” the Accadians who invaded Mesopotamia. “(2.) Heb. kibshan, a smelting furnace (Gen. 19:28), also a lime-kiln (Isa. 33:12; Amos 2:1). “(3.) Heb. kur, a refining furnace (Prov. 17:3; 27:21; Ezek. 22:18). “(4.) Heb. alil, a crucible; only used in Ps. 12:6. “(5.) Heb. tannur, oven for baking bread (Gen. 15:17; Isa. 31:9; “Neh. 3:11). It was a large pot, narrowing towards the top. When” “it was heated by a fire made within, the dough was spread over” “the heated surface, and thus was baked. “A smoking furnace and a” “burning lamp” (Gen. 15:17), the symbol of the presence of the” “Almighty, passed between the divided pieces of Abraham’s” sacrifice in ratification of the covenant God made with him. (See OVEN.) “(6.) Gr. kamnos, a furnace, kiln, or oven (Matt. 13:42, 50; Rev. 1:15; 9:2).
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