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
“(1.) A Macedonian, Paul’s fellow-traveller, and his host at” Corinth when he wrote his Epistle to the Romans (16:23). He with his household were baptized by Paul (1 Cor. 1:14). During a heathen outbreak against Paul at Ephesus the mob seized Gaius “and Aristarchus because they could not find Paul, and rushed” with them into the theatre. Some have identified this Gaius with No. (2). “(2.) A man of Derbe who accompanied Paul into Asia on his last journey to Jerusalem “(3.) A Christain of Asia Minor to whom John addressed his third epistle (3 John 1:1).
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