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
“Jehovah has made perfect. (1.) The son of Shaphan, and one of” the Levites of the temple in the time of Jehoiakim (Jer. 36:10; 2 Kings 22:12). Baruch read aloud to the people from Gemariah’s “chamber, and again in the hearing of Gemariah and other scribes,” “the prophecies of Jeremiah (Jer. 36:11-20), which filled him” with terror. He joined with others in entreating the king not to destroy the roll of the prophecies which Baruch had read (21-25). “(2.) The son of Hilkiah, who accompanied Shaphan with the “tribute-money from Zedekiah to Nebuchadnezzar, and was the” bearer at the same time of a letter from Jeremiah to the Jewish “captives at Babylon (Jer. 29:3, 4).”
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