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
“(Heb., usually in plural, goyim), meaning in general all nations” “except the Jews. In course of time, as the Jews began more and” “more to pride themselves on their peculiar privileges, it” “acquired unpleasant associations, and was used as a term of” contempt. “In the New Testament the Greek word Hellenes, meaning literally “Greek (as in Acts 16:1, 3; 18:17; Rom. 1:14), generally denotes” any non-Jewish nation.
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