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
“Expulsion. (1.) The eldest son of Levi (1 Chr. 6:16, 17, 20, 43,” “62, 71; 15:7)=GERSHON (q.v.).” “(2.) The elder of the two sons of Moses born to him in Midian “(Ex. 2:22; 18:3). On his way to Egypt with his family, in” “obedience to the command of the Lord, Moses was attacked by a” “sudden and dangerous illness (4:24-26), which Zipporah his wife” believed to have been sent because he had neglected to “circumcise his son. She accordingly took a “sharp stone” and” “circumcised her son Gershom, saying, “Surely a bloody husband” “art thou to me”, i.e., by the blood of her child she had, as it” “were, purchased her husband, had won him back again.” “(3.) A descendant of Phinehas who returned with Ezra from Babylon (Ezra 8:2). “(4.) The son of Manasseh (Judg. 18:30), in R.V. “of Moses.”
Definition of Gershom: “a stranger here”
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