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
“Bridge, the name of a district or principality of Syria near” “Gilead, between Mount Hermon and the Lake of Tiberias (2 Sam.” 15:8; 1 Chr. 2:23). The Geshurites probably inhabited the rocky “fastness of Argob, the modern Lejah, in the north-east corner of” “Bashan. In the time of David it was ruled by Talmai, whose” “daughter he married, and who was the mother of Absalom, who fled” to Geshur after the murder of Amnon (2 Sam. 13:37).
(1.) The inhabitants of Geshur. They maintained friendly relations with the Israelites on the east of Jordan (Josh. 12:5; “13:11, 13).” “(2.) Another aboriginal people of Palestine who inhabited the south-west border of the land. Geshuri in Josh. 13:2 should be “the Geshurite, not the Geshurites mentioned in ver. 11, 13,” but the tribe mentioned in 1 Sam. 27:8.
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