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
Was known to the Egyptians at a very early period of their “national history, at least B.C. 1500. Various articles both” “useful and ornamental were made of it, as bottles, vases, etc. A” glass bottle with the name of Sargon on it was found among the ruins of the north-west palace of Nimroud. The Hebrew word “zekukith (Job 28:17), rendered in the Authorized Version” “crystal, is rightly rendered in the Revised Version “glass.” This is the only allusion to glass found in the Old Testament. “It is referred to in the New Testament in Rev. 4:6; 15:2; 21:18,” “21. In Job 37:18, the word rendered “looking-glass” is in the” “Revised Version properly rendered “mirror,” formed, i.e., of” “some metal. (Comp. Ex. 38:8: “looking-glasses” are brazen” “mirrors, R.V.). A mirror is referred to also in James 1:23.”
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