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
I went to church service recently in which a powerful and emotional solo called “I Feel Like Moving On” was sung. The more I listened, however, the more disturbed I became by the emphasis on
“Salvation. (1.) The original name of the son of Nun, afterwards” “called Joshua (Num. 13:8, 16; Deut. 32:44).” “(2.) 1 Chr. 27:20. The ruler of Ephraim in David’s time. “(3.) The last king of Israel. He conspired against and slew his “predecessor, Pekah (Isa. 7:16), but did not ascend the throne” till after an interregnum of warfare of eight years (2 Kings “17:1, 2). Soon after this he submitted to Shalmaneser, the” “Assyrian king, who a second time invaded the land to punish” “Hoshea, because of his withholding tribute which he had promised” “to pay. A second revolt brought back the Assyrian king Sargon,” “who besieged Samaria, and carried the ten tribes away beyond the” “Euphrates, B.C. 720 (2 Kings 17:5, 6; 18:9-12). No more is heard” “of Hoshea. He disappeared like “foam upon the water” (Hos. 10:7;” 13:11).
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