When I was a child, I spoke as a child, I understood as a child, I thought as a child; but when I became a man, I put away childish things. (1 Corinthians 13:11) What
For this reason I bow my knees to the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, from whom the whole family in heaven and earth is named, that He would grant you according to the riches
A form of godliness, but denying the power thereof… (2 Tim 3:5) Paul predicts that perilous times will come when “men will be lovers of themselves, lovers of money, boasters, proud blasphemers, disobedient to parents,
“Discerner; the wise. (1.) A king of Hazor, at the time of the” “entrance of Israel into Canaan (Josh. 11:1-14), whose overthrow” and that of the northern chief with whom he had entered into a confederacy against Joshua was the crowning act in the conquest “of the land (11:21-23; comp. 14:6-15). This great battle, fought” “at Lake Merom, was the last of Joshua’s battles of which we have” any record. Here for the first time the Israelites encountered the iron chariots and horses of the Canaanites. “(2.) Another king of Hazor, called “the king of Canaan,” who overpowered the Israelites of the north one hundred and sixty “years after Joshua’s death, and for twenty years held them in” painful subjection. The whole population were paralyzed with “fear, and gave way to hopeless despondency (Judg. 5:6-11), till” “Deborah and Barak aroused the national spirit, and gathering” “together ten thousand men, gained a great and decisive victory” over Jabin in the plain of Esdraelon (Judg. 4:10-16; comp. Ps. 83:9). This was the first great victory Israel had gained since the days of Joshua. They never needed to fight another battle with the Canaanites (Judg. 5:31).
Definition of Jabin: “Jabneh, he that understands; building”
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