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
After the Captivity this name was applied to the whole of the “country west of the Jordan (Hag. 1:1, 14; 2:2). But under the” “Romans, in the time of Christ, it denoted the southernmost of” “the three divisions of Palestine (Matt. 2:1, 5; 3:1; 4:25),” although it was also sometimes used for Palestine generally (Acts 28:21). “The province of Judea, as distinguished from Galilee and “Samaria, included the territories of the tribes of Judah,” “Benjamin, Dan, Simeon, and part of Ephraim. Under the Romans it” “was a part of the province of Syria, and was governed by a” procurator.
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