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.
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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
The principal deity of the ancient Greeks and Romans. He was worshipped by them under various epithets. Barnabas was “identified with this god by the Lycaonians (Acts 14:12), because” “he was of stately and commanding presence, as they supposed” Jupiter to be. There was a temple dedicated to this god outside the gates of Lystra (14:13).
Definition of Jupiter: “the father that helpeth”
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