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
Sanctuary. (1.) A place in the extreme south of Judah (Josh. 15:23). Probably the same as Kadesh-barnea (q.v.). “(2.) A city of Issachar (1 Chr. 6:72). Possibly Tell Abu Kadeis, near Lejjun. “(3.) A “fenced city” of Naphtali, one of the cities of refuge (Josh. 19:37; Judg. 4:6). It was assigned to the Gershonite Levites (Josh. 21:32). It was originally a Canaanite royal city “(Josh. 12:22), and was the residence of Barak (Judg. 4:6); and” here he and Deborah assembled the tribes of Zebulun and Naphtali before the commencement of the conflict with Sisera in the plain “of Esdraelon, “for Jehovah among the mighty” (9, 10). In the” reign of Pekah it was taken by Tiglath-Pileser (2 Kings 15:29). “It was situated near the “plain” (rather “the oak”) of Zaanaim,” “and has been identified with the modern Kedes, on the hills” fully four miles north-west of Lake El Huleh. “It has been supposed by some that the Kedesh of the narrative, “where Barak assembled his troops, was not the place in Upper” “Galilee so named, which was 30 miles distant from the plain of” “Esdraelon, but Kedish, on the shore of the Sea of Galilee, 12” miles from Tabor.
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