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,
The city of this name mentioned in Scripture lay on the confines “of Phrygia and Lydia, about 40 miles east of Ephesus (Rev.” “3:14), on the banks of the Lycus. It was originally called” “Diospolis and then Rhoas, but afterwards Laodicea, from Laodice,” “the wife of Antiochus II., king of Syria, who rebuilt it. It was” one of the most important and flourishing cities of Asia Minor. At a very early period it became one of the chief seats of “Christianity (Col. 2:1; 4:15; Rev. 1:11, etc.). It is now a” “deserted place, called by the Turks Eski-hissar or “old castle.”
“(Col. 4:16), was probably the Epistle to the Ephesians, as” designed for general circulation. It would reach the Colossians by way of Laodicea.
Definition of Laodicea: “just people”
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