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
“As represented by Ezekiel (1-10) and John (Rev. 4, etc.), are” the cherubim. They are distinguished from angels (Rev. 15:7); “they join the elders in the “new song” (5:8, 9); they warn of” “danger from divine justice (Isa. 6:3-5), and deliver the” “commission to those who execute it (Ezek. 10:2, 7); they” associate with the elders in their sympathy with the hundred and “forty-four thousand who sing the new song (Rev. 14:3), and with” the Church in the overthrow of her enemies (19:4). “They are supposed to represent mercy, as distinguished from “justice, mercy in its various instrumentalities, and especially” “as connected with the throne of God, the “throne of grace.”
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