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,
“In New Testament times, was a Roman province lying north of” Greece. It was governed by a propraetor with the title of “proconsul. Paul was summoned by the vision of the “man of” “Macedonia” to preach the gospel there (Acts 16:9). Frequent” allusion is made to this event (18:5; 19:21; Rom. 15:26; 2 Cor. 1:16; 11:9; Phil. 4:15). The history of Paul’s first journey through Macedonia is given in detail in Acts 16:10-17:15. At the close of this journey he returned from Corinth to Syria. He “again passed through this country (20:1-6), although the details” of the route are not given. After many years he probably visited it for a third time (Phil. 2:24; 1 Tim. 1:3). The first convert “made by Paul in Europe was (Acts 16:13-15) Lydia (q.v.), a” “seller of purple, residing in Philippi, the chief city of the” eastern division of Macedonia.
Definition of Macedonia: “burning; adoration”
Posted by webmaster on Friday, September 15th, 2017 @ 9:20AM