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,
“(Gr. heduosmon, i.e., “having a sweet smell”), one of the garden” herbs of which the Pharisees paid tithes (Matt. 23:23; Luke 11:42). It belongs to the labiate family of plants. The species “most common in Syria is the Mentha sylvestris, the wild mint,” which grows much larger than the garden mint (M. sativa). It was “much used in domestic economy as a condiment, and also as a” medicine. The paying of tithes of mint was in accordance with “the Mosiac law (Deut. 14:22), but the error of the Pharisees lay” in their being more careful about this little matter of the mint than about weightier matters.
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