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
“King, the name of the national god of the Ammonites, to whom” children were sacrificed by fire. He was the consuming and destroying and also at the same time the purifying fire. In Amos “5:26, “your Moloch” of the Authorized Version is “your king” in” the Revised Version (comp. Acts 7:43). Solomon (1 Kings 11:7) “erected a high place for this idol on the Mount of Olives, and” from that time till the days of Josiah his worship continued (2 “Kings 23:10, 13). In the days of Jehoahaz it was partially” “restored, but after the Captivity wholly disappeared. He is also” “called Molech (Lev. 18:21; 20:2-5, etc.), Milcom (1 Kings 11:5,” “33, etc.), and Malcham (Zeph. 1:5). This god became Chemosh” among the Moabites.
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