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
Of copper; a brazen thing a name of contempt given to the “serpent Moses had made in the wilderness (Num. 21:8), and which” Hezekiah destroyed because the children of Israel began to “regard it as an idol and “burn incense to it.” The lapse of” “nearly one thousand years had invested the “brazen serpent” with” a mysterious sanctity; and in order to deliver the people from “their infatuation, and impress them with the idea of its” “worthlessness, Hezekiah called it, in contempt, “Nehushtan,” a” “brazen thing, a mere piece of brass (2 Kings 18:4).
Definition of Nehushtan: “a trifling thing of brass”
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