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
“Swift, one of the rivers of Damascus (2 Kings 5:12). It has been” “identified with the `Awaj, “a small lively river.” The whole of” “the district watered by the `Awaj is called the Wady el-`Ajam,” “i.e., “the valley of the Persians”, so called for some unknown” reason. This river empties itself into the lake or marsh Bahret “Hijaneh, on the east of Damascus. One of its branches bears the” “modern name of Wady Barbar, which is probably a corruption of” Pharpar.
Definition of Pharpar: “that produces fruit”
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