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
“the chief man of the island of Malta (Acts 28:7), who” courteously entertained Paul and his shipwrecked companions for “three days, till they found a more permanent place of residence;” “for they remained on the island for three months, till the” “stormy season had passed. The word here rendered “chief man” “(protos) is supposed by some to be properly a Maltese term, the” official title of the governor.
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