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,
The two heights of the Zophites or of the watchers (only in 1 “Sam. 1:1), “in the land of Zuph” (9:5). Ramathaim is another” name for Ramah (4). “One of the Levitical families descended from Kohath, that of “Zuph or Zophai (1 Chr. 6:26, 35), had a district assigned to” “them in Ephraim, which from this circumstance was called “the” “land of Zuph,” and hence the name of the town, “Zophim.” It was” the birth-place of Samuel and the seat of his authority (1 Sam. 2:11; 7:17). It is frequently mentioned in the history of that prophet and of David (15:34; 16:13; 19:18-23). Here Samuel died and was buried (25:1). “This town has been identified with the modern Neby Samwil (“the “prophet Samuel”), about 4 or 5 miles north-west of Jerusalem.” But there is no certainty as to its precise locality. Some have supposed that it may be identical with Arimathea of the New Testament. (See MIZPAH).
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