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
“Firm; a prince, a king of Syria, who joined Pekah (q.v.) in an” invasion of the kingdom of Judah (2 Kings 15:37; 16:5-9; Isa. “7:1-8). Ahaz induced Tiglath-pileser III. to attack Damascus,” and this caused Rezin to withdraw for the purpose of defending “his own kingdom. Damascus was taken, and Rezin was slain in” “battle by the Assyrian king, and his people carried into” “captivity, B.C. 732 (2 Kings 16:9).”
Definition of Rezin: “good-will; messenger”
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