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
“(Heb. tsebi), properly the gazelle (Arab. ghazal), permitted for” “food (Deut. 14:5; comp. Deut. 12:15, 22; 15:22; 1 Kings 4:23),” noted for its swiftness and beauty and grace of form (2 Sam. 2:18; 1 Chr. 12:8; Cant. 2:9; 7:3; 8:14). “The gazelle (Gazella dorcas) is found in great numbers in “Palestine. “Among the gray hills of Galilee it is still `the roe” “upon the mountains of Bether,’ and I have seen a little troop of” gazelles feeding on the Mount of Olives close to Jerusalem “itself” (Tristram).” “The Hebrew word (`ayyalah) in Prov. 5: 19 thus rendered (R.V., “doe), is properly the “wild she-goat,” the mountain goat, the” ibex. (See 1 Sam. 24:2; Ps. 104:18; Job 39:1.)
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