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
“Princess, the wife and at the same time the half-sister of” Abraham (Gen. 11:29; 20:12). This name was given to her at the time that it was announced to Abraham that she should be the mother of the promised child. Her story is from her marriage identified with that of the patriarch till the time of her “death. Her death, at the age of one hundred and twenty-seven” years (the only instance in Scripture where the age of a woman “is recorded), was the occasion of Abraham’s purchasing the cave” of Machpelah as a family burying-place. “In the allegory of Gal. 4:22-31 she is the type of the Jerusalem which is above. She is also mentioned as Sara in “Heb. 11:11 among the Old Testament worthies, who “all died in” “faith.” (See ABRAHAM.)”
Definition of Sarah: “lady; princess; princess of the multitude”
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