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 law so designated by Paul (Gal. 3:24, 25). As so used, the” “word does not mean teacher, but pedagogue (shortened into the” “modern page), i.e., one who was intrusted with the supervision” “of a family, taking them to and from the school, being” responsible for their safety and manners. Hence the pedagogue was stern and severe in his discipline. Thus the law was a “pedagogue to the Jews, with a view to Christ, i.e., to prepare” for faith in Christ by producing convictions of guilt and “helplessness. The office of the pedagogue ceased when “faith” “came”, i.e., the object of that faith, the seed, which is” Christ.
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