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
“Tender youth, “treasurer” over the house in the reign of” “Hezekiah, i.e., comptroller or governor of the palace. On” “account of his pride he was ejected from his office, and Eliakim” was promoted to it (Isa. 22:15-25). He appears to have been the leader of the party who favoured an alliance with Egypt against “Assyria. It is conjectured that “Shebna the scribe,” who was one” of those whom the king sent to confer with the Assyrian “ambassador (2 Kings 18:18, 26, 37; 19:2; Isa. 36:3, 11, 22;” “37:2), was a different person.”
Definition of Shebna: “who rests himself; who is now captive”
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