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
“(Jer. 25:26), supposed to be equivalent to Babel (Babylon),” according to a secret (cabalistic) mode of writing among the “Jews of unknown antiquity, which consisted in substituting the” “last letter of the Hebrew alphabet for the first, the last but” “one for the second, and so on. Thus the letters sh, sh, ch” “become b, b, l, i.e., Babel. This is supposed to be confirmed by” “a reference to Jer. 51:41, where Sheshach and Babylon are in” parallel clauses. There seems to be no reason to doubt that “Babylon is here intended by this name. (See Streane’s Jeremiah,” l.c.)
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