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. 2:14 (A.V.), but not there found in the original. In Rev.” “18:13 the word “slaves” is the rendering of a Greek word meaning” bodies. The Hebrew and Greek words for slave are usually “rendered simply “servant,” “bondman,” or “bondservant.” Slavery” as it existed under the Mosaic law has no modern parallel. That law did not originate but only regulated the already existing “custom of slavery (Ex. 21:20, 21, 26, 27; Lev. 25:44-46; Josh.” 9:6-27). The gospel in its spirit and genius is hostile to “slavery in every form, which under its influence is gradually” disappearing from among men.
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