For this reason I bow my knees to the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, from whom the whole family in heaven and earth is named, that He would grant you according to the riches
A form of godliness, but denying the power thereof… (2 Tim 3:5) Paul predicts that perilous times will come when “men will be lovers of themselves, lovers of money, boasters, proud blasphemers, disobedient to parents,
I fed you with milk and not with solid food; for until now you were not able to receive it, and even now you are still not able. (1 Cor 3:2) The church in Corinth
“Passing over; ford, one of the boundaries of Solomon’s dominions” “(1 Kings 4:24), probably “Thapsacus, a great and wealthy town on” “the western bank of the Euphrates,” about 100 miles north-east” of Tadmor. All the land traffic between the east and the west passed through it. Menahem undertook an expedition against this “city, and “smote Tiphsah and all that were therein” (2 Kings” 15:16). This expedition implied a march of some 300 miles from “Tirzah if by way of Tadmor, and about 400 if by way of Aleppo;” “and its success showed the strength of the Israelite kingdom,” “for it was practically a defiance to Assyria. Conder, however,” “identifies this place with Khurbet Tafsah, some 6 miles west of” Shechem.
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