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
(1 Sam. 15:23; 2 Kings 9:22; 2 Chr. 33:6; Micah 5:12; Nahum 3:4; Gal. 5:20). In the popular sense of the word no mention is made either of witches or of witchcraft in Scripture. “The “witch of En-dor” (1 Sam. 28) was a necromancer, i.e., one “who feigned to hold converse with the dead. The damsel with “a” “spirit of divination” (Acts 16:16) was possessed by an evil” “spirit, or, as the words are literally rendered, “having a” “spirit, a pithon.” The reference is to the heathen god Apollo,” who was regarded as the god of prophecy.
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