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
“Wanderings; the unloading of tents, so called probably from the fact of nomads in tents encamping amid the cities and villages “of that region, a place in the north-west of Lake Merom, near” “Kedesh, in Naphtali. Here Sisera was slain by Jael, “the wife of” “Heber the Kenite,” who had pitched his tent in the “plain [R.V.,” “‘as far as the oak’] of Zaanaim” (Judg. 4:11).” “It has been, however, suggested by some that, following the LXX. “and the Talmud, the letter b, which in Hebrew means “in,” should” “be taken as a part of the word following, and the phrase would” “then be “unto the oak of Bitzanaim,” a place which has been” “identified with the ruins of Bessum, about half-way between” Tiberias and Mount Tabor.
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