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
“Man-killer, or sacrifice, one of the two kings who led the vast” “host of the Midianites who invaded the land of Israel, and over” whom Gideon gained a great and decisive victory (Judg. 8). Zebah and Zalmunna had succeeded in escaping across the Jordan with a “remnant of the Midianite host, but were overtaken at Karkor,” “probably in the Hauran, and routed by Gideon. The kings were” taken alive and brought back across the Jordan; and confessing that they had personally taken part in the slaughter of Gideon’s “brothers, they were put to death (comp. 1 Sam. 12:11; Isa.” 10:26; Ps. 83:11).
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