Salvation is found in no one else, for there is no other name under heaven given to mankind by which we must be saved.” (Acts 4:12)
(Galatians 5:13) You, my brothers and sisters, were called to be free. But do not use your freedom to indulge the flesh; rather, serve one another humbly in love.
Which of them will love him more?
(See note on Acts 2:38) Repent and be baptized.
John the Baptist did not advise soldiers to go into another profession. . .
They must not be injurious to the people among whom they were quartered, and over whom indeed they were set: “Do violence to no man. Your business is to keep the peace, and prevent men’s doing violence to one another; but do not you do violence to any.
Here we learn that the gospel is not ours, but God’s; and that men are but the keepers of it; for this we are to praise God.
Though Messiah (Mt 1:1-17)
Nathan, brother of Solomon, upwards (Lu 3:31).
Nicolaitans. A heretical sect within the church that had worked out a compromise with the pagan society. Its adherents apparently taught that spiritual liberty gave them sufficient leeway to…
On the other hand the abuses which Malachi attacked correspond so exactly with those…
Since Balak believed that there was no military way to withstand the Israelites, he sought to oppose them through pagan divination, sending for a diviner with an…
That God spoke to Balaam is not to be denied, but Balaam did not yet realize that the God of Israel was unlike the supposed deities that he usually schemed against.
way of Balaam son of Bezer. See Nu 22–24. Balaam was bent on cursing Israel, though God had forbidden it. He wanted the money Balak offered him. Similarly, these false teachers apparently…