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Israel was, at least from a theological perspective, still in exile. Israel was still suffering the consequences of covenant failure. But all this was now about to change. The shame and humiliation of exile was over.Read This Most Recent Articles Discover More
The epic story of the early believers
Chronicles of the Apostles takes you on a year-long study of the book of Acts with Messianic commentary and Jewish insights into the Epistles and the whole New Testament. Follow the lives and adventures of the apostles beyond the book of Acts and into the lost chapter of church history.
The Holy One, blessed be He, has consideration for the dignity of mankind and, knowing their weakness, He shut the mouth of beasts. For had they been able to speak, it would have been impossible to put them to the service of man or to stand one’s ground against them.
The Master warned His disciples against making their personal prayers and petitions public. To do so draws attention to oneself and crosses the fine line between piety and pretentiousness. The problem is not the public visibility of a man in prayer but his desire to be seen by others and perceived as pious.