Isn’t this good to know? Romans 8:34 says Christ Jesus, who died, and more than that was raised to life, is at the right hand of God – and He is interceding for us.
Bilhah and Zilpah were servants who were given to Rachel and Leah when they married Jacob. Bilhah belonged to Rachel. Zilpah belonged to Leah. Continue reading
Bernice is mentioned in the book of Acts in these places – Acts 25:13, 23; 26:30. She was the oldest daughter of Herod Agrippa I, and despite her royal heritage, she was not a very chaste woman. After her first husband died, Bernice married her uncle Herod. After he died, she was romantically involved with King Agrippa, who was also her brother. It is when she is with Agrippa that she hears Paul passionately tell his testimony of how God changed his life. When Agrippa listened to Paul, he said, “Almost thou persuadest me to be a Christian.” But from Bernice, we get no such exclamation. Continue reading