If the apostles remained largely untouched by the persecution that followed Stephen’s death, the situation radically changed when Herod Agrippa assumed rule over Judea. The apostles then became the specific targets of the king’s efforts to suppress the...
Herod, Brother Of John, Herod The King, Violent Hands, Killed James
This was a dark period for the nation of Israel. The people had not heard a prophetic word from God in over 400 years, not since Malachi had announced the coming of Elijah (Mal. 4:5-6). The spiritual leaders were shackled by tradition, and in some....
Gabriel, Elizabeth, Zacharias, Archangel Gabriel, Herod The King