Contributed by John Lowe on Feb 24, 2017
Matthias was evidently a good man. He met the requirements of an apostle, which meant he must have been with the Lord from His baptism by John until His ascension; and, more importantly, he must have been a witness of the resurrection,as the others were.
JESUS THE WORD OF GOD
One of the names of the Lord Jesus Christ is "The Word."
1. THE WORD WAS GOD’S POWER AT WORK IN CREATION (John 1:1-3).
(i) In the beginning was the Word.
This compares with the Creation account (Genesis 1:1-3). When God spoke the Word, all things