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By Jean Chase

Joseph Justus forged plenty with Matthias to interchange Judas Iscariot (Acts 1: 23-26),
but . . What occurred to Joseph after he lost
Possibly his existence used to be whatever like this story.

Joseph Justus is on the Jordan River while John the Baptist broadcasts Jesus and baptizes Him. Joseph follows Jesus all through His ministries and defies his father, Korah a member of the ruling Sanhedrin, by way of renouncing the Sadducee ideals within the synagogue. He didn’t detect Korah might so indignant he would need to have Joseph stoned to death.
When casting plenty with Matthias to switch Judas Iscariot after the crucifixion Joseph proclaims that he doesn't are looking to be an apostle. even if, he's offended whilst he loses. even supposing his Grecian spouse Etianne is an clever and surprisingly well-educated girl, he starts blaming her for all their problems.
Rejecting Etianne’s recommendation that God desires him to be a scribe, Joseph emphatically announces that any slave could be a scribe, and God has to have anything extra vital for him to do. Etianne is confident that writing God’s be aware as commanded in Psalms . . .”Let this be written for a destiny new release humans no longer but created might compliment the Lord . . .” is an important a part of God’s plans for them and urges Joseph to maintain writing the in regards to the miracles of Jesus.
At the Pentecost an odd language is bestowed on them, and Joseph and Etianne trip to Philippi after which to Rome searching for the folks who converse the international language. whereas there, Joseph works within the discussion board as a scribe, and Etianne starts educating the ladies on the Roman bathtub approximately Jesus. Emperor Caligula broadcasts himself a god, and whilst he learns what Etianne is doing, he matters orders for her arrest and execution. Etianne is compelled to decorate as a guy and journey a horse as she and Joseph try and get away from Roman squaddies trying to find them .

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