• Jesus Christ Great Person
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    Jesus Christ I think a great person to put on the postage stamp would be Jesus Christ. There are many reasons why Jesus would be a good choice. He was very influential to many people in the world. He was also a great person and a role model for a lot of people. Jesus changed a lot of peoples live and countless people praise him and honor him everyday. Jesus was a great person and leader to many. I think since Jesus Christ is such an influence he deserves the honor of being on a postage stamp. J...
  • The Virgin Birth Of Jesus
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    The Virgin Birth of Jesus Old Testament Fulfilled Prophecies The Virgin birth of Christ is an actual Historical fact. God came (in the sinless form of Jesus) into the earth 'HE' created. No other event in the past has had so much impact out side of Calvary where Christ paid the price for our transgressions. Seven hundred years earlier, this was prophesied by the prophet Isaiah and it came about just as predicated in (Matthew 1: 22, 23) In Isaiah 7: 14, we take notice what the prophet Isaiah said...
  • The Evangelical Free Church Of America
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    The Evangelical Free Church of America is a protestant church that dates back to the 17 th century. Its liberal beliefs, international missions and personal relationships among congregations make this church one of the most community affiliated and yet closely knit churches in America. The Evangelical Free Church of America is an association of some 1250 churches united by a mutual commitment to serve our Lord Jesus Christ. They are committed to cooperate with one another in ministry and fellows...
  • Survival At Auschwitz Stay Alive
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    Survival in Auschwitz "Imagine now a man who is deprived of everyone he loves, and at the same time of his house, his habits, his clothes, in short, of everything he possesses: he will be a hollow man, reduced to suffering and needs, forgetful of dignity and restraint, for he who loses all often easily loses himself." This short quote is taken from Primo Levi's "Survival in Auschwitz." It depicts a true story of Primo Levi during the Holocaust, who was relocated to an extermination camp after be...
  • Billy Budd As A Christ Figure
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    On first glance, Billy Budd is little more than a sea story involving a sailor wrongly accused of mutiny. However, upon closer examination, one observes that Melville s novel possesses a deeper significance. Melville presents the protagonist, Billy as a handsome, young sailor. Nonetheless, Billy Budd can be seen as a Christ-figure through his experiences with Captain Vere, Claggert and his crewmembers aboard the Bellipotent. As the novel begins, Melville characterizes Billy as Christ-like figure...
  • Jesus Christ God One Lds
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    Who is the 'Living Christ' of Mormonism? By Bill McKeever 'In bearing testimony of Jesus Christ, President Hinckley spoke of those outside the Church who say Latter-day Saints 'do not believe in the traditional Christ.' 'No, I don't. The traditional Christ of whom they speak is not the Christ of whom I speak'' (LDS Church News, week ending June 20, 1998, p. 7). 'It is true that many of the Christian churches worship a different Jesus Christ than is worshipped by the Mormons or The Church of Jesu...
  • Does God Exist And Where Can I Find Him
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    God. The fact that you are reading this suggests that you are at least partially open to His existence and open to learning more. If so, then this essay is for you. I want you to know that God is real and that God loves you. Does God exist and if so where is He - where can He be found In my experience this is the question that many people are asking today. At the same time many people have come to the point in their lives where they have serious doubts about God - or have already denied His exis...
  • Red Badge Of Courage By Stephen Crane
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    Red Badge of Courage When I first started reading this book I thought why does every one rave about how well it is written so I totally dove into reading it and found many forms of symbolism. The Symbolism in a Soldier The story The Red Badge of Courage, by Stephen Crane, was written to reflect the harsh Civil War realities. Cranes style of writing to portray these realities included the technique of symbolism. In this technique, symbols are hidden within certain objects throughout the story to ...
  • Adam And Eve God Sin Jesus
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    1. Eden and the Expulsion a. ) Eden, interpreted through the reversal of the curses, is given to Adam and Eve, like a gift from God. Eden offers them food, "and the Lord God made all kinds of trees grow out from the ground - trees that were pleasing to the eye and good for food," (Genesis 2: 9) and a place to live a simple life. Adam's task is to work the land, and in return he would be provided for with no hardship or struggle (Genesis 3: 17-19). Prior to the curses, Adam and Eve lived in a st...
  • Mormon Jesus Christ
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    At the age of 8, Mormon children decide whether or not they wish to continue in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. That decision is made for life. If the child decides not to become a Mormon then that is respected by his or her parents. However, no decision not to commit is likely as family pressure is great for the Word of God to continue." My day at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints was different " The Mormons as do all Christians believe in God the Father, His Son ...
  • Holy Ghost Jesus Baptized Baptism
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    Why We Baptize in Jesus' Name Introduction The subject of water baptism has long been called a great issue and no doubt has been made such by many church leaders of the past and present. In our study of it, let us first consider its importance, or the necessity of being baptized. The Importance of Water Baptism Christian water baptism is an ordinance instituted by Jesus Christ. If it is not important in the plan of God, why did Jesus command it in Matthew 28: 19? And why did Peter follow up by s...
  • God In The Details
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    'GOD IN THE DETAILS' The whole theory of various shrouds and their existence, is what this article is based on. His main focus is the shroud of Turin, which is believed Jesus Christ was wrapped in. But, radioactive carbon dating has proved that it was made in the Middle Ages, and yet, many people still go and visit it. In order to understand his point, he gives us three different facts. "The image that is on the shroud has a relationship so deep with all the things the Bible tells on the Passion...
  • The Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter Day Saints
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    Many people have varying ideas about The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. It has been said that the Mormons are a cult out to destroy the beliefs of the other Christian churches. Some believe that they are not a true Christian church, that they hide their beliefs from investigators of their religion, and they keep important details of their religion secret until after you have become a member. It is also said that they are not Christian because they use The Book of Mormon instead of ...
  • Christian Science V Mormons
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    Introduction With the advancements in the study of social sciences, there has been a somewhat parallel growth of cults which though have their foundations in the original Bible and the Christian teachings, yet one may observe that the majority of the present day cults not only deny the essential doctrines, they openly emphasize and present their own personal reinterpretations of the biblical scriptures. The following paper will present two such cases, those of Christian Science and the Mormons, ...
  • Confucianism Hinduism Christianity Judaism
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    Confucianism is considered a religion in a traditional sense. However it has no clergy, or god of worship. It is considered a major religion because its philosophy has guided the ancient Chinese and many other people of the east for thousands of years. Confucianism is a way of life based on the teaching of Confucius. It emphasizes social and civic responsibility. In a sense it gives people an ethical system to follow. It promotes respect for family and elders as well as the neighbor. It looks a...
  • The Bible Jesus Thou 2004
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    Firstly it is necessary to mention that Christianity is one of the oldest religions in the world. It dates backs thousands years. The beginning f the Christianity is the 1 st century A. D. in the Roman Empire. Christianity is is a monotheistic religion centered on the life and teachings of Jesus of Nazareth, known by Christians as Jesus Christ. (Hagen 35) It is known that the sacred texts of Christianity are the Bible and the Apostolic Tradition (Revelation written by John). Two these sacred wr...
  • Searching For A Messiah
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    By Definition, the Messiah is a leader who is regarded as or professes to be a savior or liberator. A savior is a person who rescues another from harm, danger or loss. Theologically Messiah means the Anointed One, the Christ. It is the Hebrew name for the promised deliverer of humankind. Christians accept Jesus Christ as the Messiah. The Jewish religion asserts that the Messiah is yet to come. The concept of the Messiah combines the Hebrew ideal of a king from the line of David with the priestl...
  • Julius Caesar Jesus Brutus Judas
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    A Brief Comparison Of The Conspiracies And Assassinations Of Julius Caesar And Jesus Christ 731 words (inclu. title) Julius Caesar, one of Rome's most powerful leaders, and Jesus Christ, who was called 'The king of the Jews', and was the supposed Son of God. What could these two totally different people have in common Well, it is not simply that they share the same initials. Julius Caesar and Jesus Christ had an almost identical downfall, both with plots, conspirators, and mindless multitudes. ...
  • Father Laforgue World Dreams Algonquin
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    Response to "Black Robe" The world views of the French Catholics and the Algonquin Indians differed greatly in this film. Father LaForgue's world view was centered on Jesus Christ. In Father LaForgue's eyes, he was put on this earth to serve Jesus and everything he did was for him. He believed that after life on earth, everybody goes to heaven, which he referred to as "paradise." Being a good human in the French Catholic religion meant having monogamous relationships. It also meant living in a w...
  • Jesus Christ Housman Poem Carpenter
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    A. E. Housman's Attack Of The Crucificxion InA. E. Housman's Attack Of The Crucificxion In "The Carpenter's Son' English 190-19 Housman? s Attack of the Crucifixion Much symbolism and imagery exists in Alfred Edward Housman? s famous collections of poems. This prominent poet? s reflections of historically important occurrences are filled with implicit meanings. A Shropshire Lad, first published in 1896, was Housman? s first compilation of poetry. In his forty-seventh poem of this famous collect...