• 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...
  • Islam Vs Christianity God Jesus Sin
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    Christianity vs. Islam: Which one is the True Way to God? Christianity and Islam are two of the world's largest religions. The two are different in beliefs but are similar in origin. Like many religions both Islam and Christianity claim to be the one and only true way to God. Although Islam and Christianity differ in major ways, they also share some similarities. Islam teaches that in order to achieve true peace of mind and surety of heart, one must submit to God or "Allah" and live according to...
  • Paradise Lost Milton's Approach To Lust Sex And Violence
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    Paradise Lost: Milton's Approach To Lust, Sex, and Violence There is no reason to apply modern theories to Milton if we do not care whether Milton remains alive. However, if we wish him to be more than a historical artifact, we must do more than just study him against the background of his time. We must reinterpret him in light of the germane thought of our own age. -James Driscoll The Unfolding God Of Jung and Milton Images and allusions to sex and death are intermingled throughout John Milton'...
  • 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...
  • O Jerusalem Jerusalem God Lord Rejected
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    ... : 2 is a representation of those Christians who exhibit the outward (usually carnal) aspects of a Christian walk. They definitely need a 'treading underfoot' to push out any forms of carnality that prevent the Lord from being glorified in their lives. The fires of persecution are one such forms of " trampling'. These are effective tools used to purify many of our selfish motives and actions. These are weapons against lukewarmness, complacency, apathy, indifference, compromise, and carnality...
  • O Jerusalem Jerusalem Recognise God
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    ... : 2 is a representation of those Christians who exhibit the outward (usually carnal) aspects of a Christian walk. Theydefinitely need a 'treading underfoot' to push out any forms of carnality that prevent the Lordfrom being glorified in their lives. The fires of persecution are one such forms of " trampling'. These are effective tools used to purify many of our selfish motives and actions. These are weapons against lukewarmness, complacency, apathy, indifference, compromise, and carnality. ...
  • O Jerusalem Jerusalem Son Of God
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    O JERUSALEM, JERUSALEM 37 'O Jerusalem, Jerusalem, the one who kills the prophets and stones those who are sent to her! How often I wanted to gather your children together, as a hen gathers her chicks under her wings, but you were not willing! 38 'See! Your house is left to you desolate; 39 'for I say to you, you shall see Me no more till you say, 'Blessed is He who comes in the name of the LORD!' ' (Matthew 23: 37-39) Jerusalem in the Scriptures is symbolic of the Church in general. The word 'J...
  • Bible About Muhammad Holy Quran
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    Chapter One: Christian Muslim Responses Debate on TV At the end of the debate - "Christianity and Islam" - which appeared on the SABC-TV program "Cross Questions" on Sunday 5 th June 1983, the Chairman, Mr. Bill Chalmers commented: "I think it can be said from this discussion that there is, at present, somewhat more accommodation on the Islamic side for the founder of Christianity than there is on the Christian side for the founder of Islam. What the significance of that is, we leave it to you, ...
  • Book Of Luke Jesus God Faith
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    Luke 1: 26-52 The Annunciation When I read the Annunciation, I didn t understand Mary s reaction. The exact words were Mary was greatly troubled at his words [ Greetings, you who are highly favored! The Lord is with you ]. She didn t show enough emotion. I mean, an angel appeared to her. If that happened to me, I d have created a me-shaped hole in the wall. I also don t understand why the angel Gabriel didn t punish Mary for questioning him like Zechariah did. Zechariah was silent for nine mont...
  • Satan And Jesus In Paradise Lost
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    Satan and Jesus in Paradise Lost The subject, the drama, and the importance of Paradise Lost is grand. The epic represents what can be accomplished with the English language as sounds and syntax are carefully crafted. But the work is not shallow, because Milton argues forcefully the wisdom and justice of God Almighty for His dealings with mankind. In the words of Samuel Johnson, Milton attempts to show 'the reasonableness of religion.' No doubt, Ezra Pound represents the most vocal of the anti-M...
  • Who Is Jesus Son Of God
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    Who is Jesus? Who is this man Jesus? Where was he from? What did he do for others and us? A great source of reference to answer this question would be someone who had direct contact with him in everyday life. Someone who saw the daily wonders he created would be the best source for information. Matthew, the apostle, is believed to have written the gospel of Matthew. He was able to experience firsthand all of the amazing miracles that Jesus performed. God inspired his words, and his gospel relate...
  • Christianity And Hinduism Jesus One Women
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    ... having been, ... it will never not be; unborn, enduring, ... constant, and primordial, ... it is not killed... when the body is killed' (Ways, 42). It is through this cycle of birth, death, and rebirth that the individual is able to achieve immortality. Just as important as reincarnation is to the Hindu religion, so is the life of Jesus Christ in the foundation of the Christian Church. The history of the Christian faith begins with the birth of Jesus Christ to his unmarried Jewish mother in...
  • Heaven And Hell God Judaism Jesus
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    Compare and Contrast Judaism with Christianity. There are many similarities and differences between Judaism and Christianity. Some of these are their religious beliefs, Jesus, heaven and hell, original sin, the trinity. This therefore leads the two religions to follow different paths of worship even if they worship the same god. Christianity was founded from Judaism. The first people to convert to Christianity were Jews so Christianity was seen as a branch of Judaism. The converts, who were enc...
  • Steps To Christ Infinite Love
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    Steps to ChristForewordPage 5 Few books attain a distribution reckoned in millions or exert so great an influence in the uplifting of humanity as has Steps to Christ. In countless editions, this little volume has been printed in more than seventy languages, bringing inspiration to hundreds of thousands of men and women throughout the world, even those who dwell in the remote corners of the earth. From the appearance of the first edition in 1892, the publishers have been called upon to add printi...
  • St John's Gospel Son Of God
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    The Gospel according to John presents Jesus as the eternal Word of God, who "became a human being and lived among us." This Gospel was written so that its readers might believe that Jesus is the promised Saviour, the Son of God, and that through their faith in him, they may have life. John emphasizes the gift of eternal life through Christ, a gift which comes to those who respond to Jesus as the way, the truth, and the life. A striking feature of John is the symbolic use of common things from ev...
  • Nature Of Christ Leo God One
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    The Tome is a letter written by Leo to his brother Flavian, which addresses the current scandal within the church. This controversy began with the dishonoring implications of a monk named Eutyches that sparked uproar between church officials concerning the true nature of our Lord. The question of whether the Son of God is divine or human in nature, forced church officials to decide His true essence, while attending the Council of Chalcedonian in the year 451. Providing evidence for the Council, ...
  • Comparison Of Judaism And Christianity
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    There are many substantial and vital differences between Judaism and Christianity. Of course there are many similarities, because Christianity emerged from Judaism. However, the emergence was not a direct line. Christianity broke from Judaism, forming a new religion, so it is confusing, however comfortable the thought might be, to believe that the two religions are essentially the same, or to see Christianity as the continuation of Judaism (Ludwig 376). Judaism's main belief is that the people o...
  • A Revolutionary Radical Jesus In The Gospels
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    A Revolutionary Radical: Jesus in the Gospels Lib enter hominem id quod volun t credant. - CAESAR Jesus might have existed as a mortal, but it is unlikely that he existed as the Holy Son of God. Since most of the writings about him were written decades after his death it is more likely that his legend was used as political propaganda. This leaves us today with many difficult if not impossible to answer questions. If Jesus died because he was a radical revolutionary and not because he was the Son...
  • Holy Spirit God Jesus Bible
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    Religion is a hard basis for some people to talk about. For me, quite simple, I just tell people about my Lord God. Some people argue that is an outrageous idea but no more outrageous than any other religion. In C christianity, you have to communicate and glorify the Lord whereas in other religions, you just simply refer to the "teachings." Many that do not believe in Christianity use pride, moral problems, and ignorance as excuses. The foundation of everything that I believe in is found in the...
  • Overview Of The Synoptic Problem
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    Should one fully read the opening four Gospels of the New Testament, he or she can find many similar patterns of literature and themes affording much attention to detail and study. This is what someone such as Merriam Webster would define as the Synoptic Gospels. So, what are and how can we explain the differences and similarities among synoptic authors Matthew, Mark, Luke, and the gospel, John Which Book was written first To what extent did the Evangelists depend on oral tradition, written sour...