Christian Bible


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Related to Christian Bible: Holy Bible, King James Bible, Old Testament
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Noun1.Christian Bible - the sacred writings of the Christian religionsChristian Bible - the sacred writings of the Christian religions; "he went to carry the Word to the heathen"
religious text, religious writing, sacred text, sacred writing - writing that is venerated for the worship of a deity
family Bible - a large Bible with pages to record marriages and births
Old Testament - the collection of books comprising the sacred scripture of the Hebrews and recording their history as the chosen people; the first half of the Christian Bible
Testament - either of the two main parts of the Christian Bible
New Testament - the collection of books of the Gospels, Acts of the Apostles, the Pauline and other epistles, and Revelation; composed soon after Christ's death; the second half of the Christian Bible
covenant - (Bible) an agreement between God and his people in which God makes certain promises and requires certain behavior from them in return
eisegesis - personal interpretation of a text (especially of the Bible) using your own ideas
exegesis - an explanation or critical interpretation (especially of the Bible)
text - a passage from the Bible that is used as the subject of a sermon; "the preacher chose a text from Psalms to introduce his sermon"
Gabriel - (Bible) the archangel who was the messenger of God
Noachian deluge, Noah and the Flood, Noah's flood, the Flood - (Biblical) the great deluge that is said in the Book of Genesis to have occurred in the time of Noah; it was brought by God upon the earth because of the wickedness of human beings
demythologise, demythologize - remove the mythical element from (writings); "the Bible should be demythologized and examined for its historical value"
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I would have thought that a more pressing problem is finding out which deity, of which religion, created a world complete with atoms and sub-atomic particles that are of no conceivable use to everyday living and are not even remotely referred to in the Christian Bible.
Crockett insists Moore's position is that it would be "unethical" for a Muslim congressman to swear on a Christian bible.
The curator of this show has not only stuck Guston in the ancient sinking city inside a Roman Catholic museum abuzz with pietas, crucifixions, and other episodes from Season 2 of the Christian Bible, aka The New Testament, but he's also cramped Guston's stylehis uniquely autonomous place in the narrative of post-1950s American paintingby placing him in a "crowded room" with five heavyweight and in some cases heavily anti-Semitic poets of the modern literary canona motley crew of literary gods with initials like T.
The bill quotes the Christian Bible and said the ruling "exceeds the authority of the court relative to the decree of Almighty God that 'a man shall leave his father and his mother and hold fast to his wife, and they shall become one flesh' ((https://www.
The Christian Bible is full of stories of how dreams are given so much importance, even by kings and the nobility.
In three parts, corresponding to those in its title, he weaves together an understanding of the relationship between the two parts of the Christian Bible, the Hebrew Scriptures and the New Testament, with our evolving Catholic understanding of the Covenant(s) between God and the Jewish People and that between God and the Christian community/church.
The major themes of the documents include the issue of the Jewish covenant's eternal endurance, interpretations of the Christian Bible, the history of anti-Judaism and anti-Semitism, especially the Holocaust, approaches to the Land and State of Israel, as well as programs devoted to the education of the members of churches and synagogues.
The Hebrew Scriptures and Christian Bible is confirmed by science with the advent of DNA testing which is a genetic tracer.
John and the Johannine Epistles (1960), The Communiyt of The Beloved Disciple (1979), Death of the Messiah (1994), and his contribution to The Jewish People and Their Sacred Scriptures in the Christian Bible.
The first is the literary work Journey to the West, which highlights the contrast between the reception of Buddhist scripture and that of the Christian Bible in China.
Some specific subjects explored are Enochic Judaism and the Messiah of the early church, the reception of the King James Version of the Christian Bible in American fundamentalism, Muslim attitudes to near-death experiences, and the afterlife and ancestors in Africa.
Executive Summary of the Bible is a large print, easy-to-read summary of the Old and New Testaments of the Christian Bible.

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