John the Evangelist

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Noun1.John the Evangelist - (New Testament) disciple of JesusJohn the Evangelist - (New Testament) disciple of Jesus; traditionally said to be the author of the 4th Gospel and three epistles and the book of Revelation
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
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The victim was attacked by a man following an argument between two other women close to St John The Evangelist RC Primary School, in Cowpen Lane.
Hundreds of people attended a funeral mass for the former Liberal Democrat leader at the St John the Evangelist Church in Caol, Fort William, in the Highlands.
John the Evangelist parish here marked its 400th anniversary on Dec.
John the Evangelist would be gratefully acknowledged.
TODAY FEAST OF JOHN THE EVANGELIST 1831: Admiralty survey ship HMS Beagle, with Charles Darwin on board, set out from Plymouth on a voyage around the world, which led to Darwin developing the theory of evolution through natural selection as eventually published in The Origin Of Species.
St John the Evangelist in Upper Denby is hosting a Who Do You Think You Are style event as part of a heritage week, which is being organised to raise awareness of the 160-years-old church.
The Twelve Days Of Christmas: Unwrapping The Gifts" by Curtis Almquist, SSJE (the Superior at the Society of Saint John the Evangelist in Cambridge, Massachusetts) invites the readers to avoid the holiday hype and commercial overkill of the season to reflect on the source of all the good gifts of life--love, forgiveness, joy, hope, peace, compassion, and sharing.
John the Evangelist, saying it does not reflect a change in diocesan policy.
But the 12 days are really only part of our Christmas observance, which also includes important feast days in honor of Stephen, the first martyr (December 26); John the evangelist (December 27); and the Holy Innocents, the infants slain by King Herod (December 28, Matt.
In the largest real estate transaction in the 50-year history of the Diocese of Bridgeport, Saint John the Evangelist Parish has signed a ground lease with a developer to build an office tower on land owned by the parish.
John the Evangelist Orthodox Mission (Orthodox Church in America) which is near the ASU campus in Tempe.
Today we feature youngsters from St John the Evangelist RC Primary, Billingham, Stillington's William Cassidi COFE SCHOOL and Norton primary school.