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The Hebrew Scriptures

An essay or paper on The Hebrew Scriptures. The Hebrew Scriptures, commonly referred to by Christians as the "Old Testament," are truly the foundation of the Judeo ....

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II Maccabees 12-3: An Exegesis

.... In The New Jerusalem Bible the passage reads "The people of Joppa committed a particularly wicked crime: they invited the Jews living among them to go ab. ....

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Gospels of the New Testament

.... And what is more serious, all who have died in Christ have perished (I Corinthians 15:12-19, The Jerusalem Bible (New Testament) [JBNT], 227). ....

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Romans 8:31-39 Analysis

.... It could just as well be translated 'since.'" The "if" here is not "iffy." It could just as well be translated "since." The New Jerusalem Bible renders Paul's ....

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Controversies Over Book of Isaiah

.... Page Count: 7 Length: 1750 Words. "Isaiah is generally regarded as the greatest of all the prophetic books of the Bible" (Podhoretz 2000 32). ....

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Themes in the Gospel of Mark

.... The ones of primary concern here are the journey to Jerusalem, from 8:27 10:52, Jesus in Jerusalem, from 11:1 13:37, The Passion, from 14:1 15:47, and the ....

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Role of Exiles in Liberian Reconstruction

.... We are told in the Bible that when Cyrus, the King of Persia .... where they could use the skills, knowledge, and resources they possessed to rebuild Jerusalem. ....

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Isaiah

.... He may have spent his entire life in Jerusalem.á The Book of Isaiah is viewed as one of the most important books of the Old Testament. ....

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Joshua 10: 1-15

.... Joshua 10: 1-15 exemplifies two critical ideas in the Bible: the power of God .... Amorite coalition that has been organized by then-king of Jerusalem, Adoni-zedek. ....

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Hercules and Sampson: A Comparison

.... mythic figures Hercules, from Greek mythology, and Samson, from the Hebrew Bible. .... Palestine, the Babylonian captivity, and the destruction of Jerusalem in 587 ....

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The School of Antioch in Development of Christianity

.... was that Christian doctrinal power and ecclesial conventions were spreading through the eastern and northern Mediterranean region, from Jerusalem to Antioch in ....

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Parable of the Good Samaritan

.... This research examines the parable of the Good Samaritan as set forth in the Bible at Luke 10:25-37, as it was analyzed during the patristic period of the ....

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Genesis The creation stories in Genesis in

.... The Priestly tradition has been attributed to the priests of Jerusalem and takes a .... The composition of the bible took over 1,000 years, with the Old Testament ....

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Survey of the New Testament

.... to the Bible. The Messianic tradition was strong among the Jews of Palestine at the time of Christ. Since General Pompey had conquered Jerusalem many years ....

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Christianity in the Early Literature of England

.... allegiance to Christianity. MH Abrams states that the typological mode of interpreting the Bible was inaugurated by St. Paul and ....

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Historical Background of Judaism

.... different writings (some included and some not included in the Bible) such as .... It was only after Pompey's destruction of Jerusalem that there was a unilateral ....

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Ched Myers Liberal Christianity

.... Man is a book "situated" in a newly emerging field of biblical study becoming known as "political hermeneutics," "sociology of the Bible," "liberation reading ....

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Jewish American Writers

.... 240). The sword to Terry symbolizes what is held within a pair of men’s underwear. The sword to the Salvation Army is the Bible. Further, the phallus, eithe. ....

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Kings and Chronicles

An essay or paper on Kings and Chronicles. Transformations of the Story of King Josiah A historian named Matt Clarcq once said that the art in history is how you ....

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