Essays Tagged: "Jeremiah"

Good God!

annot be proven!Belief! The question of believing, is a question of faith. This is a story offaith. Jeremiah once entered a church full of greed, and listened to the words ofGod. When the sermons of C ... the sermons of Christ ended, the preacher and his followers handeddown baskets, filled with money. Jeremiah just sat in confusion, wondering whyand where is all that money going to. As Jeremiah left ...

(3 pages) 76 0 2.7 Nov/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

"Creative expression allows people to attempt to escape from what they view as painful realities of human existence" This essay explains this statement with proof from 3 novels.

an be proven upon examining James Thurber's short story "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, secondly, Jeremiah S. Chechik's film Benny & Joon, and finally, Tennessee Williams' play, The Glass Menage ... a crowd." Walter uses creative expression to escape the fact that his life is boring and controlled.Jeremiah S. Chechik's film, Benny & Joon, shows how creative expression such as art, can allow p ...

(7 pages) 110 0 2.4 May/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays

This is an essay comparing Cosmic Humanism to Secular Humanism from a Christian perspective.

ong faith. Psalm 118:8 says, "It is better to take refuge in the Lord, than to trust in man." Also, Jeremiah 17:5-8 says, "This is what the Lord says: "Cursed is the one who trusts in man, who depends ...

(4 pages) 82 0 3.0 Dec/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

An incident with former Giants football player, Jeremiah Parker.

Jeremiah Parker, a former Giants football player, was convicted of manslaughter for partaking in the ... abuse, Superior Court Judge Randolph Subryan gave him the maximum sentence of ten years in prison. Jeremiah Parker was first convicted of abusing Elijah, now he's been convicted of murdering the same ...

(2 pages) 16 0 3.8 Nov/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

Peace Like A River

The Faith of Jeremiah Land"Peace Like A River", by Leif Enger, deals with numerous instances involving Jeremiah's ... r", by Leif Enger, deals with numerous instances involving Jeremiah's faith for his family. Without Jeremiah's faith, the Land family would have never made it through their trials and misfortunes. To ... rough their trials and misfortunes. To furnish the well being of his family and find his son, Davy, Jeremiah Land followed his instincts and faith. Letting God lead the way, Jeremiah is able to guide ...

(3 pages) 32 0 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Illuminated Manuscripts- This was an oral report describing the significance of the illuminated manuscripts.

minated miniatures and initials. As you can see, this page from the Winchester Bible, the ending of Jeremiah and the beginning of Baruch has two large illuminated initials. Also on the page are two mi ... as two large illuminated initials. Also on the page are two miniatures, the one on the left showing Jeremiah with a scroll, praying to God and the one on the right, showing a prophet reading from a ma ...

(2 pages) 34 1 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Art Essays

Jeremiah Chapter 1: A Detailed Exegesis

Jeremiah; often thought of as a 'gloomy' prophet was called by Yahweh to be his messenger for the pe ... ht of as a 'gloomy' prophet was called by Yahweh to be his messenger for the people. Many people of Jeremiah's time called themselves prophets, often speaking form their own hearts and not of Yahweh's ... of Yahweh's but Jeremiah is noted amongst a few as a true prophet. The first chapter of the book of Jeremiah looks at his context and historical background, and his commission from Yahweh. For him, it ...

(11 pages) 59 0 5.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Essay question answers on Jeremiads and Puritans.

n. Mary Rowlandson's text functions as a jeremiad by quoting scripture from the books of Isaiah and Jeremiah. It also contains the characteristic I have mentioned before. Rowlandson laments over the s ...

(1 pages) 26 0 4.7 Aug/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

A Comparitave Report on Christianity and Judaism in relation to Abortion and Aboriginal Rights in Australia.

AND ABORTION"Before I formed you in the womb I knew you,and before you were born I consecrated you"Jeremiah 1:5Perhaps, in no other area for the general public has the Church's teaching on abortion b ...

(8 pages) 54 0 5.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

"Lazlo, The Clockmaker" A 6 page short story inspired by Salvador Dali's painting 'Persistance of Memory' written for my final project in my college Creative Writing class.

re were two men, however, that felt completely different towards "The Clocca Phenomenon," Lazlo and Jeremiah. To the both of them, every time a clock melted, it wasn't an annoyance, it was an opportun ... r craft, both men became successful Clock-Makers in there own right. Lazlo set up shop in Connifer. Jeremiah set up shop in Windy Mills. Between the two of them, they held a monopoly on the Clock-Maki ...

(8 pages) 33 0 5.0 Dec/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

The Book of Jeremiah and his Lamentations- the trouble with his bowels and other such Biblical nonsense, verse-by-verse.

JEREMIAHIn this book Yahweh is in a bad mood throughout. He's constantly smiting and destroying anyo ... to his own chosen people before scattering them. After a particularly lengthy tirade by the Amighty Jeremiah can take no more and cries out "My bowels! My bowels!".i.10: This assertion by Yahweh didn' ... h who advises his people to do just that! Which one then is the 'true' prophet?ii.36: Yahweh asking Jeremiah why he's such a complainer.iii.8: Going through all the necessary red-tape first, God gives ...

(7 pages) 30 0 2.3 Dec/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

"When Hell Was in Session" by Admiral Jeremiah Denton.

I have started to read books by Admiral Jeremiah Denton around 4 years ago after I had the opportunity to meet with him, while I was serving ...

(2 pages) 11 0 0.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

The Marriage Covenant

His purposes are fulfilled. Even though the word covenant is not found in the account of creation, Jeremiah 33:20, 25 refers back to God's Covenant of Creation : "Thus says the LORD: 'If you can brea ...

(14 pages) 64 0 5.0 Aug/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

Love In Time Of Cholera

Daza and her husband is Dr. Urbino a wealthy doctor. The doctor gets news that an old friend of his Jeremiah de Saint-Amour dies and is called to his house to identify the body. While he's at his hous ... ies and is called to his house to identify the body. While he's at his house he finds a letter that Jeremiah left for him. In this letter Jeremiah tells the doctor that he was living a secret life. In ...

(4 pages) 12 0 0.0 May/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers


:12, 20.It was because of their violation of the Sabbath that Israel and Judah went into captivity. Jeremiah 17:27.After the Babylonian captivity, Sabbath reform was prominent among the needed changes ...

(3 pages) 13 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Destiny And Tragedy

Destiny and Tragedy Jeremiah Okimasis experiences a physical journey, touching both his psychological and spiritual side ... sis experiences a physical journey, touching both his psychological and spiritual side. At age six, Jeremiah is thrust into the unfriendly and sometimes painful world of a Catholic residential school. ... dergoes an inner battle, resulting in the denial of his own Cree heritage. Through music, only does Jeremiah find a retreat from the realization of his identity.Tomson Highway's, "Kiss of the Fur Quee ...

(3 pages) 647 0 0.0 Jan/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Guests Of A Nation

f evening card games, religion and capitalism discussions, and helping with the chores. One evening Jeremiah Donovan, another Irish soldier, informs Bonaparte that the purpose of keeping the Englishme ...

(1 pages) 1303 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Knowing God

nter into a very personal and intimate relationship with his God.A. This is not a "head knowledge" (Jeremiah 9:23-24), but a "heart knowledge" (Jeremiah 31:33-34).B. It is not a revelation of facts or ... One day the knowledge of the Lord shall fill all the earth. Then shall we know even as we are known.Jeremiah 31:33 Habakkuk 2:14 1 Corinthians 13:12 1. We are betrothed to know the Lord.Hosea 2:19-20 ...

(2 pages) 10 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

A Summary of the Book of Daniel

ed that its walls were 60 miles long, 300 feet high and 80 feet thick. Both a passage in Isaiah and Jeremiah 51:37-43 prophesized that Babylon would be destroyed and never occupied again. The prophecy ...

(4 pages) 13 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

Abortion: Pro-Life vs. Pro-Choice

not kill me in the womb; so my mother would have been my grave, and her womb forever great.” (Jeremiah 20:14-17) Ironically, in spite of God giving divine status to the prophet Jeremiah, he emph ...

(3 pages) 30 0 3.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues