Essays Tagged: "Rapture"

"The Outsider" by Albert Camusgiven Mersault's.

t he was just accepting of whatever life brought his way, but by the final chapter he experiences a rapture where he becomes, "sure of myself, sure of everything, surer than he was, sure of my life an ...

(4 pages) 56 0 5.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Gorenberg's The End of Days

nd Coming of Jesus will occur after a long sequence of events both miraculous and terrible. In the "rapture of the church," a phrase popularized by the 19th-century British preacher John Darby, true C ...

(5 pages) 33 0 5.0 Sep/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays

A poem by me, entitled, "Copulo Ergo Sum"

Because I am an intellectualBecause I don't feel ready...For the coming creationOr the rapture that just happenedAnd I don't want spelunkers hoggingAll the black holes that I nap in(Becau ...

(1 pages) 39 1 5.0 May/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing > Poems & Short Stories

Spirituality, What does it mean to die to oneself.

him in his choice of following the Jesus. In the movie The Omega Code, which takes place after the rapture, Christians are persecuted by their own families and can rely on no one but God. After the r ...

(4 pages) 22 0 5.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

John Donne's "The Sun Rising"

sion to the hindrance that time poses upon his life. The rude, or "saucy" morning intrudes upon his rapture, a punctual reminder that time ceases for nothing and for no one.The speaker then boastfully ...

(2 pages) 40 0 0.0 May/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Left Behind

and he thinks all that religious stuff is boring.Chapter 5 Chapter five introduces the eve that the rapture occurs. Judd is on a 747 airplane when he can't stop thinking about his family. Vicki return ... tilde;© for it. He called up the local church and they told him that what was going on was the rapture and everyone who wasn't saved was left behind.Chapter 9 Ryan wakes up also and notices his m ...

(3 pages) 502 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Guilty Conscience

e, and learning from them is truly growing up. The diction makes the reader feel the initial rapture Soto experiences when he takes the pie. When Soto inspects the pies, from the pecan to the a ...

(3 pages) 468 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Indwelling

your interest throughout the whole book and the whole series. The whole series is about the Rapture. This book, The Indwelling, is about the resurrection of the anti-Christ. It starts out with ... nd of the last book. Rayford Steele, one of the many people who converted to Christianity after the rapture, tried to kill the anti-Christ. They find the gun that he used to try and kill Nicolae, who ...

(1 pages) 298 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Desecration

the world. This book is the seventh in a series call left behind. Which is about the time after the rapture and those left behind having to fight for they're servile against the antichrist.This book b ...

(3 pages) 390 0 0.0 Nov/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Jane Eyre-criticism of the mai

nd again I answered, 'Yes.' " (224). Jane doesn't have any questions for Rochester. She accepts the rapture of the moment and steps into the future refusing to discern or reveal the vale of mystery th ...

(4 pages) 629 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Rapture

The Rapture is a mass migration of living and dead, born-again Christians. Some Christians believe that ... pecting the second coming in their immediate future. Other conservative Christians believe that The Rapture will occur at the time that Christ first returns to earth. Most believe that Christ will not ... oming will occur later, when he returns with an army.Most other faith groups essentially ignore the rapture or second coming concept.Various gospel passages record how Jesus believed that the second c ...

(2 pages) 13 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Left Behind

LaHayae and Jerry B. Perkins, closely relates to the Bible. I think that is related closely to the Rapture of the church that occurs when Jesus returns to earth to take all of the people that He beli ... ollowers. Throughout the book there are many passages from the Bible that are referred to about the Rapture of the church.When you read the title of the book for the first time, you don't immediately ...

(4 pages) 11 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Greek Gods

ous figures of Greek mythology, because Aphrodite was the Greek goddess of love, beauty, and sexual rapture. She was desired by nearly all of the Greek gods. Aphrodite was one of the twelve main gods ...

(7 pages) 26 0 5.0 Apr/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers

The Role of Women In Advertisments

red doors, wearing a sheer black negligee and studded stilettos. She is gazing back at herself with rapture as she admires her reflection. This image of seduction and vanity suggests to the viewer, th ...

(3 pages) 10 0 0.0 Apr/2013

Subjects: Art Essays