Essays Tagged: "two thousand years"


Christ Jesus some two thousand years ago came into this world to bring redemption for our sins. He did this through hi ... who knew no sin, so that in him we might become the righteousness of God' ( 2 Cor. 5:18-21). These two passages would seem to be part of the sacrament's biblical foundation. The sacrament itself woul ... offered to us in other sacraments and ways, such as in prayers like the Our Father. Based on these two facts, and many not mentioned, I would have to say that it is incorrect to say that after Baptis ...

(12 pages) 189 0 3.2 Dec/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

The Lives of Confucious and Guatma Siddartha

sThroughout the time span that man has lived on earth, there have been many religions in existence. Two very important and influencing religions that have been around for over two thousand years are C ... t have been around for over two thousand years are Confucianism and Buddhism. The founders of these two religions, Confucius and Buddha, respectively, lived different lives and had different thoughts. ...

(12 pages) 138 0 4.5 Nov/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith


ChristianityTwo thousand years ago one man walked the earth, teaching, serving and changing the views mankind fo ... ws the teachings or manifests the qualities or spirit of Jesus Christ. The difference between these two terms is hard to define, just like it is hard to define a true Christian in todays society. Thre ... stian is to uphold all of those things as well but in private praying and reading the Bible are the two cornerstones of a good relationship with Jesus Christ. One characteristics that is very controve ...

(4 pages) 192 1 4.1 Mar/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

Book Review/Contrast of Keegan's MASK of COMMAND. Sorry, Conclusion is 6th part. All 21 pp with bib/citations attached. E-mail for complete paper.

t be criticized for his in-depth portrayal of leadership and how it reflected societal changes over two-thousand years. Where he is at fault, however, is in his portraying only the qualities he wishes ... (2002)The Ulysses S. Grant Network. (2002)General Information for Hitler Section:Clark, ...

(3 pages) 120 0 4.2 Jan/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers

The difference between Anti-Zionism and Anti-Semitism and their histories. Includes footnotes.

d Jerusalem, has been the cornerstone of Jewish religious life since the Jewish exile from the land two thousand years ago, and is embedded in Jewish prayer, ritual, literature and culture. Zionism or ...

(8 pages) 87 1 3.0 Feb/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Speech Pathology.

ities to improve their speech patterns.People have studied speech and speech problems for more than two thousand years. However, little progress occurred until the 1700's and 1800's. During the 1700's ...

(3 pages) 64 0 4.3 Apr/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine

"Power of oil"

is western knowledge of petroleum was beginning to fade, the Chinese were starting to use oil. Some two thousand years ago the apparently came upon oil and natural gas while drilling for the salt wate ... els of oil were produced in the oil region. In 1861 production rose to an estimated 2,000,000 forty-two-gallons barrels. Prices ranged from as high as twenty dollars a barrel early in 1860 to as low a ...

(2 pages) 157 0 4.5 Apr/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics > Development Studies

"The Second Coming" by William Butler Yeats.

Europe from 1914 until 1918. Chinua Achebe wrote Things Fall Apart, his first novel, in 1958, just two years prior to the establishment of an independent Nigerian state. These two seemingly unrelated ... he Second Coming. The poem contains "the cyclical theory of history, that posits periods of roughly two thousand years introduced by the coming of an Initiate or Messiah" (Jeffares 226). The cyclical ...

(5 pages) 192 0 3.7 May/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

To what extent was China's failure to effectively deal with the West up to 1842 a consequence of its traditional attitude to foreign states?

he Chinese had an innate and a deeply ingrained belief that they were the superior nation. For over two thousand years, China was consumed by their own self-importance in the world, fueled essentially ... a constant and traditional factor in their attitude towards foreign states.In China's history, only two foreign groups succeeded in establishing their rule over China as a whole: the Mongols and the M ...

(7 pages) 64 0 3.0 Jun/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > Asian History

Ancient Greek Theatre.

The origins of dramaTWENTY-FIVE HUNDRED YEARS AGO, two thousand years before Shakespeare, Western theatre was born in Athens, Greece. Between 600 and 2 ... , the ancient Athenians created a theatre culture whose form, technique and terminology have lasted two millenia, and they created plays that are still considered among the greatest works in theatre. ... orks in theatre. Their achievement is truly remarkable when one considers that there have been only two other periods in theatre history which approached the greatness of ancient Athens -- Elizabethan ...

(12 pages) 250 2 4.0 Aug/2003

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

This is an informative essay about many tourist attractions in europe.

, Persia, Sicily, and Babylon Travel writing is thus an activity with a history that stretches over two thousand years. (Swarbrooke and Horner 12)The steady march of tourism development in Europe was ... in the south of France between the regions of Languedoc and Auvergne. The village is perched about two thousand feet above the town of Millall near the beautiful Gorges de turn River. Roquefort is wo ...

(6 pages) 96 0 3.8 Oct/2003

Subjects: Area & Country Studies Essays > Travel Descriptions

Jesus Returns This essay is based on historial facts about the return of Jesus Christ.

n.Dr D. James Kennedy is one of the most listened to ministers in the worlds he writes: "For almost two thousand years, the church has been declaring in it creeds that Jesus Christ shall come to judge ... sires that men would repent, turn from their sins, and be saved. He has patiently waited for almost two thousand years. The Scripture declares it, the Old Testament proclaims it, and the Apostles affi ...

(6 pages) 117 1 4.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

The Influences of Rome on The World We know Today.

ons or ideas, using them to benefit Rome. Many of these ideas and inventions have survived for over two thousand years and have had a profound effect on our world. The civilization paved the way to th ... e Romans' ideas and concepts are still used today. It is amazing to think that a civilization about two thousand years old had the technology and skill to build the entertainment arenas they had, and ...

(3 pages) 50 0 3.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History > Roman History

Security In Ancient Religion.

ific knowledge is far more advanced now than when people believed in the gods of Mount Olympus over two thousand years ago. There seemed to be no other explanation for the way things were. As modern p ...

(3 pages) 26 0 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Describe a situation in which someone might be ostracized

sh the rule-breakers, the rebels, the un-lawful. The concept of ostracization has survived for over two thousand years, yet the premise has remained the same, to strip a person's social status in the ...

(1 pages) 33 1 3.7 Feb/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

First Steps of Football: Establishing an Association

avern in Holborn, England. However, according to some sources football was already played more then two thousand years ago. There are records, which say that earlier forms of this sport were found in ... rds, which say that earlier forms of this sport were found in China, Greece and Rome as I said over two thousand of years ago. At that times football fields, were as long as the towns' were people liv ...

(3 pages) 35 0 3.6 Feb/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History


ss andopen-endedness have allowed the religion to flourish almost undisturbedand unchanged for over two thousand years.The founder of Taoism was a man named Lao Tzu, who lived around theyear 604 B.C.E ... ng Tzu, who lived from350-275 B.C.E. He defined existence using Lao Tzu's teachings.6 Hewrote fifty-two books in response to the Tao Te Ching, thirty-three ofwhich still survive today.7 Using exaggera ...

(6 pages) 270 1 4.1 Mar/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

"The Anasazi Mystery" essay deals with ability/inability to adapt to the environment

be occupied the Four Corners of what are now New Mexico, Colorado, Arizona, and Utah, for more than two thousand years. Rugged terrain, scarce water sources, and unpredictable rainfall made life in th ... to grow at a record high rate. High crop yield also allowed Anasazi men to engage in trade. Their network of trade routes included more than four hundred miles of paths, spanning in all directions. Tr ...

(7 pages) 66 0 3.9 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Anthropology

The Creation of a Jewish Homeland: A Two Thousand Year Struggle

created in 1948, the foundation for the creation of a Jewish homeland can be traced as far back as two thousand years ago. During this period, AD 47, Israel was called Judea and it was governed by a ... government was not quick to realize that they had a very difficult challenge on their hands. Two attempts to suppress the Jewish revolt were made by Cestius Gallus in AD 66 and Vespasian in AD ...

(7 pages) 76 0 2.7 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

Ancient Greek Theatre

Between 600 and 200 BC, two thousand years before Shakespeare, staging and written techniques which define western theatre a ... entor of painted scenery, but the basis of this comment is unreliable. Pollux, another Latin writer two hundred years after Vitruvious, is the source of much information about performance masks, but i ... the major action began to take place on stage.Between 600 and 500 BC the dithyramb had divided into two very different forms, tragedy and satyr (comedy). Tragedies were originally intended to tell a s ...

(8 pages) 133 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History