Essays Tagged: "Elijah"

A detailed overview of Jezebel from the bible.

ounce her religious beliefs. Her act against the prophets and ruthlessness were considered a sin by Elijah and others. Her sins also include the false charges against Naboth, resulting in his death, a ... o include the false charges against Naboth, resulting in his death, and the threat of death against Elijah. She is not only considered evil for her actions, but also for not being subservient, as most ...

(6 pages) 97 1 2.4 Oct/2002

Subjects: History Term Papers

Moby Dick and its Biblical Allusions

second to breathe, because he was narrow minded with the white whale in vision. Like King Ahab has Elijah, Captain Ahab has Fedallah as prophets to warn the two leaders of troubles ahead. Elijah proc ... n see, Ahab was punished in both the bible and Moby Dick. In The bible it says,(1 Kings 17:1) " And Elijah the Tishbite, who was of the inhabitants of Gilead, said unto Ahab, As the LORD God of Israel ...

(5 pages) 10745 0 4.3 Dec/2002

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"Unbreakable: A Study of Parallels"

f Unbreakable, the viewer comes to gain a greater understanding of the characters of David Dunn and Elijah Price, and what motivates them. This in turn allows the film to become more multifaceted and ... truth behind many of the cues throughout the film.The opening of the movie focuses on the birth of Elijah Price. We are given the "nondiegetic material" of the setting and time in the form of subtitl ...

(9 pages) 48 0 3.0 May/2003

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

Life after death.

e existence of a spirit world actually permeates the Bible.Jesus talks with the long-dead Moses and Elijah (Mt 17:1-3). Christian mystics and saints throughout history also spoke of spiritual experien ...

(2 pages) 107 1 3.0 Aug/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

An incident with former Giants football player, Jeremiah Parker.

year-old son. Parker had been convicted once before of child endangerment in early June for beating Elijah Kelly in May of 2001. Alluding to Parker's history of abuse, Superior Court Judge Randolph Su ... ave 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 young boy. After ten years, Parker will be out ...

(2 pages) 16 0 3.8 Nov/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Sports

"Jesus the Christ" by Zanzig. Report on book

ear him, he asked then who do the crowds say that I am? They answered John the Baptist; but others, Elijah; and still others that one of the ancient prophets has arisen. He said to them, but who do yo ...

(5 pages) 56 0 4.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

Women in the Military

lude Deborah Samson who served as Robert Shirtliffe, and then there is Anna Warner, wife of Captain Elijah Bailey. Anna earned the title of "The Heroine of Groton" because of her fearless efforts to a ...

(4 pages) 160 0 4.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

Write a story about anything. this story will then be made into a popup book.

l the deciding was finished, we went back and ate dessert.After eating, it was time for the prophet Elijah. We stood up and opened the door to welcome Elijah. You can't see Elijah, so we were surprise ... were surprised when in walked my younger brothers with our dog on a leash claiming that the dog was Elijah.Finally, to end the Seder, we said a special blessing. May slavery give way to freedom. May h ...

(3 pages) 23 0 4.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Painted Hussy: The Life and Times of Jezebel.

on to Baal?Jezebel is first mentioned in the Bible in I Kings. Before the recounting of the tale of Elijah, she is referenced as the wife of King Ahab. There is slight background information given abo ... th means nothing can come between you and your God.The Bible then goes into the tale of the prophet Elijah, Jezebel's nemesis later on in the book. Elijah was a prophet whose sole purpose was to rid I ...

(13 pages) 13 0 0.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Arugument: Do aliens exis?

as they walked on; then suddenly a chariot of fire pulled by horses of fire came between them, and Elijah was taken up to heaven by a whirlwind"Ezekiel 1:1"...The sky opened, and I saw a vision of Go ...

(2 pages) 36 1 3.0 Apr/2006

Subjects: Science Essays > Space

Caves Of Steel

than one! The other lesson I learned is respect. In the book, the main character, Elijah Baley, had to show respect to the robot, named Daneel Olivaw because if he didn't, the Spacer ... se, this world would be a better place! One other lesson I learned is to follow directions. Elijah had to listen and follow directions given to him by the chief of police. Following directions ...

(2 pages) 682 0 0.0 Feb/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Analysis of the kingdom of mat

in New York during the eighteen twenties and thirties. The main motif that dominated Matthias's and Elijah Pierson's actions involves the beliefs that were instilled in them when they were young,about ... men's thoughts from the Calvinism that was their first doctrine as youths around eighteen hundred. Elijah's Morristown First Presbyterian Church and Mathews Coila Anti-Burhgers church enforced the do ...

(6 pages) 18 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Industrial Revolution

By: Elijah Kim E-mail: American dream promises equal opportunity to pursuit one's ha ...

(3 pages) 17 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Economics

Symbolism Of Passover

ou to be My people." A separate glass of wine sits in the middle of the Seder plate for the prophet Elijah. It is believed as stated in Malachi 3:12-24 "Lo, I will send the prophet Elijah to you befor ... o not strike the whole land with utter destruction." Jews interpret this as saying that the prophet Elijah will come and announce the coming of the messiah. At the end of the Seder, the door is opened ...

(6 pages) 22 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith


id? 219. Devin? 220. Dorothy? 221. Dylan? 222. Edward? 223. Elijah? 224. Elizabeth? 225. Emily? 226. Emma? 227. Eric? 228. ...

(24 pages) 11 0 0.0 Feb/2008

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

Western Eruasia

lled. After David's death, his son Solomon became king, and founded a famous line of kings. Elijah in 927-850 B.C.E. saved the Yahweh religion form corruption by nature worship of Baal. During ... ring the time of King Ahab, Phoenician deitis were introduced and worshipped in Israel. The prophet Elijah became the leader of the Jehovic countermovement. He denounced the courtly corruption and att ...

(5 pages) 516 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith


im. It also taught me how to manage my time wisely. I had to do homework, chores, and help care for Elijah with a limited amount of time. I learned how to do more than one thing at a time to use my ti ... than one thing at a time to use my time more effectively. For example, I could do homework and feed Elijah. Taking care of Elijah changed my outlook on how to live better. I tried harder in sch ...

(1 pages) 389 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Impact of Modern City Life has on Passover and Easter

during the service to represent the four-fold promise of redemption, with a special glass left for Elijah the prophet.In addition to celebrating Passover my family also celebrated Easter. Easter is t ...

(2 pages) 839 0 0.0 Apr/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Standardized Testing

Alexis DanzHonors English, Period 2Mr. SykesMarch 7 2014Standardized Testing"The cat, named Elijah was a blue tom cat!" Michael kept reading down the white page until the article was finished. ...

(4 pages) 0 0 0.0 May/2014

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community > Children and Youngsters