Essays Tagged: "Jesus Christ"

Témoins de Jéhovah

identifying mark of Jehovah's Witnesses is their zealous preaching from house. They do thisbecause Jesus Christ foretold that his disciples would be doing this when he said: This good news of the kin ... é exclus del'organisation. 'Witnesses acknowledge allegiance solely to the kingdom of Jesus Christ. They refuse consequently to salute anyflag, vote, perform military service, or otherwi ...

(4 pages) 38 0 4.6 Jan/1996

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith


go one man walked the earth, teaching, serving and changing the views mankind forever. This man was Jesus Christ, known to many as the son of a virgin and the son of God. He was the king of man to tho ... an to those who followed him but yet he taught us that being a servant was the best way to live. As Jesus shared his story with the world, there were many who followed him, believed in what he was tea ...

(4 pages) 192 1 4.1 Mar/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

Book: Historical Jesus - The essay states all the important facts of the book.

lecture was the fact that the gospels can be broken down into three distinct layers; one being what Jesus actually said and was directly quoted to the bible, another being from a cultural trend that w ... ching tool. Can people believe in an unbelievable proposition, like the idea of the resurrection of Jesus Christ? I believe that there is a very distinct difference between the ideas of theology, and ...

(1 pages) 85 1 2.6 Oct/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Comparing/contrasting 2 pieces of art from different periods

rucifixion by Francisco de Zurbaran (1627, Spanish; gallery room 215). These two paintings focus on Jesus Christ, his humanity and his divinity. I chose them because they represent Jesus' fragile huma ... Weyden illustrates the beauty of humanity with a poignant portrait of The Virgin Mary breastfeeding Jesus as an infant. The sheer tenderness of this most simple and necessary bonding between the mothe ...

(5 pages) 178 1 4.8 Dec/2002

Subjects: Art Essays

Apostolic Christian Faith

the things of the earth (Welcome Book).Apostolic Christians believe that salvation through faith in Jesus Christ is man's greatest treasure. To be a true believer a member must exercise obedience. To ... Christ, and the subsequent rising of a soul out of the baptismal waters as a new creature in Christ Jesus (Welcome Book). After this, a church Elder lays his hands over the new member and prays as the ...

(11 pages) 172 0 4.4 Dec/2002

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

Cathloic Service Obstervation Paper.

with extra chairs at the end of the rows. When you immediately step in there is a large cross with Jesus on it. As people entered the room they did a hand sign in the shape of a cross across their bo ... o pray. The Pastor then raises a bowl and a glass and explains that they are in some way a piece of Jesus. They sing again, another song, they pray and sing again. The people go up in two orderly line ...

(5 pages) 26 0 3.0 May/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

"Brave New World" by Adous Huxley.

Ford versus JesusBrave New World is set in the fictional year of A.F. 632. In this fictional world A.F stands fo ... social order. We can compare Ford's following (in the fictional World State), to the followings of Jesus Christ in our contemporary society.The World State is a global caste system set up after the d ... y citizen is manufactured to be a piece in the puzzle, which is the World State.What is the role of Jesus Christ in today's contemporary society? Jesus Christ is basically a representation of G-d hims ...

(2 pages) 80 0 5.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Biblical Allusion in "The Grapes of Wrath" by John Steinbeck

fects this technique in his novel The Grapes of Wrath by introducing a character who is symbolic of Jesus Christ. This character, Jim Casy, not only shares initials with this biblical figure, but he a ... mediately foreshadowing his future decision to unite with other migrant workers. Casy's allusion to Jesus Christ serves as the force behind Tom's character as it changes throughout the novel from self ...

(2 pages) 41 0 1.7 Dec/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > John Steinbeck

Courtesy, Restpect and Kindness to each other, walking in the footsteps of Jesus.

We as a class should consider walking in the footsteps ofJesus towards Courtesy, Respect and Kindness. By doing all threewe can create a much more better env ... of coutesy, respect andkindness especially during lent. By doing so we can walk in thefootsteps of Jesus. We can show courtesy to each other byaddressing each other in a polite manner, such as saying ... willusually almost always follow.Respect is the most important aspect in walking in the footstepsof jesus, especially becuase it is the aspect in which is needed to beadressed most often. We as indivi ...

(2 pages) 26 0 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity


t.The word "Christian" comes from the word Christ which means God's people. Christian believes that Jesus Christ is the son of God which sent down from heaven to free men from their sins. Bible is the ... e holy book use by Christian.3.1 Brief History and the Christian DenominationsFaith is connected to Jesus Christ where Christ means deliverer (send by God to save the world). The Jews believe that Jes ...

(7 pages) 313 1 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

Analysis of the controversial scene of Neil's death in the movie "The Dead Poets Society"

ates his facial features. The light shining on his face makes him appear god like, comparing him to Jesus Christ. Dragons, described in mythology as ferocious monstrosities could symbolize deat ... akes out a gun that is folded in white cloth. The white represents holiness, again linking him with Jesus Christ. After this, the is suddenly a gap in the events following Neil extracting a gun ...

(5 pages) 38 0 5.0 May/2004

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

Christianity and Wealth: Can you have both at the same time?

no man can serve two masters; he will love the one and hate the other " (Matt. 6:24). Attachment to Jesus Christ must include a detachment from money and personal values. The question is always whethe ... ing, in Acts 5 [Kavanaugh]. Detachment from personal riches is the natural partner of attachment to Jesus Christ, and requires Christians to think about Heaven in order to constantly recognize that ph ...

(2 pages) 25 1 5.0 May/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

Baptism in the Orthodox Church

Almost two thousand years ago, Jesus Christ, the Son of God, came to earth and founded the Church, through His Apostles and discipl ... o His eternal kingdom. St. Peter said, "Repent, and let every one of you be baptized in the name of Jesus Christ for the remission of sins; and you shall receive the gift of the Holy Spirit" (Acts 2:3 ... hrist, to be nurtured in the Church, and to be conformed to God's image. Salvation demands faith in Jesus Christ. People cannot save themselves by their own good works. Salvation is "faith working thr ...

(5 pages) 14 0 3.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity


When we hear about Jesus dying on the cross all we hear is that he was nailed to a cross and died. Those who do not ful ... common misconceptions about crucifixion. Crucifixion was a torture process that did not start with Jesus and had no religious meaning at the time; it had been around for centuries. There is a lot mor ... ch at the top of the stipes. There is archeological evidence that it was on this type of cross that Jesus was crucified. It was most frequently used to punish political or religious agitators, pirates ...

(7 pages) 18 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith


Jesus Christ Jesus Christ is the son of God was born onto earth to die for the worlds sins, ... lds sins, and offer salvation unto anyone calls unto him and confesses their sins. Everything about Jesus Christ has significant meaning to him and his purpose. Take His name for instance; it in itsel ... d his purpose. Take His name for instance; it in itself signifies his whole purpose and truth. From Jesus' birth to his life everything that he went through and experienced was a fulfilling of prophes ...

(4 pages) 33 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith

Adoration of the Magi

t of this narrative imagery is commonly shared within all versions. The emphasis surrounds the baby Jesus Christ who is depicted as royalty and one with high power, but this representation is debatabl ... tive pictorial that depicts natural and supernatural forms with the focus on the birth of the young Jesus Christ. This painting is divided chronologically in two stages with the upper and lower half s ...

(5 pages) 14 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Works of Art

Davinci's The Last Supper

Jesus: The great prophet, our humble saviour, leader of many, husband of one? Millions of devout Chr ... is the elusive ?holy grail?.The Holy Grail is supposed to be the chalice which blessed the table of Jesus Christ?s last supper. This chalice was supposed to be filled with wine, wine to represent the ... lude; a complete lack of drinking vessels (as well as a strangely feminine disciple to the right of Jesus) and an unaccountable hand. These two abstractions completely contradict what are accepted as ...

(3 pages) 37 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith


because so many people are glutton, but in the end he seems hopeful that we can change if we go to Jesus Christ. He organizes his article by using four paragraphs and 5 bullet points.When Householder ...

(2 pages) 1 0 0.0 Mar/2012

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Health & Fitness

Experiences Of The Innocent

dic tone to the piece and responds to the question that a higher power is responsible. Answering as Jesus Christ, Blake addresses the speaker's question: "He is called by thy name, /For he calls himse ... "He is called by thy name, /For he calls himself a lamb." (282). By affirming the lamb's creator as Jesus Christ, he is implementing that everyone is in some sense a little lamb, created by god, divin ...

(3 pages) 0 0 0.0 Apr/2013

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies

Portraits of Jesus Book Review

Book Review for: Portraits of Jesus: A Reading GuideLinnie KellySaint Leo UniversityRev. William BarnesJuly 23, 2013Portraits of J ... int Leo UniversityRev. William BarnesJuly 23, 2013Portraits of Jesus by Robert ImperatoPortraits of Jesus: A Reading Guide was written by Robert Imperato and published by University Press of America i ... ty Press of America in 2008. The main theme of this book is to explain the many different ways that Jesus is portrayed throughout the New Testament by the many different authors. This book gives prior ...

(4 pages) 10 0 0.0 Oct/2013

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith