Ark sentence example
For many years the ark remained untouched - apparently forgotten.
Has he started the ark yet?
Yahweh now becomes the supreme deity of the Hebrew people, and an ark analogous to the Egyptian and Babylonian arks portrayed on the monuments' was constructed as embodiment of the rumen of Yahweh and was borne in front of the Hebrew army when it marched to war.
According to the story in Genesis, Noah's ark was large enough to contain his family and representatives of each kind of animal.
After the precious relics together with the bones of Adam had been saved in the ark, they were transported by Shem and Melchizedek to Golgotha under the guidance of an angel.$ The tripartite narrative which is known as the Romance of Julian (the Apostate) has no claim to be regarded as an historical document.Advertisement
As the palladium of the Joseph tribes, it has even been suggested that the bones of Joseph were treasured in the ark.
In his fifteenth year he entered the order of the Dominicans at Naples, and is said to have composed a treatise on the ark of Noah.
In connexion with the installation of the ark considerable space is devoted to the arrangements for the maintenance of the temple-service, upon which the earlier books are silent, and elaborate notices of the part played by the Levites and singers give expression to a view of the history of the monarchy which the book of Kings does not share.'
The Church thus became the sole ark of salvation, outside of which no one could be saved.
Intimately connected with the idea of the Church as an ark of salvation are the sacraments or means of grace.Advertisement
Augustine's theory was ultimately accepted everywhere in the West, and thus the Church of the middle ages was regarded not only as the sole ark of salvation, but also as the ultimate authority, moral, intellectual and political.
The temple at Shiloh, where the ark was preserved, was the lineal descendant of the Mosaic sanctuary - for it was not the place but the palladium and its oracle that were the essential thing - and its priests claimed kin with Moses himself.
Hophni and Phinehas are not called priests, though they bore the ark arid so were priests in the sense of Josh.
The priestly position of the family survived the fall of Shiloh and the capture of the ark, and it was members of this house who consulted Jehovah for the early kings until Solomon deposed Abiathar.
In November 1633 two vessels, the " Ark " and the " Dove," carrying at least two hundred colonists under Leonard Calvert (c. 1582-1647), a brother of the proprietor, as governor, sailed from Gravesend and arrived in Maryland late in March of the following year.Advertisement
A Jewish tradition, possibly arising from a name Cibotus (ark), which the town bore, identified a neighbouring mountain with Ararat.
The only building of importance is the ark, or citadel, a walled building in the centre of the town containing an arsenal and barracks for a small garrison.
According to the narrative of the Hebrew text, here differing from the Greek text and Josephus (which read Askelon), it was the last town to which the ark was transferred before its restoration to the Israelites.
It is a plausible conjecture that the original narratives of J and E also contained directions for the construction of an ark,' as a substitute for the personal presence of Yahweh, and also for the erection of a "tent of meeting" outside the camp, and that these commands were omitted by R P in favour of the more elaborate instructions given in ch.
It combines amid diverse material a hero of Bethlehem and rival of Saul with the idea of a conqueror of this district; it introduces peculiar traditions of the ark and sanctuary, and it associates David with Hebron, Calebites and the wilderness of Paran 3 The books of Samuel and Kings have become, in process of compilation, the natural sequel to the preceding books, but the conflicting features and the perplexing differences of standpoint recur elsewhere, and the relationship between them suggests that similar causes have been operative upon the compilation.Advertisement
Whether the tradition which makes Ararat the resting-place of Noah's Ark is of any historical value or not, there is at least poetical fitness in the hypothesis, inasmuch as this mountain is about equally distant from the Black Sea and the Caspian, from the Mediterranean and the Persian Gulf.
Another tradition - accepted by the Kurds, Syrians and Nestorians - fixes on Mount Judi, in the south of Armenia, on the left bank of the Tigris, near Jezire, as the Ark's resting-place.
According to the Babylonian account, the resting-place of the Ark was "on the Mountain of Nizir," which some writers have identified with Mount Rowanduz, and others with Mount Elburz, near Teheran.
It is only natural that the highest and most striking mountain in the district should have been regarded as that upon which the Ark rested, and that the old name of the country should have been transferred to it.
The church, which was known also as " The Church of the New Ark Mountains," was at first Congregational, but in 1748 became Presbyterian.Advertisement
This church, decorated with elaborate symbolism, was styled the "Ark of the Covenant," and in it the elect were to await the coming of the Lord.
SmythPigott, pastor of the "Ark," became the acknowledged head of the sect.
On the 7th of September 1902, however, the congregation, assembled at the Ark of the Covenant for service, found the communion table replaced by a chair.
Pigott's claim was at once admitted by the members of his sect, including even his own wife, as the fulfilment of the promise of Christ to appear in due time in the "Ark."
Then, in the event of a continued drought, fasts of increasing intensity are ordered; and as a last resort the ark is to be brought into the street and sprinkled with ashes, the heads of the Nasi and Ab-beth-din being at the same time similarly sprinkled.'
I The allusion to the ark warns us to be cautious in assuming the laws of the Mishna to have been ever in force.
Perhaps, however, the most illuminating example of the difference between traditions as recorded in J or E and traditions as given by P is found in the very first passage that occurs after the first long section of P describing the order of march of the several tribes and the position of the ark in the very centre of the host, both when encamped and on the march.
In the view of primitive Christians ordinary human society was a world temporarily surrendered to Satanic rule, over which a swift and sudden destruction was impending; in such a world the little band who were gathered in the ark of the church could have no part or lot, - the only attitude they could maintain was that of passive alienation.
But of the occupation of Shiloh, the famous Ephraimite sanctuary and the seat of the ark, we have no information.
In the earlier source Noah collects seven pairs of clean animals, one of each kind; he sacrifices after leaving the ark, and Yahweh promises not to curse the ground or to smite living things again.
The prediction was believed far and wide, and President Aurial, at Toulouse, built himself a Noah's ark - a curious realization, in fact, of Chaucer's merry invention in the Miller's Tale.
The punishment of Eli and his sons (iv.) becomes a passing interest, and the fate of the ark is by no means so central an idea as its wonder-working in the Philistine territory.
Noah had seven days in which to build an ark big enough to hold two of every type of animal.
You shall put the poles into the rings on the sides of the ark, to carry the ark with them.
People were eating, drinking, marrying and being given in marriage up to the day Noah entered the ark.
Noah prepared an ark to the saving of his house.
But bringing the ark into the city, he " danced before the Lord with all his might " .
In the middle of this Mr Villiers Stuart came in & began to talk of mummies & the covering of the sacred ark.
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One such collection, in the Cathays p ark museum, is a collection of seals and seal dies.
In Rogers ark acquisition of chelsea he wears the seat on his.
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Things have really moved on from the traditional chicken ark, coop and hen house.
Place the pig ark away from the wind - pigs hate windy weather.
Verse 3. " And thou shalt put therein the ark of the testimony, and cover the ark of the testimony, and cover the ark with the veil.
Cadet contingents from the nation's 400 Sea cadet contingents from the nation's 400 Sea Cadet Units joined the crew of The Ark for the historic voyage.
Noah's Ark Zoo Farm is based in Wraxall, where you'll find rhinos and Gerald the new baby giraffe.
Adam and Eve, Noah's Ark, the Virgin Birth, all those miracles - they are all so obviously made-up.
Where but in the ark is a weary spirit to find safe repose?
Mayo Thompson produced 1987's Poem of the River EP, while Guthrie returned to man the spartan mini-album The final resting of the Ark.
The Ark is a cupboard in which the torah scrolls are kept.
The Stealth boats we use are light aluminum skiffs called Sea Ark's which are powered with 10HP or 15HP engines.
The ark kept at Axum is described as 2 feet high, covered with gold and gems. The liturgy was celebrated on it in the king's palace at Christmas, Epiphany, Easter and Feast of the Cross.
Whether we ascribe this whole passage simply to JE or consider, as many scholars do, that the first statement is by J and the second by E, it is clear that these statements directly contradict P's elaborate scheme, according to which the people march, tribe by tribe, with the ark in the very centre of the square, and guided by the pillar of cloud by day and the pillar of fire by night.
Mayo Thompson produced 1987's Poem of the River EP, while Guthrie returned to man the spartan mini-album The Final Resting of the Ark.
The Ark is a cupboard in which the Torah scrolls are kept.
We sidle out past whatever naval boats remain after the Ark Royal has left to do ' exercises ' in the Med.
In the Ark it sets forth the sinless humanity of the Lord Jesus Christ.
The Stealth boats we use are light aluminum skiffs called Sea Ark 's which are powered with 10HP or 15HP engines.
According to the Bible, the Ark held the tablets of stone given to Moses by God on Mt Sinai.
Noah's Ark Theme-This theme remains a popular idea for nursery decor.
For example if the shower follows a Noah's ark theme, adding animal charms creates the coordinating touch.
Many Noah's Ark nursery sets are vibrant and colorful, creating a visually rich environment for children.
As baby grows into toddlerhood, parents can teach him the story of Noah's Ark.
He's the man behind Raiders of the Lost Ark, E.T.
Several manufacturers carry natural and organic products such as Only Natural Pet, Ark Naturals, and Spot Organics.
Senior Ark includes dozens of fun craft projects for seniors, including faux stained glass, decorative containers and card-making.
Noah's Ark Water Park is America's largest water park, nestled on 70 acres in the heart of Wisconsin Dells and part of the country's biggest collection of indoor and outdoor water parks.
More than five million gallons of water circulate through Noah's Ark attractions daily, with 200 certified lifeguards ensuring that guests can safely enjoy every drop.
Noah's Ark water park is home to more than 40 fun slides in a range of sizes and styles, from speed body slides, to inner tube slides, to family and group slides.
In addition to dozens of water slides, Noah's Ark water park offers a range of other water attractions for visitors to enjoy when they want to take a break from slipping and sliding.
New in 2007, Noah's Ark is debuting an innovative 4-D "dive in" theater featuring the SpongeBob Squarepants 4-D movie on a 40-foot screen.
The youngest visitors to Noah's Ark are not relegated to a simple kiddie pool.
Before getting pruny, guests may want to check out some of Noah's Ark's dry attractions.
Noah's Ark has a variety of ticket options.
From the moment Dr. Henry Jones first hit the movie screen as Indiana Jones in Raiders of the Lost Ark, movie fans flocked in droves to the game consoles every time a new Indiana video game release came out.
Raiders of the Lost Ark - This game was released in 1982 for the first home game console of all time, the Atari 2600.
The South bombs the Heimdal and lets loose ARK, an ancient organism bred for the extinction of humanity.
To unlock special movie trailers from all four movies, collect three artifacts for Raiders of the Lost Ark, ten artifacts for Temple of Doom, 30 artifacts for The Kingdom of the Crystal Skull, and 24 artifacts for The Last Crusade.
Fans of Raiders of the Lost Ark will remember that Indy was armed with a pistol and a whip, which he used to escape from a group of bad guys in the market while he was in Cairo.
The cargo truck figure from Raiders of the Lost Ark includes hand and foot holds so that the child can position his or her action figures on it.
Indiana Jones is the daring action figure from the popular movies Raiders of the Lost Ark and Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom.
Themes well-loved by both boys and girls include Noah's Ark, Nature, Dinosaurs, Primary Colors, Ocean, Insects, Jungle, Outer Space, Castle, and Teddy Bears.
A good film production example of this comes from another Spielberg film, Raiders of the Lost Ark.
The Raiders of the Lost Ark cast began filming this now classic movie in 1980 in La Rochelle, France.
The Kingdom of the Crystal Skull introduced Indiana Jones to a new generation, Harrison Ford and company began building its Indy fan base decades ago with Raiders of the Lost Ark.
In the south-western corner of the enclosure stands the citadel (ark), within a wall 25 ft.
While the ark carried with Israel's host symbolized His presence in their midst, He was also known to be present in the cloud which hovered before the host and in the lightning ('esh Yahweh or " fire of Yahweh ") and the thunder (kol Yahweh or " voice of Yahweh ") which played around Mount Sinai.
In the desert he was worshipped as an atmospheric deity, who manifested himself in thunder and lightning, whose abode was in the sky, whose sanctuary was on the mountain summit of Horeb-Sinai, and whose movable palladium was the ark of the covenant.
Despite the capture of the ark after the disastrous battle of Shiloh, Yahweh had in the end shown himself through a destructive plague superior in might to the Philistine Dagon.
Judaean tradition dated the sanctity of Jerusalem from the installation of the ark, a sacred movable object which symbolized the presence of Yahweh.
When Zeus had resolved to destroy all mankind by a flood, Deucalion constructed a boat or ark, in which, after drifting nine days and nights, he landed on Mount Parnassus (according to others, Othrys, Aetna or Athos) with his wife.
Meanwhile the ark of Yahweh, the only sanctuary of national significance, had remained in obscurity since its return from the Philistines in the early youth of Samuel.
All the mountains offer easy routes to pedestrians, but some of them, as Scafell, Pillar, Gable (Napes Needle), Pavey Ark above Langdale and Dow Crags near Coniston, also afford ascents for experienced climbers.
The Biblical narratives reveal traces of a considerable development in the traditions regarding this sacred object, and those which furnish the most complete detail are of post-exilic date when the original ark had been lost.
The fuller titles of the ark originate in the belief that it contained the "covenant" (berith) or "testimony" (`eduth), the technical terms for the Decalogue; primarily, however, it would seem to have been called "the ark of Yahweh" (or "Elohim"), or simply "the ark."
This saying appears to imply a settled life in Canaan, but both affirm the warlike significance of Yahweh and the ark.
Some time after the capture of Jerusalem the ark was brought from Baal-Judah, but at the threshing-floor of Nacon (an unintelligible name) Abinadab's son Uzzah laid hands upon it and was struck down for his impiety.
Later, in the age of the priestly schools, the ark received much attention, although it must obviously be very doubtful how far a true recollection of its history has survived.
A critical examination of the history of the Israelite ark renders it far from certain that the object was originally the peculiar possession of all Israel.
It is of course possible that the ark was originally the sacred shrine of the clans which came direct to Judah, and that the traditions in 1 Sam.
The ark, or citadel, in the southwest extremity of the city, now used as an arsenal, is a noble building of burnt brick with mighty walls and a tower 120 ft.
The fraternal and democratic spirit of the first communities, and their humble origin; the identification of the object of adoration with light and the Sun; the legends of the shepherds with their gifts and adoration, the flood, and the ark; the representation in art of the fiery chariot, the drawing of water from the rock; the use of bell and candle, holy water and the communion; the sanctification of Sunday and of the 25th of December; the insistence on moral conduct, the emphasis placed upon abstinence and self-control; the doctrine of heaven and hell, of primitive revelation, of the mediation of the Logos emanating from the divine, the atoning sacrifice, the constant warfare between good and evil and the final triumph of the former, the immortality of the soul, the last judgment, the resurrection of the flesh and the fiery destruction of the universe - are some of the resemblances which, whether real or only apparent, enabled Mithraism to prolong its resistance to Christianity.
Raiders of the Lost Ark was the first film in the Indiana Jones series.
The Raiders of the Lost Ark cast has changed a little bit over the years, but here are the main players of the first in the series of this hugely successful franchise.
Though he plays the role of excavator Sallah in Raiders of the Lost Ark, actor John Rhys-Davies is probably best known currently for his role of Gimli in the Lord of the Rings trilogy.
Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981) - Harrison Ford stars in his first movie as archeologist Indiana Jones.
The Noah's Ark story, in which Noah helps gather together all of the animals two by two, is an excellent one for inspiring Bible story crafts.
Children can build their own ark just as Noah did in the story.
The ark craft requires a paper plate, two sheets of brown construction paper, scissors, glue and five to 10 cotton balls.
Slide the house into the ark's base until only about 4" of the rectangular piece is visible.
Some people choose to draw images of Noah and his wife and the animals in the ark on its sides, although this may be too difficult for very young children.
Harrison Ford, fresh from filming Raiders of the Lost Ark, stars as former Blade Runner Rick Decker.
When George Lucas and Steven Spielberg teamed up to make 1981's Raiders of the Lost Ark, their intent was to recreate the kind of glamorous movie that was in vogue in their younger days.
Some readers might quibble at the inclusion of Raiders of the Lost Ark -- what most like to think of as an action-adventure movie -- in a sci-fi/fantasy site, but come on!
Our hero must discover and secure the Lost Ark of the Covenant, the Old Testament artifact created under the direction of God himself.
Of course, any Spielberg or Lucas endeavor is going to have top quality production values, and Lost Ark is no exception.
Breath-taking from start to finish, Raiders of the Lost Ark is an ultimate example of an insufficiently-appreciated art-form, the summer popcorn movie.
A battle in space resulted in the Decepticons boarding the Autobots ship known as Ark.
Snellius computes the ark to have been above half'an acre in area.
The Ark of the Law, in the Jewish synagogue, is a chest or cupboard containing the scrolls of the Torah (Pentateuch), and is placed against or in the wall in the direction of Jerusalem.
Whether the ark originally contained some symbol of Yahweh or not has been the subject of much discussion.
Accordingly the conception of the ark must be based in the first instance upon the beliefs of the particular clans or tribes whose sacred object it was.
The date of Sargon is placed by Nabonidus at 3800 B.C. He was the son of Itti-Bel, and a legend related how he had been born in concealment and sent adrift in an ark of bulrushes on the waters of the Euphrates.
His primary object was to prove that the world was built after the same shape and fashion as the Ark made by the Children of Israel in the desert; but he was able to show that the Malay Peninsula had to be rounded and thereafter a course steered in a northerly direction if China was to be reached.
A huge car drawn by oxen, bearing the standard of the burgh, and carrying an altar with the host, this carroccio, like the ark of the Israelites, formed a rallying point in battle, and reminded the armed artisans that they had a city and a church to fight for.
Before the days of the "higher criticism" and the rise of the modern scientific views as to the origin of species, there was much discussion among the learned, and many ingenious and curious theories were advanced, as to the number of the animals and the space necessary for their reception, with elaborate calculations as to the subdivisions of the ark and the quantities of food, &c., required to be stored.
But Buteo and Kircher have proved geometrically that, taking the cubit of a foot and a half, the ark was abundantly sufficient for all the animals supposed to be lodged in it.
The first edition also gives an engraving of the ark (repeated in the editions up to the fifth), in shape like a long roofed box, floating on the waters; the animals are seen in separate stalls.
For a comparative study of the occurrence of the ark in the various deluge myths, in the present edition, see Deluge; Cosmogony; Babylonia And Assyria.
After taking counsel the Philistines placed the ark with a votive offering upon a new cart drawn by two cows.
Many different traditions have gathered around the story of the Exodus, and the ark was not the only divinely sent guide or forerunner which led the Israelites.
The prophets themselves lay no weight upon the ark as the central point of Jerusalem's holiness.