How to use Jesus-christ in a sentence
Archelaus, Herod's successor, had far less authority than Herod, and the real power of government at Jerusalem was assumed by the Roman procurators, in the time of one of whom, Pontius Pilate, Jesus Christ was condemned to death and crucified outside Jerusalem.
In 1653 he had made the astonishing proposal to the Dutch that England and Holland should divide the habitable globe outside Europe between them, that all states maintaining the Inquisition should be treated as enemies by both the proposed allies, and that the latter "should send missionaries to all peoples willing to receive them, to inculcate the truth of Jesus Christ and the Holy Gospel."
The necessity of a constant protest against polytheism led to a tenacious insistence on the divine unity, and the task was to reconcile this unity with the deity of Jesus Christ.
The Testimony of the King of Martyrs concerning His Kingdom (1729) is a classic repudiation of erastianism and defence of the spiritual autonomy of the church under Jesus Christ.
About the beginning of the 17th century he became a preacher among a sect called the "Seekers," and appears to have held unorthodox opinions about the divinity of Jesus Christ.Advertisement
But he did more than interpret to his age the significance of man's ultimate theistic beliefs, he gave them vitality by reading them through the consciousness of Jesus Christ.
That there is one God, in whom there is a Divine Trinity; and that He is the Lord Jesus Christ.
The history of Christian preaching with which alone this article is concerned has its roots (I) in the activity of the Hebrew prophets and scribes, the former representing the broader appeal, the latter the edification of the faithful, (2) in the ministry of Jesus Christ and His apostles, where again we have both the evangelical invitation and the teaching of truth and duty.
We cannot ask to be as if through nineteen centuries no one had ever asked a question about the relation of the Lord Jesus Christ to the Father and the Holy Spirit.
For every one who shall not confess that Jesus Christ is come in the flesh is antichrist; and whosoever shall not confess the testimony of the Cross is of the devil; and whosoever shall pervert the oracles of the Lord to his own lusts and say that there is neither resurrection nor judgment, that man is the first-born of Satan.Advertisement
Of in Jesus Christ the Saviour, who delivers from the bondage of sin by his life, doctrine and death; in the operation of the Holy Ghost; in a holy, universal, Christian church; in forgiveness of sins and the life everlasting.
Like others of the Reformers he had been led independently to preach justification by faith and to declare that Jesus Christ was the one and only Mediator between sinful man and God; but his construction rested upon what he regarded as biblical conceptions of the nature of God and man rather than upon such private personal experiences as those which Luther had made basal.
It advocated " the polity that our Saviour Jesus Christ hath established," with " pastors, superintendes, deacons "; so that " all true pastors have equal power and authority.
Thus the Apostles' Creed, " I believe in the forgiveness of sins "; the Nicene Creed, " I believe in one Lord Jesus Christ.
The fall alone explains at once the nobleness and the meanness of humanity; Jesus Christ is the only solution in which the baffled reason can rest.Advertisement
The value of the Fourth Gospel as a narrative of events is a matter of dispute, but the view of the personality of Jesus Christ set forth in it is unquestionably that which the Church has accepted.
The Corporation for the Promoting and Propagating of the Gospel of Jesus Christ in New England (founded in 1649) bore the expense of printing both the New Testament and the Bible as a whole (Cambridge, Mass., 1663 - the earliest Bible printed in.America), which John Eliot, one of the Pilgrim Fathers, translated into "the language of the Massachusetts Indians," whom he evangelized.
What drew these two forces together was the energy exerted by the universal idea of salvation in both systems. Christian Gnosticism actually introduced only one new figure into the already existing Gnostic theories, namely that of the historical Saviour Jesus Christ.
Our apostles knew through our Lord Jesus Christ that there would be strife about the name of the bishop's office.
As this broken bread was (once) scattered on the face of the mountains and, gathered together, became one,' even so may thy Church be gathered together from the ends of the earth into thy kingdom; for thine is the glory and the power through Jesus Christ for ever.Advertisement
We give thanks to thee, holy Father, for thy holy name, which thou hast caused to dwell in our hearts, and for the knowledge and faith and immortality which thou didst make known to us through Jesus Christ thy servant; to thee be the glory for ever.
It was in vain that Groot emitted a Publica Protestatio, in which he declared that Jesus Christ was the great subject of his discourses, that in all of them he believed himself to be in harmony with Catholic doctrine, and that he willingly subjected them to the candid judgment of the Roman Church.
During the Protectorate, in 1649, an ordinance was passed for " the promoting and propagating of the gospel of Jesus Christ in New England " by the erection of a corporation, to be called by the name of the President and Society for the Propagation of the Gospel in New England, to receive and dispose of moneys for the purpose, and a general collection was ordered to be made in all the parishes of England and Wales; and Cromwell himself devised a scheme for setting up a council for the Protestant religion, which should rival the Roman Propaganda, and consist of seven councillors and four secretaries for different provinces.'
It seems therefore consonant alike with prudence and reverence to refrain from attempting to combine afresh into a single picture the materials derivable from the various documents, and to endeavour instead to describe the main contents of the sources from which our knowledge of the Lord Jesus Christ as an historical personage is ultimately drawn, and to observe the picture of Him which each writer in turn has offered to us.
St Paul is not an historian; he is not attempting to describe what Jesus Christ said or did.Advertisement
The evidence to be collected from his epistles generally must not detain us here, but we may glance for a moment at this one letter, because it contains what appears to be the first mention of Jesus Christ in the literature of the world.
But what is this new name which is placed side by side with the Divine Name - " in God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ "?
Who, then, he might well ask is this Jesus Christ who is lifted to this unexampled height?
Historically it is of great value as showing how widely within twenty or twenty-five years of the Crucifixion a religion which proclaimed developed theological teaching as to " the Lord Jesus Christ " had spread in the Roman Empire.
It is of the first importance that we should endeavour to see this book as a whole; to gain the total impression which it makes on the mind; to look at the picture of Jesus Christ which it offers.
This is our first sight of Jesus Christ.
For side by side with St Mark's Gospel there was current in the earliest times another account of the doings and sayings of Jesus Christ.
He desires to interpret the coming of Jesus Christ into the world, to declare whence and why He came, and to explain how His coming, as light in the midst of darkness, brought a crisis into the lives of all with whom He came in contact.
But he says nothing to indicate this, while on the other hand he distinctly proclaims that his purpose is to produce and confirm conviction of the divine claims of Jesus Christ.
All this went to feed revival, which, founded on fear, refused to see in Jesus Christ anything but a stern judge, and made the Virgin Mother and Anna the "grandmother" the intercessors; which found consolation in pilgrimages from shrine to shrine; which believed in crude miracles, and in the thought that God could be best served within convent walls.
Several of Lacordaire's Conferences have been translated into English, among these being, Jesus Christ (1869); God (1870); God and Man (1872); Life (1875).
Monotheism henceforth was to be the belief not of philosophers only but even of the ignorant, and in Jesus Christ the union of the divine and the human was effected.
It is not God as abstract, infinite and eternal, as the far-away creator of the universe, or even as the ruler of the world, which Paul worships, but it is God revealed in Jesus Christ, the Father of Jesus Christ, the grace and mercy in Jesus Christ which deliver from evil.
On the one hand, in its ethical development, it is nothing less than the outworking of that principle of Jesus Christ which led him not only to selfsacrificing labour but to the death upon the cross.
On the other hand, it finds its religious solution in the trust in a power not ourselves which makes for the same righteousness which was incarnate in Jesus Christ.
In his private chapel he had busts of Orpheus, Abraham, Apollonius of Tyana and Jesus Christ.
Fenelon, although personally an admirer, admits that public opinion credited it with " condemning St Augustine, St Paul, and even Jesus Christ "; and the few Jansenist bishops appealed and " re-appealed " against it.
The genuine "sons of Abraham" are not legalistic Jewish Christians but those who simply possess faith in Jesus Christ.
The three passages quoted are the only instances where this word occurs in Scripture; it is frequent in hymns and devotional literature as a title of Jesus Christ.
In the Apostolic age itself, "apostle" often denotes simply an "envoy," commissioned by Jesus Christ to be a primary witness and preacher of the Messianic Kingdom.
They finally stated " that they would defend the law of our Lord Jesus Christ and its pious, humble and steadfast preachers at the cost of their blood, scorning all fear and all human decrees that might be contrary to them.
On the, 13th of September 1905, a meeting of the shareholders of the company was held, and Read "asked them to believe that it was not in the interests of the company, but because he knew that the Lord Jesus Christ had come again and was now dwelling at the Agapemone, that he was thus cast out by his colleagues."
It is the essence of the gospel that he treats, and that is the revelation of God's righteousness to man by faith in Jesus Christ.
He is roasted over a slow fire and basted with boiling oil, but tells his tormentors that by the grace of Jesus Christ he feels nothing.
The Latter-Day Saints (Mormons) are far more numerous than any other sect, this church having a membership in 1906 of 151,525 (of these 493 were of the Reorganized Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints) out of a total of 172,814 in all denominations; there were 479 members of this denomination to every 1000 of the population in the state, and the next largest sect, the Roman Catholics, had only 26 per 1000 of population and no Protestant body more than 6 per 1000.
The essential doctrine of the movement is a particular doctrine of churchmanship which, as explained in the catechism, regards the Lord Jesus Christ as the sole and Divine Head of every branch of the Holy Catholic Church throughout the world.
Having left the university in 1816 he held successively a number of curacies, and in 1827 he published Essays on the Philosophical Evidence of Christianity, followed by a volume of Parochial Sermons illustrative of the Importance of the Revelation of God in Jesus Christ (1828).
What John thus does is to take the Logos idea of Philo and use it for a practical purpose - to make more intelligible to himself and his readers the divine nature of Jesus Christ.
For in the name of God, the Father and Lord of the universe, and of our Saviour Jesus Christ and of the Holy Spirit, they then receive the washing with water."
The apostolic age supplied this identification, and the normal use during it seems to have been " into Christ Jesus," or " in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ," or "of Jesus Christ " simply, or " of the Lord Jesus Christ."
The city is the headquarters of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (see Mormons).
True, Jesus Christ sprang theology.
The Greek mind threw itself upon the problem - who precisely is Jesus Christ the Lord?
A provisional answer, linking Christian and of theology with the philosophical theology of antiquity, Person of asserted Jesus Christ to be the divine Logos.
All souls were tried once, with equal privilege; all fell, save one, who steadily clave to the Logos, and thus merited to become in due time the human soul of Jesus Christ.
The question, Who is Jesus Christ?
John M`Leod Campbell - with a strong desire for unity in thought, " the simplicity that is in Christ " - caught most attention by the suggestion of a vicarious repentance in Jesus Christ.
Casting a backward glance once more over the evolution of Christian theology, we may say very roughly that at first it recognized as natural or rational truth the being of the Logos, and as special fact of revelation the Incarnation of the Word in Jesus Christ.
Always wise, always holy, always unsearchable, the Christian's God is that heavenly Father who has His full image and revelation in Jesus Christ.
The fundamental principle of this classical work is, that religious feeling, the sense of absolute dependence on God as communicated by Jesus Christ through the church, and not the creeds or the letter of Scripture or the rationalistic understanding, is the source and law of dogmatic theology.
But his opening lecture, in which, amid the applause of the students, Renan declared Jesus Christ "an incomparable Man," alarmed the Catholic party.
The most obvious antecedent for "this" is Jesus Christ.
Only John the Baptist and Jesus Christ were not even married; so, they don't stand exemplary for the issue.
If Jesus Christ is worth anything, He is worth everything!
Due to the virgin birth Jesus Christ was exempted from the curse of Adam with which we have all been imputed.
May your whole spirit, soul and body be kept blameless at the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ.
It is an act of rebellion against God and we can only be reconciled to him by the shed blood of Jesus Christ.
You can't give birth to Jesus Christ every time out, can you?
The law of subordination is based on God's gracious condescension to a sinful humanity in the person of his Son Jesus Christ.
Without the saving knowledge of Jesus Christ in our lives, we can never achieve true contentment.
The evil child was supposed to provide a counterweight to the good influence of Jesus Christ on earth.
First, we have already shown that both Matthew and the book of Acts affirm the deity of the Lord Jesus Christ.
How can anyone deny the deity of our Lord Jesus Christ?
Rather, since Jesus Christ was fully divine in human flesh, his salvation is divinely secure for us.
The nations will be blessed when they acknowledge the Lord Jesus Jesus Christ is given absolute dominion and there is no wiggle room.
The first six verses of this chapter contain an epistle sent by Jesus Christ to the church of Sardis.
Grace is free unmerited favor for sinners giving them full forgiveness in Jesus Christ forever.
She knew the first person she would ever see would be Jesus Christ.
Did Adam become the forefather of the man Jesus Christ?
Later to be His Apostles sent to proclaim the gospel of Jesus Christ to the world.
As in Jesus Christ is God made manifest - is that heretical?
As well as the birds we saw green iguanas, black-tailed iguanas, Jesus Christ lizards, American crocodiles and howler monkeys.
Do you believe in his Son Jesus Christ who redeemed mankind?
The only person who fits this prophetic profile is Jesus Christ the Lord.
Hopeful Wills In 1976, a religious recluse left his estate to Jesus Christ in the event of a second coming.
One of the most difficult tasks that any artist has is to depict the resurrection of Jesus Christ.
Or maybe you're hostile to the gospel of Jesus Christ and you are sinking into deepening unbelief.
The purpose for this angelic visitation was to point them to Jesus Christ.
Our hope concerning the return of our Lord Jesus Christ is not wishful thinking.
Nor does he painfully work up to his master-category, for it is given in the knowledge of Jesus Christ revealed to the community.
It is a paradox that he should be invoked " to prove the reality of Jesus Christ " (as against Docetism), and yet that it should be contended at the same time that for him " ideas, and not events, were the true realities."
This was the time of Titus Oates and the popish plots, and some of Walker's writings made him suspect; however, no serious steps were taken against him, although Oxford booksellers were forbidden to sell his book, The benefits of our Saviour Jesus Christ to mankind, and he remained a Protestant, in name at least, until the accession of James II.
Is Jesus Christ 's redemptive sacrifice sufficient for the whole Universe?
Remember that Jesus Christ is alive, ascended and reigning in glory and is praying for you and me - even now.
He is pacified by a simple act of repentant faith in Jesus Christ.
One of the most difficult tasks that any artist has is to depict the Resurrection of Jesus Christ.
March 20th 2004 In a month 's time all Christians will be celebrating the Resurrection of Jesus Christ.
With his death and resurrection, Jesus Christ became a savior of mankind.
He tried to kill Jesus Christ by having Him shoved off a cliff.
In the Ark it sets forth the sinless humanity of the Lord Jesus Christ.
Christian spirituality is to have the mind which we see in Jesus Christ.
Their courage was primarily moral courage, and in many it was sustained by prayer and the example of Jesus Christ.
We 're called to be salt, called to be light, called to be tellers of the story of Jesus Christ.
Or maybe you 're hostile to the gospel of Jesus Christ and you are sinking into deepening unbelief.
Kontakion 13 O holy bearer of the Uncreated Light, blessed through unceasing prayer in the Name of Jesus Christ.
The Passion Of The Christ is a vivid depiction of the last 12 hours of Jesus Christ 's life.
Since they are such established names, some people may not realize that these names are actually that of the four New Testament Gospels, who tell the main story of Jesus Christ.
Gabriel-The angel Gabriel came to Mary to announce to her she would be with child and that the child would be the savior Jesus Christ.
Mary is probably the most well known woman in the Bible, for her immaculate conception of Jesus Christ.
Still others, like certain branches of the Baptist Church, believe that baptism must include immersion, but they also believe that a person can be "saved" once they profess their belief in Jesus Christ.
There is a strong emphasis on faith, as the site makes Jesus Christ the centerpiece of all interactions.
Women who want to get married in a ceremony through The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (LDS) must find appropriate LDS wedding dresses.
Family Search - Family Search by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, has a simple search engine with birth, marriage, death, census, church and other information.
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, commonly referred to as the LDS or Mormon Church, holds family history research as a basic tenet of their faith.
It also pays to check out Family Search, a free site that is operated by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
Family Search is a project of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, or the Mormons.
One of the largest genealogy search engines and databases is Family Search, the website of the Family History Library, owned and operated by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.
Another invaluable free resource is The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.
Enjoy the use of an extensive Family Search website by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.
Family Search is the genealogy website of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (LDS).
Family Search is a genealogy project of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, the Mormons.
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (LDS), also known as the Mormons, has extensive family history information in a variety of databases.
Family Search is a project of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (LDS).
Family Search.org website is a service of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.
Family Search is the website of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.
Record Search is a genealogy project of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.
Philadelpia Marriage Indexes is part of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Mormon) genealogy website, FamilySearch.
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints provides extensive free research tools for the novice genealogist all the way up to the professional.
Family history centers, such as those owned by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, have the National Archives passenger ships lists on microfilm as well.
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (LDS) maintains one of the largest free genealogy research sites on the Internet and offers access to billions of records.
FamilySearch.org is maintained by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, and it contains an extensive collection of free Texas death records and certificates.
The Washington State Latter Day Saints Educators is a non-profit association that accepts people from all backgrounds, although the founders subscribe to the beliefs of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.
Operation Christmas Child is often described as a simple, hand-on mission outreach that aims to teach young people about the power of Jesus Christ.
Finding people who share your love and passion for Jesus Christ can be difficult.
For example, the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (Mormon), one of the largest branches of Christianity, is not an option.
Some families take part in egg hunting and egg coloring without celebrating the religious aspects of the holiday, but for many Christians, Easter is a wonderful time of year to remember the resurrection of Jesus Christ.
It specializes is bringing back the guiding light of Jesus Christ to entertainment.
Sacred Heart Tattoos reflect a special religious devotion to Jesus Christ.
To Christians, the Celtic cross itself is a stylized symbol of the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ.
There is also a crown of thorns and a wooden bar across the top that appears to be inscribed with I.N.R.I., which translates to Jesus Christ of Nazareth, King of Jews.
New Day's Christian yoga teachers' training program should equip individuals to lead believers in Jesus Christ to deepen their practice of yoga without compromising their faith.
The purpose of Christian music has always been to praise Jesus Christ and worship God, his father.
In fact, Christian metal has been around since the 1960s in the United States, following a similar line of development of other heavy metal bands, except songs in this genre are very much inspired by Jesus Christ and his teachings.
Sure, the first line of the song is easy, but if you want to make sure you have all of the Jesus Christ Superstar lyrics down pat, then you need to check them out online.
The musical Jesus Christ Superstar is one of the many successful collaborations between Andrew Lloyd Weber and Tim Rice.
The main plot of the music focuses on the relationship between Judas and Jesus Christ.
Despite the controversy however, Jesus Christ Superstar remains one of the most successful musicals in the history of theater and the title track in particular is one of the most recognized show tunes ever.
The title track may be the most famous, but the soundtrack to Jesus Christ Superstar is filled with winning tunes.
If you're ready to sing along with your favorite Jesus Christ Superstar show tunes, these websites will give you all the lyrics you need to get the words right.
Before the poem was written, Christmas was mainly seen as a religious holiday, celebrating the birth of Jesus Christ.
Most Christians on this ground repudiate the application of the term to the worship of Jesus Christ.
The Key of Truth teaches that after the fall Adam and Eve and their children were slaves of Satan until the advent of the newly created Adam, Jesus Christ.