Death Resurrection And The Great Commission

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Publisher: Zondervan
ISBN: 0310424887
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Death Resurrection And The Great Commission from the Author: . The Bible is larger than life, and kids will love reading its stories told through the graphic storytelling of Korean manga. Readers will enjoy learning the Bible's characters and landscapes portrayed through this cutting-edge style of art now popular around the world. NOT EVEN DEATH CAN STOP THE POWER OF JESUS! The pressure's on as the religious establishment tries to clamp down on Jesus to stop his growing popularity. They even entice one disciple to betray the Messiah -- to the death! But when the grave can't hold him, Jesus entrusts the fisherman Peter and the scholar Paul to lead the ongoing mission as the story of God's great work moves back to Jerusalem, up to heaven, and out to the world.

Death And Resurrection

Author: R. A. MacAvoy
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781607012863
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Death And Resurrection from the Author: R. A. MacAvoy. When a near-death experience gives Ewen, a martial artist, the ability to travel between the realms of life and the afterlife, he explores the new realms with Susan, a veterinarian searching for her uncle, and her extraordinary dog, Resurrection.

Death And Resurrection In Art

Author: Enrico De Pascale
Publisher: Getty Publications
ISBN: 0892369477
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Death And Resurrection In Art from the Author: Enrico De Pascale. "This book will examine the iconography of death as well as that of its symbolic opposite - resurrection and rebirth."-Introduction.

The Physical Death And Resurrection

Author: Jose J. Norberto
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ISBN: 9781940269146
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The Physical Death And Resurrection from the Author: Jose J. Norberto. Award-winning cardiothoracic surgeon Jose J. Norberto invites you on a fascinating journey of discovery as he examines the physical characteristics of the life, death, and resurrection of Jesus of Nazareth-the man revered by millions as the Son of God. In The Physical Death and Resurrection, Dr. Norberto combines history with modern science to offer a unique perspective on the humanity of Jesus Christ. In the first century, crucifixion was the chosen method of execution, meant to intimidate enemies of the Roman Empire. The cross, a brutal instrument of torture, has become the chosen symbol for Jesus' followers. As we better understand Jesus' physical suffering, profound value is added to His sacrifice. His death and resurrection take on deeper significance as the pivotal events on which the entire religious movement of Christianity is founded. This book helps bridge the gap between the religious significance of Jesus' life, death, and resurrection and the science that can help make these events more real. Dr. Norberto's career as a cardiothoracic surgeon allows him to touch human hearts physically. In sharing the results of his investigation, he hopes God will use him to touch each reader's heart and soul with a greater appreciation of our Savior.

Death And Resurrection

Author: Dennis J. Horton
Publisher: James Clarke & Co
ISBN: 0227903048
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Death And Resurrection from the Author: Dennis J. Horton. Dennis Horton highlights the shape and function of the death-and-resurrection motif by applying William Freedman's criteria of a literary motif to the Acts narrative. By analyzing the statements about death and resurrection together with the examples of this messianic pattern among the experiences of major and minor characters, the motif becomes clear. This central theme then becomes intensified through contrast with a secondary motif, that of death and decay. Death and Resurrection provides a clear example of a biblical motif and how it develops and functions within the narrative, serving as a valuable guide for future studies of biblical motifs. The work also supplies a needed balance between the extremes of past and present Lukan scholarship by considering the combined effect of suffering and renewed life within a single motif. Both the statements and actions of the characters reveal the importance of the two elements for Lukan theology and soteriology. The function of the motif derives from its usage within the narrative and proves insightful for gaining a better understanding of the aesthetic quality of the story while simultaneously showing how the narrator skillfully wields the motif to provide encouragement to the followers of "The Way," to issue a warning to would-be persecutors, and to deliver an evangelistic message to potential converts such as the "God-fearers." The messianic pattern of death and resurrection becomes a heuristic tool that the narrator carefully applies to create a potent motif with a multifaceted message for a growing and often suffering Christian community.

The Death And Resurrection Of Elvis Presley

Author: Ted Harrison
Publisher: Reaktion Books
ISBN: 1780236832
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The Death And Resurrection Of Elvis Presley from the Author: Ted Harrison. There is no other way to put it: Elvis is the King. Note the present tense: even though Elvis (supposedly) died nearly forty years ago, he has lived on in our hearts, as a sound, as an image, and as an especially vigorous personality. In fact, it’s safe to say no other celebrity has done so quite as well. The Death and Resurrection of Elvis Presley is the story of that afterlife, of Elvis after he left the building. Walking the eccentrically carpeted rooms of Graceland, bidding into stratospheric sums on his auctioned relics, and mingling among the some 200,000 impersonators of his likeness, Ted Harrison offers nothing less than the ultimate Elvis tribute. Harrison begins, of course, in pilgrimage: to Graceland. He shows how Elvis’s estate was pillaged nearly to ruin by his manager but was saved through the deft business acumen and financial vision of his divorced wife, one Priscilla Presley. If Graceland seems holy, that’s because it is: Harrison unveils in Elvis’s allure a deeply spiritual dimension, showing how Elvis fans, over the decades, have anointed their idol with Christ-like qualities. Through Elvis’s extravagance, Harrison raises fascinating links between money and faith, and through Elvis’s life, he shows how the King actually fulfilled a host of roles ranging from hero to martyr to saint. Underpinning the whole story is Elvis’s extraordinary charisma and—lest we forget—his astonishing musical genius. Fascinating, colorful, and deeply informative, this book is a must-have for any fan, anyone who was ever lucky enough to see Elvis alive or who hopes they might still be able to.

Birth Death Resurrection

Author: Rev. Martin Edior
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 149310229X
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Conformation To The Death Of Christ And The Hope Of Resurrection

Author: Michael Byrnes
Publisher: Gregorian Biblical BookShop
ISBN: 9788876529672
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Conformation To The Death Of Christ And The Hope Of Resurrection from the Author: Michael Byrnes. By careful study and comparison of two significant passages, the author investigates the Pauline doctrine of participation in Christ's death and resurrection as an on-going dynamic in Christian life.

The Islamic Understanding Of Death And Resurrection

Author: Jane Idelman Smith
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780198035527
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The Islamic Understanding Of Death And Resurrection from the Author: Jane Idelman Smith. This book provides a thorough and accessible guide to belief about the afterlife in the Sunni Muslim tradition. Drawing on the Qur'an, traditions, creeds, and theological commentaries, as well as interviews with Muslim clerics, the authors offer an overview of the Islamic eschatological narrative, describing the understanding of events beginning with the death of the individual and ending with habitation in the final abodes of recompense.

Death Resurrection And Human Destiny

Author: David Marshall
Publisher: Georgetown University Press
ISBN: 1626160309
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Death Resurrection And Human Destiny from the Author: David Marshall. Death, Resurrection, and Human Destiny: Christian and Muslim Perspectives is a rich collection of essays, scriptural analysis, and personal reflections featuring leading Christian and Muslim scholars who explore the meaning of death, resurrection, and human destiny within their religious traditions. Drawn from the 2012 Building Bridges seminar in London and Canterbury, chapters address Biblical and Qur'anic references to resurrection, the notion of "dying well" or "the good death," illuminating religious literature from the medieval period, and contemporary funeral practices in Christianity and Islam.