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Synonyms for Gospel

Synonyms for Gospel

the four books in the New Testament (Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John) that tell the story of Christ's life and teachings

an unquestionable truth


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folk music consisting of a genre of a cappella music originating with Black slaves in the United States and featuring call and response

a doctrine that is believed to be of great importance

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The St Chad Gospels are about 70 years older than the Book of Kells in Dublin's Trinity College, which attracts thousands of visitors each year, but have been Lichfield's best-kept secret.
Older than the Book of Kells, St Chad Gospels are on display in the Chapter House of Lichfield almost every day of the year - and astonishingly, you don't have to pay to see it and you don't even have to queue.
The final section breaks important new ground for Gospel introductions.
British Black Gospel traces the roots of modern black gospel from 19th Century pioneers such as Thomas Rutling and the Fisk Jubilee Singers, who performed for Queen Victoria, to the contemporary sound of the London Community Gospel Choir.
Because of its Jewish Christian orientation and because of the name Matthew in 9:9, the Gospel of Matthew was considered as written earlier than Mark.
6) Miller notes that gospel songs often use scriptural references from the Bible to address contemporary issues and reflect the songwriter's personal experience with Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior.
As the pageant erupts onto Hope Street, entertainers and performers will be getting the crowd warmed up with gospel music, street acts and dance.
In the case of the gospel, which Yoder wants to return to its specific Jewish conditions of emergence, any effort to protect its message by rendering it in more universal or more general terms is to improperly identify the gospel with an imperialist project--making the gospel appear as the bigger and broader thing, rather than as the specific historical event witnessed by Jews in Palestine over twenty centuries ago.
Religious historians note that back in the 1950s radio and TV evangelists like Oral Roberts (and his Expect a Miracle show) were preaching the prosperity gospel to the same working- and middle-class audiences watching Queen for a Day.
Pianist Dorothy Cage will perform a medley of old-time gospel music.
Taking issue with numerous demonstrably false writings about Jesus' trial that have been harmful to Christian-Jewish relations and dialogues, Jesus on Trial dissects the gospel account word by word at length, in full context of the social and political realities of the era.
Q A I am a 27-year-old gospel singer who would desperate y like to become a gospel recording artist.
The 26-page Gospel of Judas, a translation from Greek into the Coptic language of ancient Egypt, represents the thinking of early gnostic Christians, researchers announced April 6 at the National Geographic Society in Washington, D.
website] Uncloudy Days: The Gospel Music Encyclopedia (w/CD accompaniment), by Bil Carpente.
There are many genres of sacred music; Hymns, Motets, Spirituals, Masses, Southern Gospel, Christian Inspirational and Black Gospel are only a few.