But the law is not that you have to swear on a Christian bible
He analyzes the ancient problem of the relationship between the Hebrew Scriptures and the New Testament, which he calls "the Christian Bible
," though he takes full account of the fact that it includes the Hebrew Scriptures.
In contrast to the common image of the Buddhist quest to acquire scriptures ([TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII]), in this literary story I want to underline the different image impressed on the Chinese mind when it comes to the Christian Bible
Recent major Christian Bible
translations have finally admitted after nearly 2,000 years that Isaiah did not prophesy a virgin birth or, more precisely, a supernatural virginal conception of the Messiah.
In July, elected Israeli MP Michael Ben Ari desecrated the Christian Bible
on camera - calling it a "despicable book" belonging "in history's trash can" and blaming it for "the murder of millions of Jews" in Europe.
Brockman questions the assumption that the Christian Bible
is the only form of scripture that carries authority to understand the relations between humanity and the divine.
The Egyptian Ministry of Education has begun to use verses from both the Islamic Quran and the Christian Bible
in secondary schools.
Such a year is sanctioned in the Christian bible
and the Jewish scriptures and comes, before that, from ancient Babylon.
McLaren argues that the only guard against future atrocities--he doesn't address atrocities by those, like Mao Zedong or Pol Pot, who do not look to the Christian Bible
for guidance--is for Christians to come to some mutual understanding of the Bible's message.
If only we could convince the youths of Tottenham, Clapham, Birmingham and Manchester to stop so avidly and obsessively reading their copies of Dawkins' The God Delusion, Nietzsche's Thus Spoke Zarathustra and Darwin's On the Origin of Species and start reading the pacifistic Christian Bible
, instead we would see this kind of violence stop overnight
The Book of Esther was duly canonized in the Hebrew scriptures and the Christian Bible
The flier, which included images of praying hands and cited common Christian Bible
verses, was distributed to staff to circulate to the school's 400 students and their families.
In her opening chapter, Heschel examines the pre-existing theological arguments on which the Institute was eventually based: that Jesus was not a Jew but rather a Galilean opponent of Judaism, that the Old Testament should be purged from the Christian Bible
, and that Christianity should be reformed in the image of the German racial community (26).
The Bible: A History Channel 4, 7pm Historian Tom Holland reveals that St Paul is sometimes portrayed in relation to the Christian Bible
as being seemingly more important than Jesus.
Referred to as the oldest Christian Bible
, the Codex Sinaiticus is a manuscript that was written more than 1,600 years ago; it contains the Christian Bible
in Greek with the oldest complete copy of the New Testament.