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

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But on the following Friday he was waited upon by the Pillars of the Church, who informed him that in order to be in harmony with the New Theology and get full advantage of modern methods of Gospel interpretation they had deemed it advisable to make a change.
Let us suppose an inhabitant of some remote and superior region, yet unskilled in the ways of men, having read and considered the precepts of the gospel, and the example of our Saviour, to come down in search of the true church: if he would not inquire after it among the cruel, the insolent, and the oppressive; among those who are continually grasping at dominion over souls as well as bodies; among those who are employed in procuring to themselves impunity for the most enormous villainies, and studying methods of destroying their fellow-creatures, not for their crimes but their errors; if he would not expect to meet benevolence, engage in massacres, or to find mercy in a court of inquisition, he would not look for the true church in the Church of Rome.
The Gospel of Three Dimensions must not be thus frustrated.
It was at this juncture that John Starhurst proclaimed that he would carry the Gospel from coast to coast of the Great Land, and that he would begin by penetrating the mountain fastnesses of the headwaters of the Rewa River.
To his fellow missionaries he explained that he was not bent upon martyrdom; that the call had come for him to carry the Gospel into Viti Levu, and that he was merely obeying the Lord's wish.
During these days he labored to compose two works well worthy to be remembered besides the lessons we had from him, and singing of psalms: that is, he translated the Gospel of St.
They, therefore, violently oppose all political action on the part of the working class; such action, according to them, can only result from blind unbelief in the new Gospel.
And there's such a thing as being oversperitial; we must have something beside Gospel i' this world.
From the Gospel to the Gospels; history, theology, and impact of the biblical term euangelion.
IN a bid to celebrate the return of the Lindisfarne Gospels to the North East, its birthplace has been revisited.
Augustine Gospels, which many Anglicans refer to as "the Canterbury Gospels.
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.
The manuscript, also known as the Lichfield Gospels, the Book of Chad and the St Teilo Gospels, contain the Gospels of Matthew and Mark, and the early part of the Gospel of Luke.
It is divided into three sections: context and method in approaching the Gospels; content and interpretation of the Gospels and witness to Christ; and the afterlife of the Gospels with their impact on church and society.
This introduction is not intended for the scholars of the Synoptic Gospels but for interested students and lay people.