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That the manner in which he defends himself about the lives of his disciples is not satisfactory, can hardly be denied.
But this did not disconcert the enthusiast, who proceeded with the story of Joseph Smith's bankruptcy in 1837, and how his ruined creditors gave him a coat of tar and feathers; his reappearance some years afterwards, more honourable and honoured than ever, at Independence, Missouri, the chief of a flourishing colony of three thousand disciples, and his pursuit thence by outraged Gentiles, and retirement into the Far West.
Any one who is acquainted with the old masters will comprehend how much "The Last Supper" is damaged when I say that the spectator can not really tell, now, whether the disciples are Hebrews or Italians.
He sought Jesus earnestly in spite of the crowd's entreaties that he remain silent; he received his sight as reward for his persistence; and in response he "followed" Jesus "on the way"--he becomes an eager disciple.
The disciples of Christ are relieved, and Jesus proves his resurrection to his doubting disciple, Thomas.
Teaching, Steiner reminds us, implies a dialectical relationship involving teacher and student, tutor and apprentice, or master and disciple.
Judas Iscariot, a man whose name is synonymous with perfidious betrayal, in this version becomes a favoured disciple, the one entrusted with his Lord's most distressing command; namely to bring about Jesus' ultimate goal, crucifixion, by turning Jesus over to the Jewish Temple authorities.
Coming from such an illustrious household the boys were playing the game of 'Rebbe and disciple.
ITEM: After describing South Africa's President Thabo Mbeki as "an ardent disciple of globalization" in the April 14, 2004 edition of the Christian Science Monitor, staff writer Abraham McLaughlin wrote, "But now the man who was trained as a classical economist in Britain is hinting at socialism.
New York DJ David Banks (or Disciple as he's known throughout clubland) returns to Middlesbrough to make a rare Sugarshack appearance at the Empire tonight.
Well, maybe--if one takes "the church" to be the mystical community of the Beloved Disciple, rather than the messy mainline Petrine institution.
In the end, his idea of the perfect disciple is not among the 12 at all, but a blind beggar (Mark 10:46-52).
The AI research objective is the development of the DISCIPLE approach for building instructable knowledge-based systems or agents (Tecuci 1998, 1988).
The Christian Board of Publication of the Disciples of Christ announced that it is, "with great regret," suspending publication of Disciple magazine.