Both texts illustrate that Christ
is now, in some real sense, absent from believers.
We must understand," says Calvin, "that as long as Christ
remains outside of us, and we are separated from him, all that he has suffered and done for the salvation of the human race remains useless and of no value to us.
We just want people to know that we believe very strongly in Christ
have downplayed or scorned the human body, but the Catholic liturgy teaches us that the human body is called to share in the life of Christ
, in the resurrection of Christ
, and in our eternal life with him.
His courtier is permanently present, his Christ
is subject to the laws of physics.
The Records of a Church of Christ
in Bristol, 1640-1687, Bristol Record Society's Publication, vol.
Paul's words to the Galatians (3:26-28), that in Christ
we are neither male nor female, Jew or Gentile, slave or free, but all are one in union with Christ
According to Luther, we cannot interpret God's promises allegorically but we may have recourse to allegory in explaining their circumstances so long as the literal sense has been understood correctly and so long as any allegory we resort to has Christ
as its focal point and is compatible with the doctrine of justification by faith.
The American Civil Liberties Union of South Carolina, representing Darla Kay Wynne, a Great Falls resident and assistant national director of a group called Witches Against Religious Discrimination, sued the Great Falls mayor and town council for routinely opening council meetings with prayers invoking Jesus Christ
That Cullen concludes the poem with an imagined prayer to Christ
partially replicates this more general effort to protect the body.
most recently served as Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer for Aristotle Inc.
In this thorough study, Edmondson captures the centrality that Jesus Christ
holds in the theology of John Calvin.
My only ambition is to be able one day to paint Christ
so movingly that those who see him will be converted.
Paul is stretching credibility when he describes the congregation as "the body of Christ
Superman film directors like Richard Donner (1978's Superman: the Movie) and Superman Returns' director Bryan Singer chose to portray Superman as a Christ