New Jerusalem


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New Jerusalem

Christianity
heaven regarded as the prototype of the earthly Jerusalem; the heavenly city

New Jerusalem

new paradise; dwelling of God among men. [N.T.: Revelation 21:2]
See: Heaven
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In his 180-page book that's not always an easy read, William Varvel explains that, in the course of his career, Da Vinci had painted "each and every verse" of the final chapter of the Old Testament's book of Zechariah, which anticipates the rise of an ideal society within a New Jerusalem.
The New Jerusalem Bible, which is distinguished for uniformly transliterating Y-H-V-H as "Yahweh" in the Hebrew canon, transliterates Yah only once (in Ex.
Francesca Fiorani, "Bartolo di Fredi's View of Siena as the New Jerusalem," in Bartolo di Fredi, The Adoration of the Magi: A Masterpiece Reconstructed, 32-35.
The next gun buy-back event will be from 10 am to 4 pm on Saturday, August 18 at the New Jerusalem Baptist Church, 122-05 Smith Street (corner of Baisley Blvd.
An elderly and exasperated Scottish trade union delegate grabbed the microphone and bellowed: "Comrades, I joined this great movement of ours to create a new Jerusalem, not Sodom and Gomorra.
They distinguished themselves through a rigorous ethical code, a belief in the new age of the Paraclete, an eschatological hope for the descent of the New Jerusalem at Pepouza, and, at least by Jerome's time, a distinct ecclesiastical hierarchy culminating in the office of "patriarch.
The slaves will follow him, their eyes fixed ecstatically upon the newest New Jerusalem.
Wallis' window at Christ Church Cathedral in Victoria comprises three Gothic arched windows in the Chapel of the New Jerusalem.
As English as the "clouded hills", our taste for irony, which could see Blake's satirical poem supplant that of the monarch's hymn, would no doubt be a pillar of his New Jerusalem.
Labour didn't build New Jerusalem but it has a record to be proud of - and they should keep reminding people of that as the Con-Dem coalition set about dismantling the city walls.
Other Trijicon gunsight models featured references to 2 Corinthians 4:6 (in which God makes "light shine in our hearts to give us the light of the knowledge of the glory of God"); Matthew 5:16 (in which Jesus urges all to "let your light shine before people, that they may see your good deeds and praise God in heaven"); and Revelation 21:23 (in which the New Jerusalem "does not need the sun or the moon to shine on it, for the glory of God gives it light, and the Lamb is its lamp").
New Jerusalem, where the powerful and the poor come together to worship the Lamb of God.