Second Coming


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Second Coming

(less commonly), Second Advent
the prophesied return of Christ to earth at the Last Judgment
Collins Discovery Encyclopedia, 1st edition © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
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While different stakeholders in the sector have been bombarding the minister with retinue of demands, the Crucial Moment is also joining in making some requests which the minister must use the first six months of his second coming to tackle as failure to do so may further complicate the challenges already dragging the soul of the sector.
'Second Coming,' which also features Marvin Agustin, Queenie Lehman and child actress Angelica Ulip, opens today in cinemas nationwide.
Jodi has worked with Marvin before, but "Second Coming" is their biggest project together as lead actors.
One doesn't expect a tour de farce from the topic of Armageddon or the reappearance of Christ at the End of Days; but such is the case in The Second Coming, which considers of who earns a place in Heaven, what defines Satan, and how to identify signs of good and evil in the modern world.
Hot on the release of Rebirth, the second novel in the Novels of The Second Coming series has been released.
The Taborites, a group in what was then Bohemia that attempted both religious and political separation from the Catholic Church, were: confident that, the Second Coming of Christ would occur in February of that year.
At a 1971 dinner, the future president of the USA, Ronald Reagan, told California Legislator James Mills that "everything is in place for the battle of Armageddon and the Second coming of Christ." It should go without saying that Reagan was not the sober mind the free world needed to consult about the deployment of nuclear weaponry.
"What I've learnt from her is similar to what I learnt from [Michael Jackson] - and I know that's blasphemy to compare the two because Mike was such an innovator, but I think she's like the second coming," Contactmusic quoted him as telling Miami radio station 99 Jamz.
Ahmadi-nejad, on the other hand, often speaks of the second coming as imminent, much to irritation of many clerics.
TRIBUTE band STONE ROSEZ will be performing Ian Brown and Co's classics from the seminal self-titled debut record - voted greatest album of all time by NME readers -through to the groove and swagger of the colossal Second Coming at Dickens Inn in Middlesbrough a week tonight.
Davies and Eccleston worked together on last year's controversial BBC drama The Second Coming, and the actor was one of the stars of an award-winning modern version of Othello produced by Julie Gardner in 2002.
In truth, however, what Pope John Paul II once dismissed as "millenarian fantasies" distort not only the biblical message but also the traditional Christian understanding of the Second Coming of Christ and the end times.

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