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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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Minister Kevin Hutchinson told the Birmingham Mail that about 150 people were taking part in the New Jerusalem Apostolic Church's Sunday service when "a man with a knife stormed into our sanctuary".
Its narrative follows the evolution of the two protagonists, Predestined and Reprobate, as they travel from Egypt toward the New Jerusalem.
The Christians who first find hope in John's fantastic voyage to the New Jerusalem are a struggling minority in a powerful culture that is, at best, indifferent to them and, at worst, seeks to exterminate them.
Tindugan said the world was God's home and the new Jerusalem.
And that will be the New Jerusalem, when God makes his dwelling place
And even these topoi subdivide with postmodemity into more nuanced possibilities: the New Jerusalem may fade into Junk City as maintenance schedules fail, or it can mature into "an ecstatic vision of improvisational recombinative urban chaos.
This is a difficult verse in Hebrew and, following the conjectural emendation proposed in The New Jerusalem Bible, it may be translated along with verse 15 as follows: Moses then built an altar and named it Y-H-V-H-Nissi [Y-H-V-H-My-Banner].
11) Emanuel Swedenborg, The New Jerusalem and Its Heavenly Doctrine, 1757-58, trans.
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.
Among the topics are early Jewish eschatology, apocalyptic sustainability and the future of Pentecostal ecology, eschatology as soteriological, perspectives for Pentecostals and Catholics on hope for eternal life, the New Jerusalem versus social responsibility in Guatemala, and constructing an African Pentecostal eschatology.
That was an intense, polarizing news story with true believers on both sides: the closest approximation, probably, to what she's stepping into as the new Jerusalem bureau chief.
In Chanting Down the New Jerusalem, Francio Guadeloupe argues that the multiethnic society of St.