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  CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Jesus Christ
In this article, we shall consider the two words -- "Jesus" and "Christ" -- which compose the Sacred Name.
In this article, we shall treat of the Resurrection of Jesus Christ, including its characteristics and importance.
In its full extent it comprises the doctrines concerning both the person of Christ and His works; but in the present article we shall limit ourselves to a consideration of the person of Christ.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/08374c.htm   (276 words)

  
  Christ - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The spelling Christ in English dates from the 17th century, when, in the spirit of the enlightenment, spellings of certain words were changed to fit their Greek or Latin origins.
Christ is described as the highest Spiritual Being of the life wave called Archangels and has completed His union ("the Son") with the second aspect of God.
The interjection "Christ!" is often used as a sign of surprise or anger, without a direct religious reference - that is, as a swear word.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Christ   (3050 words)

  
 Jesus - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Christ (which is a title and not a part of his name) is an Anglicization of the Greek term for Messiah, and literally means "anointed one".
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (Mormons) theology maintains that God the Father (Heavenly Father), Jesus Christ, and the Holy Ghost are three separate and distinct beings who together constitute the Godhead.
Paramahansa Yogananda taught that Jesus was the reincarnation of Elisha and a student of John the Baptist, the reincarnation of Elijah.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Jesus   (8154 words)

  
 Cardiovascular Services at Christ Hospital
Christ became the first in the area to surgically repair the mitral valve of the heart.
Christ Hospital was the first in the Tristate to use the radial artery during bypass surgery.
Christ Hospital patients are also given pre- and post-operative instructions, and cardiac rehabilitation by dedicated exercise specialists on their unit.
www.besthearthealth.com /hospitalsTCH.html   (2158 words)

  
 Jesus Christ
Jesus H. Christ was born (ironically enough) around five to six years "before Christ" (B.C.) due to a scheduling mixup.
Christ is Greek for "Messiah," the fabled Jewish savior was foretold in the Old Testament.
The BBC reports that the face of Jesus Christ is appearing in the shadows cast upon a corrugated metal wall in Port Germein, South Australia.
www.rotten.com /library/bio/religion/jesus-christ   (1565 words)

  
 Christ
Christ (Greek christos, "anointed one") is the translation of the Hebrew word for Messiah in the Septuagint version of the Bible.
In New Testament times, Christ became the surname of Jesus, reflecting the Christian belief that he is the anointed one of God.
To believe that "Jesus is the Christ" is to believe that he is the Anointed, the Messiah of the prophets, the Saviour sent of God, that he was, in a word, what he claimed to be.
mb-soft.com /believe/txn/christ.htm   (925 words)

  
 Who are the churches of Christ?
The statement in Isaiah 7:14 is taken as a prophecy of the virgin birth of Christ.
Christ is accepted as the only begotten Son of God, uniting in his person perfect divinity and perfect manhood.
If you need help in locating a congregation of the churches of Christ nearest to you, please e-mail us at garcia@church-of-christ.org, and we will be more than happy to help you find one.
church-of-christ.org /who.html   (2332 words)

  
 WHAT THINK YOU OF CHRIST
Jesus Christ is not God in the sense of "equal to the Father" nor is he man in the flesh as are other human beings.
What the Church was witnessing was a confrontation between her faith-proclamation as she received, nourished and held it, and individual appreciations of the gospel that, resulted from the inability to sort out philosophical and theological faith-premises and conclusions from the living faith of the Church.
The Church argued that the union of Christ and the Eternal Word is such that when Mary gave birth to Jesus she also gave birth in Christ, to God.
www.ewtn.com /library/CHRIST/WHATHNK.HTM   (5962 words)

  
 Christ's View of the Authority   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Christ maintains that there was a person in history named Noah who lived and whose existence follows a chronology preceding and postdating a cataclysmic earth wide flood.
Christ does not ascribe these words to a human author as though they were human and therefore less binding.
Christ responds to the lawyer in Luke 10:25 who asks what he must do to inherit eternal life, after quoting from the law Christ responds to him, "You have answered correctly; Do this, and you will live." If understood and applied correctly the Scriptures are necessary and adequate for salvation.
www.xenos.org /essays/inerrcy.htm   (3420 words)

  
 Beliefs Community of Christ   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Through the ministry of Christ and the presence of the Holy Spirit, we are able to turn to God and receive the gifts of salvation and eternal life.
The church, as part of the body of Christ, is the means through which the ministry of Christ continues in the world today.
Because of our commitment to Christ and belief in the worth of all people and the value of community building, we dedicate our lives to the pursuit of peace and justice for all people.
www.cofchrist.org /seek/beliefs.asp   (1234 words)

  
 The Meaning of the Name 'Jesus Christ'   (Site not responding. Last check: )
"Christ" comes from the Greek word Christos, meaning "anointed." Its meaning is the same as the Hebrew word Messiah (John 1:41).
The Father that Jesus Christ revealed was a God who desired a close personal relationship with His people, wanting to share all things with His children, to forgive them, to heal them, to bless them and to give them eternal life in His Kingdom.
That Kingdom, of which Jesus Christ would be king, was at the heart of Jesus' teaching: "...'I must preach the kingdom of God...because for this purpose I have been sent,'" He said (Luke 4:43).
www.ucgstp.org /lit/gn/gn002/gn002f02.htm   (4531 words)

  
 Christ, and Michel the Archangel q08.htm
And it is through Christ that we overcome in the continuing encounters against the devil and his evil hosts.
Christ, the great angel of the covenant, and his faithful followers; and Satan and all his instruments.
Christ is an Archangel in His quality of judge; and He appears as judge, not only at the end of the world, but also in the preservation of the purity of His Church."—Lange's Commentary (1874), on Rev. 12:1-12, Exegetical and Critical Synoptic View, p.
www.sdanet.org /atissue/books/qod/q08.htm   (4205 words)

  
 GodRules.NET Topic Page: CHRIST
Christ MT 1:16; LU 9:20.The Christ (Messiah) MT 16:20; MR 14:61.
Christ Jesus AC 19:4; RO 3:24; 8:1; 1CO 1:2,30; HEB 3:1; 1PE 5:10,14.
Christ, Son of the Blessed MR 14:61.Commander ISA 55:4.
www.godrules.net /library/topics/topic353.htm   (1981 words)

  
 The Watchman Expositor: Index of Cults and Religions
Christ: Based on the Greek christos meaning “anointed one,”; equivalent to the Hebrew “messiah.”; Generally used in the Old Testament of one who has been anointed with oil and/or set apart for a specific mission, as was David, the king of Israel (see 1 Sam.
Christ is “the divine manifestation of God”; most fully seen in Jesus, who only seemed to die.
Churches of Christ: The independent Churches of Christ movement was one of several associations and denominations that developed from Alexander Campbell, Walter Scott and Barton W. Stone’s restoration movement of the early 19th century, which was designed to promote unity among Protestants.
www.watchman.org /cat95.htm   (14256 words)

  
 churches of Christ
The EBN was created to benefit the churches of Christ throughout the world in case of an emergency.
We are pleased to announce that the churches of Christ are growing in the United States and abroad.
Teens For Christ gives our young brothers and sisters an opportunity to fellowship with other teens from all over the world, and at the same time learn how to deal with life's problems as a young Christian.
church-of-christ.org   (992 words)

  
 USCCB - NAB - Colossians 1
Preeminent: when Christ was raised by God as firstborn from the dead (cf Acts 26:23; Rev 1:5), he was placed over the community, the church, that he had brought into being, but he is also indicated as crown of the whole new creation, over all things.
Paul also urges adherence to Christ in faith and begins to point to his own role as minister (Col 1:23), sufferer (Col 1:24), and proclaimer (Col 1:27-28) of this gospel.
It may refer to the apocalyptic concept of a quota of "messianic woes" to be endured before the end comes; cf Mark 13:8, 19-20, 24 and the note on Matthew 23:29-32.
www.usccb.org /nab/bible/colossians/colossians1.htm   (1681 words)

  
 In Christ
Therefore, "in Christ" one has been completely forgiven of their sins; has completely escaped from the wrath of God, which is coming upon man’s rebellion (Romans 5:9).
This redemption is in Christ Jesus, which means that one doesn’t come into contact with the benefits of Jesus’ death until they do whatever is necessary to be "in Christ".
Being "in Christ" is a heavenly place, that is, the church is a little colony of heaven upon the earth.
www.ch-of-christ.beaverton.or.us /In_Christ.htm   (1973 words)

  
 The Four Spiritual Laws
"Christ died for our sins...He was buried...He was raised on the third day, according to the Scriptures...He appeared to Peter, then to the twelve.
Receiving Christ involves turning to God from self (repentance) and trusting Christ to come into our lives to forgive our sins and to make us what He wants us to be.
Just to agree intellectually that Jesus Christ is the Son of God and that He died on the cross for our sins is not enough.
www.greatcom.org /english/four.htm   (879 words)

  
 Lord of Hosts
For those of you that don't know who Zola is (and he still is), Zola was a Jewish-Christian that came to know the Lord in 1971, and has been active in the ministry ever since.
For those of us that are "grafted in" to the tree of eternal life through faith in Christ, Zola's active teaching ministry brought us all closer to the roots of our faith.
While we do not know the actual "date" of Christ's birth, we celebrate it at this time each year in remembrance of the fact that God the Father sent His only begotten Son to be born of a virgin in a manger.
www.christ.com /Jesus   (2823 words)

  
 Jesus Christ - religious cults, sects and movements
A Bicentennial Defense of Granville Sharp's Argument for the Deity of Christ.
The Case for Christ records Lee Strobel's attempt to "determine if there's credible evidence that Jesus of Nazareth really is the Son of God." The book consists primarily of interviews between Strobel (a former legal editor at the Chicago Tribune) and biblical scholars such as Bruce Metzger.
Out of that ministry was born his desire for a practical, defensible, life-changing study of the greatness and glory of God to help readers think through and apply to their own lives what they understand and believe concerning the person of God.
www.apologeticsindex.org /j20.html   (1150 words)

  
 Were people saved before Christ
Before Christ came to the earth, God promised all people that one day He will pay for their debt, and so he counted their debts paid even before Christ died.
Remember, Christ is the wisdom of God (1 Cor 1:24), and His wisdom has been available from the beginning of creation.
When I look in the past before Christ was born, I discover many religious leaders and philosophers that had the wisdom of God, and so I conclude that they were saved by Christ.
www.tbm.org /were_people_saved_before_christ.htm   (953 words)

  
 Christ First Baptist Church of Covina
Through the love of Christ working through every leader, it is our prayer that every student will walk away different than when they walked in.
We want HS students to begin a new relationship with Christ or grow in their existing relationship with Him.
Women's Ministries of Christ First Baptist encourages ladies of all ages to be a part of our faithful and fun fellowship.
www.christ-first.org /programs.html   (1259 words)

  
 Campus Crusade for Christ
Welcome to the U.S. Campus Ministry, the collegiate ministry of Campus Crusade for Christ, International.
Campus Crusade for Christ's Summer Opportunities offer an incredible, life-changing experience that will shape your character and focus your life's mission.
The King's College “Semester in the City” program provides the opportunity for students from across the nation to study for one semester in New York City.
www.campuscrusadeforchrist.com   (302 words)

  
 www.Christ.com: Statement of Faith
Our statement of faith is focused on the roots of Christianity - salvation through Christ Jesus, belief in the Trinity, and recognition of the Holy Bible as the inspired Word of God.
This is a free gift from God, given to all who believe in His Son Jesus, the Christ, and accept Him as the Lord of their life.
It is Christ that died, yea rather, that is risen again, who is even at the right hand of God, who also maketh intercession for us.
www.christ.com /faith.html   (6278 words)

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