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  CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Gospel and Gospels
Gospel was yet applied to the glad tidings of salvation, and not to the written accounts thereof.
Gospels, is the "Gospel according to the Hebrews".
Gospel by means of the second part of the Book of the Acts, by a study of the doctrinal contents of the Epistles of St.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/06655b.htm   (3950 words)

  
 Proclaiming the Gospel to the Catholic in bondage to Catholicism with Mike
Proclaiming the Gospel to the Catholic in bondage to Catholicism with Mike
Proclaiming The Gospel Ministries was established in 1991 to serve and glorify the Lord Jesus Christ by proclaiming His death and resurrection as God's only provision whereby sinners can be forgiven, redeemed and justified.
According to God's word this is another gospel that leaves Catholics with a false hope.
www.pro-gospel.org   (230 words)

  
  The Gospel of Thomas
The Christology and Protology of the Gospel of Thomas
The Gospel of Thomas is extant in three Greek fragments and one Coptic manuscript.
The gospel, therefore, charts the course of salvation as a study in interpretation, providing the elixir of life to those for whom the secret of the kingdom is disclosed in the interpretation of Jesus' words.
www.earlychristianwritings.com /thomas.html   (1771 words)

  
  Gospel - LoveToKnow 1911   (Site not responding. Last check: )
In the case of the second and third there are indications, though slight ones, that he held the view of their composition and authorship which was common from the last quarter of the century onwards (see Mark, Gospel Of, and Luke, Gospel oF), but he has made the largest use of our first Gospel.
Before the close of the 2nd century the four Gospels had attained a position of unique authority throughout the greater part of the Church, not different from that which they have held since, as is evident from the treatise of Irenaeus Against Heresies (c.
Their effect is to lead us, especially when engaged in historical inquiries, to look beyond our Gospels to their sources, instead of treating the testimony of the Gospels severally as independent and ultimate.
www.1911encyclopedia.org /Gospel   (2391 words)

  
  Gospel music - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Gospel music may refer either to the religious music that first came out of African-American churches in the 1930's or, more loosely, to both fl gospel music and to the religious music composed and sung by white southern Christian artists.
Gospel artists, who had been influenced by pop music trends for years, had a major influence on early rhythm and blues artists, particularly the "bird groups" such as the Orioles, the Ravens and the Flamingos, who applied gospel quartets' a cappella techniques to pop songs in the late 1940s and throughout the 1950s.
Southern gospel also drew much of its creative energy from the Holiness churches that arose throughout the south in the first decades of the twentieth century and that created new music, in addition to the traditional hymns of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, to accompany their new forms of worship.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Gospel_music   (1620 words)

  
 Gospel - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Of the many gospels written in antiquity, exactly four gospels came to be accepted as part of the New Testament, or canonical.
The dating of the Gospel of Thomas is particularly controversial, as there is some suspicion in critical schools of scholarship that it predates the canonical Gospels, which would, if conclusively proven, have a profound impact on the understanding of their origin.
A passage from one of the gospels is placed between the Alleluia or Tract and the Credo in the Mass.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Gospel   (2613 words)

  
 Gospel
The Gospel according to Thomas was found in the Nag Hammadi excavation in 1947-49 and is of some importance, especially for religious historians.
The 4 dominant Gospels were probably all written in Greek, (Thomas was written in old Coptic) but may have used Aramaic sources to reconstruct works and sayings of Jesus.
The names attributed to Gospel authorship represent long-established traditions by the church, although, in most cases, there were schools or perspectives which shaped the final documents long after the disciples deaths.
i-cias.com /e.o/gospel.htm   (432 words)

  
 Gospel - International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
It begins with the prophecy concerning the `seed of the woman' (Genesis 3:15), and the promise concerning Abraham, in whom all the nations should be blessed (Genesis 12:3; 15:5) and is also indicated in Acts 10:43 and in the argument in Ro 4.
In another it is called "the gospel of the grace of God" (Acts 20:24); in another "the gospel of peace" (Ephesians 6:15); in another "the gospel of your salvation" (Ephesians 1:13); and in yet another "the glorious gospel" (2 Corinthians 4:4 the King James Version).
"The gospel is the gratuitous promise of the remission of sins for Christ's sake." To hold tenaciously that in this gospel we have a supernatural revelation is in perfect consistency with the spirit of scientific inquiry.
www.studylight.org /enc/isb/view.cgi?number=T3893   (696 words)

  
 Gospel
On the strength of an early commentator it has been suggested that Matthew may have originally been written in Aramaic, and was known to Church fathers as the Gospel of the Hebrews, or that it was translated from Aramaic to Greek with corrections based on Mark.
Gospels that were not accepted, which form part of the New Testament Apocrypha, include:
The entirity of the four Gospels is read in the course of the liturgical year, beginning with John 1:1-17 at the Paschal Matins Resurrection Service.
www.brainyencyclopedia.com /encyclopedia/g/go/gospel.html   (2204 words)

  
 USATODAY.com - Long-lost gospel of Judas recasts 'traitor'   (Site not responding. Last check: )
In the gospel text, Judas is given private instruction by Jesus and is granted a vision of the divine that is denied to other disciples, who do not know that Jesus has requested his own betrayal.
The gospel of Judas is broadly representative of "gnostic" beliefs prevalent in the two or three centuries after the death of Jesus, said the Rev. Donald Senior of the Catholic Theological Union in Chicago, who was an adviser to the restoration team.
Tests of the gospel included radiocarbon dating conducted at the University of Arizona, and chemical analysis of the papyrus and ink used in the codex as well as its leather binding.
www.usatoday.com /news/religion/2006-04-06-judas_x.htm   (1920 words)

  
 About Gospel for Asia - Gospel for Asia
In each aspect of Gospel for Asia’s ministry, the primary aim is to plant churches among the unreached — those who have never heard the Gospel.
Gospel for Asia sends 100 percent of the money you donate for work on the mission field to the field.
I pray that Gospel for Asia will become like a bridge, giving you the opportunity to walk away from your own preoccupations to the harvest fields of Asia--and see the perishing multitudes through the eyes of Jesus.
www.gfa.org /gfa/aboutgfa   (291 words)

  
 USCCB - The Gospels
He often referred to it simply as "the gospel" (Romans 1:16; 10:16; 11:28; etc) or, because of its content and origin, as "the gospel of Christ" (Romans 15:19; 1 Cor 9:12; 1 Thes 3:2; etc).
The first three of the canonical gospels, Matthew, Mark, and Luke, are so similar at many points when viewed together, particularly when arranged in parallel columns or lines, that they are called "synoptic" gospels, from the Greek word for such a general view.
This work never uses the word "gospel" or its corresponding verb; nevertheless, its message concerns the same Jesus, and the reader is urged to believe in him as the Messiah, "that through this belief you may have life in his name" (John 20:31).
www.nccbuscc.org /nab/bible/gospels.htm   (632 words)

  
 The History of Gospel Music
Though gospel music can be an extremely broad term, CCM focuses its attention on the music that sprung from the early African-American church and inspired a host of modern day choirs and contemporary gospel/R&B sounds.
The gospel quartets' influence wasn't confined to just those names either as many of the rhythm and blues musicians of the '60s and '70s first had their imaginations sparked by the quartets.
As gospel music continues to grow beyond even Dorsey's expectations, one can only hope that it will be embraced, regardless of how it is labeled, by everyone who needs to be reminded of the Good News it represents.
www.afgen.com /gospel1.html   (2214 words)

  
 CD Baby: CD Baby: GOSPEL music you will love.   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Gospel music doesn't have to be as formal as a church service.
While neo soul and contemporary gospel would seem to blend together easily enough, it's rare that we see an artist approach the fusing of the forms with the precision and delicacy of this one.
While many gospel artists are content to put their own spin on traditional and contemporary standards, there are still those who push forward and use their faith as an inspiration in composing their own original songs of praise.
cdbaby.com /style/gospel   (908 words)

  
 DoveSong.com -- About Gospel Music
The term "Gospel music" applies to a body of music that was developed in the United States during the twentieth century primarily in the south-eastern part of the country and in portions of the Midwest and the East.
Except for the few older groups that continued the older styles, what was originally fl gospel music had been greatly obliterated by the 1990s, and now what you will find in the record stores, and called "gospel music," has little or no resemblance.
Family groups are gospel groups that may or may not sing four-part harmony, and are mainly groups comprised of family members (for example mom and pop, and the kids).
www.dovesong.com /Positive_music/archives/gospel/Gospel.asp   (795 words)

  
 THE GOSPEL OF Q
The Gospel of Q is different from the canonical gospels in that it does not extensively describe events in the life of Jesus.
Many liberals are convinced that the canonical Gospels contain extensive material that is not historical, including non-existent events in Jesus' life, words that he did not say, teachings that he did not make, and actions that he did not take.
To those who believe that God inspired the authors of the Bible to write error-free text, it matters not one iota whether some of the Gospel content was derived from an earlier document.
www.religioustolerance.org /gosp_q.htm   (696 words)

  
 The Gospel Of Thomas Homepage
This new edition of the Gospel of Thomas and Christian Wisdom includes chapters about: The Nature of The Gospel of Thomas, The Gospel of Thomas and Gnosticism, Wisdom in Thomas, Image and Light, Christology and Sophiology, Thomas and the New Testament, Thomas and Baptism, Thomas and Corinthians, and a translation of the Gospel itself.
Except for the similar names, the "Infancy Gospel of Thomas" and the "Gospel of Thomas" are not historically connected.
Pseudo-Matthew's Gospel of the Nativity of Mary and the Infancy of Jesus
home.epix.net /~miser17/Thomas.html   (1071 words)

  
 Black Gospel Music GospelWire.com - Home
The Gospel Music Channel will have the exclusive national broadcast of the 2007 GMA Dove Awards, which were held earlier this year in Nashville.
The Doves is gospel music’s biggest night of the year, where top artists from every style of gospel music come together for a night of music and celebration as the Gospel Music Association (GMA) bestows gospel’s highest honor - the Dove Award.
The gospel rapper is headlining "Krunk Fest 2007" at the True Di­vine Baptist Church.
www.gospelwire.com   (867 words)

  
 Gospel Music Channel™ - Rock, Pop, Country, Soul
Your favorite Gospel Music stars share their words of wisdom.
Watch your favorite Gospel stars share their first concert experiences.
The Gospel Music Association (GMA) has announced deadlines and guidelines for the 2008 GMA/CMB Radio Station of the Year contest, making this the 10th year GMA will honor radio at the GMA Dove Awards.
www.gospelmusicchannel.com   (217 words)

  
 Gospel Music -- GospelCity -- Entertain Your Belief
Gospel Superfest Presented by P & G Explodes in Atlanta With Fifty-Act Presentation Over Three-Days!
DeLeon Richards Sheffield has been singing gospel since age three.
Desmond Pringle returns to Chicago to celebrate 10 years in Gospel music with an evening of elegance, excellence and perfected praise and worship.
www.gospelcity.com   (424 words)

  
 GFA Home - Gospel for Asia
In each aspect of Gospel for Asia's ministry, the primary aim is to plant churches among the unreached — those who have never heard the Gospel.
K.P. Yohannan is the founder and president of Gospel For Asia.
In this exciting and fast moving narrative, K.P. Yohannan shares how God brought him from his remote Indian village to become the founder of Gospel For Asia.
www.gfa.org   (241 words)

  
 American Gospel Music Directory
Gospel Bluegrass & Southern Gospel Music Committee -
Greenville, SC / Southern Gospel, Country Gospel, Songwriter
Singing Convention of all types of gospel music, Campbellsville, KY Fall Harvest Gospel Festival
www.americangospel.com   (961 words)

  
 BlackGospel.com - Black Gospel Music Clef - Your Music Ministry Source!
BlackGospel.com - Black Gospel Music Clef - Your Music Ministry Source!
Gospel Expressions In The Form Of Rhythm and Poetry
My prayer is that The Lord uses this group of young people to uphold the standard of ministry in an industry driven market.
www.blackgospel.com   (138 words)

  
 The Gospel of Thomas Collection -- Translations and Resources
(Above image of the Gospel of Thomas courtesy of the Institute for Antiquity and Christianity, Claremont Graduate University)
Visit the Bookstore for a complete selection of translations and books about The Gospel of Thomas
These are the secret sayings that the living Jesus spoke and Didymos Judas Thomas recorded.
www.gnosis.org /naghamm/gosthom.html   (4911 words)

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