Jesus

Definitions

  • THE SHEPHERDS WORSHIPPING THE INFANT JESUS
    THE SHEPHERDS WORSHIPPING THE INFANT JESUS
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Jesus a teacher and prophet born in Bethlehem and active in Nazareth; his life and sermons form the basis for Christianity (circa 4 BC - AD 29)
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Additional illustrations & photos:

ANOINTING THE FEET OF JESUS ANOINTING THE FEET OF JESUS
JESUS ASCENDING TO HEAVEN JESUS ASCENDING TO HEAVEN
Jesus of the Passion Jesus of the Passion
They threw their garments upon the ground for Jesus to ride upon They threw their garments upon the ground for Jesus to ride upon

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: The three best-known western names in China: Jesus Christ, Richard Nixon, and Elvis Presley
    • prop. n Jesus jē"zŭs The Savior; the name of the Son of God as announced by the angel to his parents; the personal name of Our Lord, in distinction from Christ, his official appellation.☞The form Jesu is often used, esp. in the vocative. "Thou shalt call his name Jesus ; for he shall save his people from their sins.""Jesu , do thou my soul receive."
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: Although not named in the New Testament, tradition names the two thieves crucified at the same time as Jesus as Dismas and Gestas.
    • n Jesus The Greek form of Joshua, used in the authorized version of the Bible twice to designate the Jewish leader so named (Acts vii. 45, Heb. iv. 8), once to designate a man called Justus (Col. iv. 11), and elsewhere as the personal name of the Saviour, frequently conjoined with Christ, the Anointed, the official title.
    • n Jesus With the article, a representation of the crucifixion or of the ecce homo, or even of the mere emblem of Christ, such as the I. H. S. or : used in old inventories, etc.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: The shortest verse in the Bible consists of two words: "Jesus wept" (John 11:35).
    • n Jesus jē′zus the Saviour of mankind
    • n Jesus a size of paper, super-royal
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Quotations

  • Sir John Eliot
    Sir John Eliot
    “We must not sit still and look for miracles; up and doing, and the Lord will be with thee. Prayer and pains, through faith in Christ Jesus, will do anything.”
  • C. T. Studd
    C. T. Studd
    “If Jesus Christ be God and died for me, then no sacrifice can be too great for me to make for Him.”
  • Dwight L. Moody
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    “Death may be the King of terrors... but Jesus is the King of kings!”
  • St. Athanasius
    St. Athanasius
    “Jesus whom I know as my Redeemer cannot be less than God.”
  • Mikhail Gorbachev
    Mikhail Gorbachev
    “Jesus was the first socialist, the first to seek a better life for mankind.”
  • Richard Halverson
    Richard Halverson
    “Jesus Christ is God's everything for man's total need.”

Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. Jesus, Gr. , from Heb. Yēshūa',; Yāh, Jehovah + hōshīa', to help
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Gr. Iēsous—Heb. Yēshū‛a, contr. of Yehōshū‛a, help of Jehovah, the Saviour—yāsha‛, to save.

Usage

In literature:

Meanwhile, he was becoming conscious of the {17} claim of Jesus of Nazareth to be the Christ.
"St. Paul's Epistle to the Romans, Vol. I" by Charles Gore
This artist has painted a great many pictures of Jesus and several are given in the volume, "The Life of Jesus," on pages 84, 164, 210, 266.
"The Bible Story" by Rev. Newton Marshall Hall
You concede us this, Jesus of Nazareth!
"The Silver Cross or The Carpenter of Nazareth" by Eugène Sue
Some might have thought Jesus too busy or children too insignificant.
"The Religious Life of London" by J. Ewing Ritchie
The contest is successfully maintained if we look unto Jesus (1) as Leader and Perfecter of our faith; (2) as an example of faith.
"The Expositor's Bible: The Epistle to the Hebrews" by Thomas Charles Edwards
I feel that Jesus Christ ought to have a far better representative than I am.
"To The Work! To The Work!" by Dwight Moody
Jesus Christ makes no mistake of that kind.
"The Overcoming Life" by Dwight Moody
Good-bye, Lord Jesus Christ!
"Moody's Stories" by Dwight Lyman Moody
For the law was given by Moses; grace and truth came by Jesus Christ.
"The Expositor's Bible: The Gospel of St. John, Vol. I" by Marcus Dods
She gave her heart to Jesus.
"The White Queen of Okoyong" by W.P. Livingstone
There was at the table reclining in Jesus' bosom one of His disciples, whom Jesus loved.
"The Expositor's Bible: The Gospel of St John, Vol. II" by Marcus Dods
It is the same Jesus still.
"Wondrous Love" by Dwight Moody
Again, to pray in the name of Jesus means to pray according to His manner and in His spirit.
"Mary, Help of Christians" by Various
Jesus, Mary, and Joseph, assist me in my last agony.
"General Catholic Devotions" by Bonaventure Hammer
His most famous is "Jesus, still lead on," which is also known as "Jesus, lead the way.
"The Story of Our Hymns" by Ernest Edwin Ryden
But by Jesus we've no choice but to try openin' India to English trade.
"The Moghul" by Thomas Hoover
He went to Holland, where he published a work equally criticising Moses and Jesus.
"A Biographical Dictionary of Freethinkers of All Ages and Nations" by Joseph Mazzini Wheeler
It is a plain thing that no one of these three parties would accept, acknowledge, or even perceive the greatness of Jesus of Nazareth.
"Speeches, Addresses, and Occasional Sermons, Volume 1 (of 3)" by Theodore Parker
Later Jesus will say that John was Elijah that was to come; some will even take Jesus to be Elijah.
"A Harmony of the Gospels for Students of the Life of Christ" by Archibald Thomas Robertson
Jesus was not called Emmanuel.
"When Were Our Gospels Written?" by Charles Bradlaugh
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In poetry:

Jesus only is our message,
Jesus all our theme shall be;
We will lift up Jesus ever,
Jesus only will we see.
"Jesus Only Is Our Message" by Albert Benjamin Simpson
Jesus, my God! I know his name,
His name is all my trust;
Nor will he put my soul to shame,
Nor let my hope be lost.
"Hymn 103" by Isaac Watts
Ah! lovely and thrice beloved,
Sitting at Jesus' feet,
In the shady walks of Bethany,
And the summer twilight sweet,--
"Verses Written In Mary's Album" by Kate Seymour Maclean
There she knows not pain, nor sorrow,
Safe beyond Jordan's roll
She lives with her blessed Jesus
The lover of her soul.
"Mother's Songs" by Frank Barbour Coffin
Then answered maiden Else,
“Never open I my door,
But and if thou namest Jesu’s name
As thou hadst might before.”
"Knight Aagen And The Maiden Else" by William Morris
What can wash away my sin?
Nothing but the blood of Jesus;
What can make me whole again?
Nothing but the blood of Jesus.
"Nothing But The Blood" by Robert Wadsworth Lowry

In news:

The Church of Jesus Christ of La.
Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov Mitt Romney and his wife Ann, leave the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints after services on Sunday, Sept 2, 2012 in Wofeboro, N.H.
He will be speaking and giving insight into his revelation of Jesus Christ.
Dan Rodricks recently asked "What would Jesus do".
Game's 'Jesus Piece' cover art.
Game of Groans Rapper Game is taking a page from Madonna's "How to Offend Christians for Fun and Profit" handbook with his forthcoming album, Jesus Piece.
Funeral services were held April 2 at the Heber Chapel of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Jerry Stolfi holds a coffee mug with a stain that he says looks like Jesus.
Toni Collette and Jason Spevack in Jesus Henry Christ.
He also offers "the mysteries of light," new mysteries of Jesus' public life.
Galo Perez says he practically grew up with his aunt, Jennifer De Jesus, at their grandmother's Brooklyn home.
43-year-old in New York turns down sex for Jesus in rare Catholic ceremony.
Holy Smokes, the new record from Eastbound Jesus, packs bluegrass, country and rock into the back of the pickup.
Dave Fletcher When he had received the drink, Jesus said, It is finished.
Non-believers or atheists often deny the supremacy of Jesus.
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In science:

Jaime Julve, Jes´us Mart´in and Friedrich W.
Towards a general solution of the Hamiltonian constraints of General Relativity
Thanks to three good friends, to Jes´us Mart´ın of who we have copied the Annex, to Josep Llosa for doing a carefully reading and an useful criticism that lead us to improve this paper and finally to Llu´ıs Bel that without his inspiration and insistence almost nothing of this article had occurred to us.
Rigid motions and generalized Newtonian gravitation. Lost in Translation
Michael do? This strategy is not to be confused with that of the “What Would Jesus Do?” movement, though a comparison can be interesting.
My Life with Fisher
I don’t know how Jesus would have coped, but it was pretty clear to me what Michael would have done.
My Life with Fisher
Thesis directed by: Jes´us Gallego & Jaime Zamorano; Ph.D.
The Star Formation Rate Density of the Universe at z = 0.24 and 0.4 from Halpha
Jesus said: ”They need not go away; you give them something to eat”.
Zeno meets modern science
Acknowledgements It is a pleasure to congratulate Roelof de Jong with organizing such a stimulating conference, to thank Jesus Falcon–Barroso, Leonie S nijders and Remco van den Bosch for assistance with the manuscript, and to thank Piet and Corry for a longstanding and warm friendship.
Island Universes
He also acknowledges the hospitality of Jes´us De Loera and the Department of Mathematics of the University of California, Davis, where a part of this work was completed.
Computing parametric rational generating functions with a primal Barvinok algorithm
It is rather striking to notice that while science is based on the discovering and the use of conservation laws, scientists have been applying the myth of “Jesus multiplying breads” for decades by multiplying for themselves published articles.
Tailor Based Allocations for Multiple Authorship: a fractional $gh$-index
The quoted words belong to Jesus and also appear in Luke and Mark’s gospels.
Theory of citing
Acknowledgements. I want to thank Jesus Guillera, who insisted that his formulas are correct.
Some conjectured formulas for 1/Pi coming from polytopes, K3-surfaces and Moonshine
This thesis is dedicated to Jesus Christ, who I understand to be the One who created quantum mechanics, and indeed all of physics and the whole of the entire universe.
Bose-Einstein Condensation of Atomic Hydrogen
The Compa˜nia de Jesus forbids the teaching of the atomic doctrine. 22nd June 1633, Galileo recants. “Of all the days that was the one / An age of reason could have begun” In the ”Saggiatore”, Galileo had begun to think of physical movement of atoms as the origin of the heat.
Dream of a Christmas lecture
Roger Wets and Professor Jesus Deloera in the earlier version of this dissertation.
Local Solutions of the Dynamic Programming Equations and the Hamilton Jacobi Bellman PDE
Thanks most of all to my Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.
Edge-choosability and total-choosability of planar graphs with no adjacent 3-cycles
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