Good Shepherd

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Good Shepherd 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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Quotations

  • Tiberius Caesar
    Tiberius Caesar
    “It is the duty of a good shepherd to shear his sheep, not to skin them.”

Usage

In literature:

The Good Shepherd, who lays down his life for the sheep.
"Christ, Christianity and the Bible" by I. M. Haldeman
I am a wandering and lost sheep; and I need Him as a good and faithful shepherd.
"The Way to God and How to Find It" by Dwight Moody
I could not think of disobeying our good Shepherd.
"The Talking Thrush" by William Crooke
They would not find another shepherd so good as he.
"The German Classics of the Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries" by Various
It's about the Good Shepherd.
"The Wide Awake Girls in Winsted" by Katharine Ellis Barrett
For one good shepherd, there are twenty who use the sheep only for their flesh and their wool.
"Household Papers and Stories" by Harriet Beecher Stowe
No being, in his view of things, could wear the title of "good Shepherd" for any other reason.
"Mad Shepherds" by L. P. Jacks
He gave His life as the good Shepherd for all His sheep; yea, He died for that nation (John xi:51).
"Studies in Prophecy" by Arno C. Gaebelein
Dr. Shepherd dropped in, with a good deal of company he had at his house, and they were much pleased.
"The Shepherd of Salisbury Plain and Other Tales" by Hannah More
The little Daughter of Jairus (1871); The Good Shepherd (1885).
"The Standard Cantatas" by George P. Upton
I am the good shepherd: the good shepherd layeth down his life for the sheep.
"The Bible Story" by Rev. Newton Marshall Hall
I am the good shepherd: the good shepherd layeth down His life for the sheep.
"The Expositor's Bible: The Gospel of St. John, Vol. I" by Marcus Dods
The Good Shepherd, 469.
"Book of Hymns for Public and Private Devotion" by Various
Keep close to Jesus the Good Shepherd all the way.
"The White Queen of Okoyong" by W.P. Livingstone
Christ, the Good Shepherd, will protect to the last.
"The Shepherd Psalm" by William Evans
The history is an expansion of the parable of the good shepherd.
"The Expositor's Bible: The Book of Exodus" by G. A. Chadwick
It is borne in upon me that some of the good Abbe's lambs will bleat for their shepherd before this night's work be done!
"The Forge in the Forest" by Charles G. D. Roberts
That represents the Good Shepherd who gave His life for the sheep.
"Valeria" by William Henry Withrow
Jesus, good shepherd, have mercy on us.
"Mary, Help of Christians" by Various
Jesus, good shepherd, have mercy on us.
"General Catholic Devotions" by Bonaventure Hammer
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In poetry:

MY shepherd is the Lord above,
Who ne'er will suffer me to rove;
In Him I'll trust; he is so good,
He'll never let me want for food.
"Twenty-Third Psalm" by Rees Prichard
There without crook or sling,
Walks the good shepherd; blossoms white and red
Round his meek temples cling;
And to sweet pastures led,
His own loved flock beneath his eye is fed.
"Life Of The Blessed" by William Cullen Bryant
Come over the hills out of York, parson Hay;
Thy living is goodly, thy mansion is gay;
Thy flock will be scattered if longer thou stay,
Our shepherd, our vicar—the good parson Hay.
"Lines To A Plotting Parson" by Samuel Bamford
O Good Shepherd, Bread life giving,
Us, Thy grace and life receiving,
Feed and shelter evermore;
Thou on earth our weakness guiding,
We in Heav’n with Thee abiding,
With all saints will Thee adore.
"Zion, To Thy Savior Singing" by Thomas Aquinas
Yet what is Love, good shepherd, sain?
It is a sunshine mixed with rain,
It is a toothache or like pain,
It is a game where none hath gain;
The lass saith no, yet would full fain;
And this is Love, as I hear sain.
"Now What Is Love" by Sir Walter Raleigh
Yet what is Love, good shepherd, show?
A thing that creeps, it cannot go,
A prize that passeth to and fro,
A thing for one, a thing for moe,
And he that proves shall find it so;
And shepherd, this is Love, I trow.
"Now What Is Love" by Sir Walter Raleigh

In news:

Good Shepherd's Food Bank's Summer Food Service Program .
Good Shepherd Food Bank is launching three Summer Lunch sites where Bangor children can receive free nutritious meals this summer, when the school lunches they depend on through the school year are unavailable.
One of her quests is locating a stained glass window called the "Good Shepherd" It once was a window in Good Shepherd Hospital, an institution founded by Episcopal Bishop Frederic Huntington in 1873 as the House of the Good Shepherd .
Damon On ' The Good Shepherd '.
Actor Matt Damon tells Harry Smith about his new movie " The Good Shepherd ," a fictionalized account of the early days of the CIA, and about working with director Robert De Niro.
Instead of Black Friday shopping, local Boy Scout s, scouting officials and supporters of Boy Scout Troop 110 started selling holiday trees at Good Shepherd Church the day after Thanksgiving.
Browne of Binghamton, N.Y. Died Friday, Oct 5, 2012 on her 96th birthday at the Good Shepherd-Fairview Nursing Facility.
Good Shepherd Lutheran Church will hold a benefit brunch for Malerie Walstrom and her son, Braxton, on Sunday.
MILFORD, PA — The international touring a cappella group Ball in the House will perform its benefit Christmas concert on December 9 at 3 pm at the Church of the Good Shepherd and St John the Evangelist.
Good Shepherd Catholic Church Arts & Crafts Show.
Good Shepherd Church's Holiday Arts & Crafts Show will be held Saturday, November 10th from 9 am to 3 pm at the parish hall and church grounds.
Popular priest leaving Pittsburg's Good Shepherd Catholic Church .
Helmut Richter has served as pastor at Good Shepherd Catholic Church , parishioners have seen different sides of the popular priest.
Good Shepherd to host talk about chronic pain.
Good Shepherd Evangelical Lutheran Church in Muhlenberg Twp.
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