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The other christs

Candida R. Moss

The other christs

imitating Jesus in ancient Christian ideologies of martyrdom

by Candida R. Moss

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jesus Christ -- Example,
  • Martyrdom -- Christianity,
  • Suffering of God

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementCandida R. Moss.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBR1601.3 .M68 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23725199M
    ISBN 109780199739875
    LC Control Number2009037072

    yet for us there is but one God, the Father, from whom are all things and we exist for Him; and one Lord, Jesus Christ, by whom are all things, and we exist through Him. Colossians Principalities And Powers Creation Christ And Heaven God's Creation principalities everything Jesus Christ, Creator God, Uniqueness Of Power Of Christ, Shown. They were to become "other Christs." In his classic book The Prophetic Imagination, Walter Brueggemann stresses that one of the main tasks of biblical prophets is to champion the freedom of God. Religious institutions traditionally restrict that freedom. Biblical prophets, on the other hand, presume God's freedom to do whatever God.

    Jesus Christ was very clear: One day he will return - and no one knows when. Vocal fanatics claim to know the details of his coming, causing many people to all but ignore the gospel and the good news that Jesus is coming again. God's Word assures us of the Second Coming and commands us to know the signs of the times, to remain watchful, and to always be ready for Christ's return - whenever it 5/5(4). Imaginary Christs discusses the challenges arising from christological pluralism and suggests evaluative criteria for sorting through this abundance of competing Christs without falling into either a narrow dogmatism, on the one hand, or an uncritical relativism, on the other.

      The Other Christs: Imitating Jesus in Ancient Christian Ideologies of Martyrdom. By Caudida R. Moss. New York: Oxford University Press, xviii + pp. $ cloth. That early Christians saw martyrs as imitators of Christ is commonly acknowledged. Jesus the Christ: A Study of the Messiah and His Mission According to the Holy Scriptures Both Ancient and Modern is a book by James E. book is a doctrinal study on the life and ministry of Jesus Christ and is widely appreciated by members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church). The book consists of 42 chapters, each focusing on important aspects of.


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The Other Christs and millions of other books are available for Amazon Kindle. Learn more The Other Christs: Imitating Jesus in Ancient Christian Ideologies of Martyrdom Reprint EditionCited by: The Other Christs Imitating Jesus in Ancient Christian Ideologies of Martyrdom Candida R.

Moss. This book uses the martyr's imitation of Jesus in the acts of the martyrs as a window into the history of ideas. Argues that the assimilation of the martyr to Christ goes further than the narrative contours and stylistic features of their deaths.

The Other Christs book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Through groundbreaking analysis of early Christian texts, Candida /5. Summary.

Graves, often citing Anacalypsis and other works by Godfrey Higgins (–) as his source, asserts in the book that many messiah-like "saviors" were crucified on a cross or tree before ascending into heaven.

"One thing is clear — the mythos of the Hindus, the mythos of the Jews and the mythos of the Greeks are all at bottom the same; and what are called their early histories. In Counterfeit Christs, Trent looks at eighteen phony versions of Jesus that we encounter today.

Some are the creation of non-Christians: like skeptics who dismiss Jesus as a fictional composite of ancient myths, secular humanists who think he was just a Nice Man, or adherents of other religions who claim him as a prophet or guru in their own tradition/5(29).

The Three Christs of Ypsilanti () is a book-length psychiatric case study by Milton Rokeach, concerning his experiment on a group of three paranoid schizophrenics at Ypsilanti State Hospital in Ypsilanti, book details the interactions of the three patients—Clyde Benson, Joseph Cassel, and Leon Gabor—each of whom believed himself to be Jesus ChristAuthor: Milton Rokeach.

Neither is there salvation in any other: for there is none other name under heaven given among men, whereby we must be saved. 1 Timothy For there is one God, and one mediator between God and men, the man Christ Jesus; receive. 1 Corinthians Now there are diversities of gifts, but the same Spirit Galatians   They were to become “other Christs.” In his classic book The Prophetic Imagination, Walter Brueggemann stresses that one of the main tasks of biblical prophets is to champion the freedom.

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Moss begins by tracing the theme of imitating Jesus through suffering in the literature of the Jesus movement and early church and its application in martyrdom literature.

She demonstrates the importance of imitating the sufferings of Christ as a practice and ethos in the Jesus movement. She then proceeds to the interpretations of the martyr's death and afterlife, arguing against the dominant.

“Now, there was about this time Jesus, a wise man, if it be lawful to call him a man, for he was a doer of wonderful works,—a teacher of such men as received the truth with pleasure. He drew over to him both many of the Jews, and many of the Gentiles. He was [the] Christ; and when Pilate, at the suggestion of the principal men amongst us.

"In The Other Christs, Candida Moss offers a rich and many-layered examination of the ancient Acta of the martyrs, showing how —- despite their many other differences —- these compositions both portray and encourage the imitation of Christ in death as well as in life.

Of particular significance is her argument that the Acta represent an Price: $   A Catholic soul is filled with sadness when it must criticize a member of the once glorious Society of Jesus founded by Saint Ignatius of Loyola, a religious order that did so much good for the Church.

Alas, corruptio optimi pessima—the corruption of the best is the worst of all. This reflection comes to mind looking at the book by Fr. James Martin, S.J., Building a Bridge: How the Catholic. The Three Christs of Ypsilanti is an early psychology case study involving three men in Ypsilanti State Hospital who think they are Jesus.

The problem with reading this now is that it seems unethical and cruel, mostly because it is unethical and cruel/5. The Parable of the Bicycle teaches you that you can only get so far, and Christ makes up the difference.

The problem with this is there are tons of scriptures that make it very clear that there is only one name under heaven whereby man can be saved (Note that your own name is not in that scripture) and that we must rely WHOLLY upon the merits of him who is mighty to save/5(25).

Get this from a library. The other christs: imitating Jesus in ancient Christian ideologies of martyrdom. [Candida R Moss] -- The martyrs in early Christian texts are consistently portrayed as Christ figures.

Their words, actions, and deaths are modeled on the person and. In Counterfeit Christs, Trent looks at eighteen phony versions of Jesus that we encounter today. Some are the creation of non-Christians: like skeptics who dismiss Jesus as a fictional composite of ancient myths, secular humanists who think he was just a Nice Man, or adherents of other religions who claim him as a prophet or guru in their own 5/5(5).

His famous psychological study The Three Christs of Ypsilanti () has been made into a screenplay, a stage play, and two operas.

His other major books are The Open and Closed Mind (), Beliefs, Attitudes, and Values (), and The Nature of Human Values (). Rokeach received the Kurt Lewin Memorial Award from the Society for the /5(10).

Open Library is an initiative of the Internet Archive, a (c)(3) non-profit, building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital projects include the Wayback Machine, and Since it was first published in SeptemberJesus the Christ has been a classic text on the life and ministry of the Savior.

Elder Marion G. Romney has said, “One who gets the understanding, the vision, and the spirit of the resurrected Lord through a careful study of the text Jesus the Christ by Elder James E.

Talmage will find that he has greatly increased his moving faith in our /5(8). ANOTHER GOSPEL ANOTHER JESUS. 1 Cor. "Moreover, brethren, I declare unto you the gospel which I preached unto you, which also ye have received, and in which you stand By which also you are saved, if you keep in memory what I preached unto you, unless you have believed in vain.

For I delivered unto you first of all that which I also received, how that Christ died for our sins according to.What the Book of Mormon Tells Us About Jesus Christ is a subject so large that it could take a lifetime to review.

It is a spiritual topic, associated with faith, belief, testimony, emotion, revelation, and personal conviction. The Book of Mormon is a pillar of revealed truth supporting and upholding the chief cornerstone, who is Jesus Christ.

This is a follow-up to my other video. I didn't think to watch the first "Other Christs" video before I uploaded it. I did make sure to watch this video, and everything looks good. My desire in making these videos is to show Catholic people that their religion is NOT found in scripture.