Jesus the Messiah, a narrative poem and metrical paraphrase of the gospel story

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Provost & Company, 1878 - 181 pages
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Contents

The Baptism of Christ
14
The First Disciples
16
At a Marriage in Cana of Galilee The First Miracle
17
The Visit of Nicodemus
18
The Woman of Samaria
20
ig The Noblemans Son
22
Christs preaching at Nazareth and His danger
23
A Demoniac healed
25
At Galilee
26
The Sermon on the Mount
30
The Healing of Jairus Daughter and of the Infirm
35
The healing of a Leper
38
2g The healing of the Centurions Servant The Widow of Nains Son is raised to life
39
Peters Motherinlaw is cured of a Fever
40
Christ calms the Storm on the Sea of Galilee
41
Woman
45
The choosing of the Twelve and of the Seventy
47
The Parable of the Rich Man who trusted in his Riches
51
Johns Message to Christ and the Reply
52
3g Good Tidings from the Seventy
54
The Parable of the Barren Figtree
55
An afflicted Woman healed upon the Sabbathday
56
The healing of the Withered Hand
57
The healing of one blind and dumb and mad
58
The Parable of the Sower
60
The Explanation The Parables of the Sowing of the TaresThe Mustard SeedThe LeavenThe Trea sure hid in the FieldThe Pearl of Great Price and the...
64
The Death of John
66
Five Thousand are miraculously fed Christ prays alone He walks on the Sea
67
Christ preaches to the Multitude who were fed
69
Some of the Disciples turn back
72
Jesus reproves the Pharisees
73
Jesus heals the Daughter of the Canaanite Woman
74
A Deaf and Dumb Man healed
76
The Pharisees require Signs
77
Peter confesses Jesus to be the True Messiah
78
The Transfiguration of Christ
79
The Deaf and Dumb Spirit cast out
81
Christ reproves His Disciples and again foretells His Death and Resurrection
82
Jesus works a Miracle to provide the Tribute for the Temple Service
83
A Stranger Disciple
84
Jesus reproves the Pharisees
89
STANZA PAGI 69 Christ teaches Forgiveness of Injuries
90
The Parable of the Wicked Servant
91
The Feast of Tabernacles Christ goes to Jerusalem
92
Jerusalem The People discuss Jesus
95
The Parables of the Importunate WomanOf the Pharisee and Publican
109
He raises Lazarus from the Dead
110
The Young Ruler and the danger of Wealth Parable of the Labourers in the Vineyard
114
Christs last Journey to Jerusalem
115
The Request of James and John
116
Ten Lepers are healed
117
A Blind Man healed at the Gate of Jericho n8 9o The Conversion of Zaccbseus n9 91 Christ prepares to enter Jerusalem
120
The Pharisees cavil at the acclaim of the Multitude
121
Certain Greeks desire to see Christ
122
Christ laments over Jerusalem and Prophesies its De struction He enters the City
123
Martha and Mary
124
The Miracle of the Figtree
125
And Reproves the SelfConfident
127
The Parable of the Kings Supper
128
Tribute to Caesar and to God I29 102 Christ Replies to the Sadducees
129
The Parable of the Good Samaritan Christ de nounces the Scribes and Pharisees
132
The Widows Mite
135
Christ Foretells the Destruction of the Temple and the Horrors which should accompany the Fall of Jerusalem
136
The Signs of the Coming of the Kingdom of God
138
the Two Debtors
145
The Traitor Judas
146
no The Preparation for the Last Supper
147
in Jesus washes His Disciples Feet The Last Supper He speaks of His Betrayer Judas goes out to betray Him
148
The Institution of the Eucharist
149
to 117 Christ says many things to His Disciples
150
The Garden of Gethsemane Christs Agony The Betrayal
159
ng The Accusation of Christ
161
Peter denies Christ and the Cock crows
162
i2i The Fate of Judas
163
Christ is tried and condemned by the Sanhedrin and taken to Pontius Pilate Afterwards He is taken to Herod
164
Pilate gives Him up to Death
166
Christ is scourged and mocked
167
On the way to Calvary
168
Christ is crucified
169
His Accusation I N R 1
170
The Penitent Thief
171
It is finished
172
A spear is thrust into His side
173
A band of Soldiers guard the Tomb The Resurrection
174
Christ appears to Mary Magdalene
175
And to the other Women
176
The doubts of Thomas are satisfied
178
Christ appears to His Disciples in Galilee
179
And to Five Hundred on a Mountain
180

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Page 179 - And there are also many other things which Jesus did, the which, if they should be written every one, I suppose that even the world itself could not contain the books that should be written.
Page 156 - Abba, Father, all things are possible unto thee ; take away this cup from me: nevertheless, not what I will, but what thou wilt.
Page 47 - And I will say to my soul, Soul, thou hast much goods laid up for many years; take thine ease, eat, drink, and be merry. But God said unto him, Thou fool, this night thy soul shall be required of thee: then whose shall those things be, which thou hast provided? So is he that layeth up treasure for himself, and is not rich toward God.
Page 133 - That upon you may come all the righteous blood, shed upon the earth, from the blood of righteous Abel unto the blood of Zacharias son of Barachias, whom ye slew between the temple and the altar. Verily I say unto you, all these things shall come upon this generation.
Page 157 - Jesus answered, I have told you that I am he: if therefore ye seek me, let these go their way...
Page 44 - And as ye go, preach, saying, The kingdom of heaven is at hand. Heal the sick, cleanse the lepers, raise the dead, cast out devils: freely ye have received, freely give.
Page 153 - Father, glorify thou me with thine own self with the glory which I had with thee before the world was. I have manifested thy name unto the men which thou gavest me out of the world : thine they were, and thou gavest them me ; and they have kept thy Word.
Page 30 - Give us this day our daily bread ; And as we those forgive Who sin against us, so may we Forgiving grace receive.
Page 15 - And as Moses lifted up the serpent in the wilderness, so must the Son of man be lifted up, that whoever believes in him may have eternal life.
Page 59 - He that soweth the good seed is the Son of man; the field is the world; the good seed are the children of the kingdom; but the tares are the children of the wicked one; the enemy that sowed them is the devil; the harvest is the end of the world; and the reapers are the angels.

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