• Damascus Document Summary
    remnant of the people knew their own guilt and tried to find a way to the path of righteousness, until God provided them with a "Teacher of Righteousness" who revealed the will of God. 3. The teacher of righteousness was opposed by the Man of Mockery who brought about persecution to the group led some...
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  • Variation of Romans 6
    Jesus. Our sinful body was crucified with Jesus in order that our sinful nature would be gone; we would no longer have to obey our sinful desires. The rule of sin over us would be done away with completely. Does a dead person have to sin? No. Now, having participated with him in death, we were also...
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  • The Core of Confucianism
    basic spirit essence is universal love all the and interested in charities, Confucius the kernel into rite, change the traditional" Yi Yi: Righteousness, justice, fairness, justice, justice. Chinese traditional culture "justice" as the ultimate goal of life and value orientation.. 《The book of rites--...
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  • Kingdom of God
    “The Kingdom of God is basically the rule of God. It is God’s reign, the divine sovereignty in action. God’s reign, however, is manifested in several realms and the Gospels speak of entering into the Kingdom of God both today and tomorrow. God’s reign manifests itself both in the future and in the present...
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  • Philosophy of Hsun Tzu
    good they must resist their original nature. “Therefore there must be the civilizing influence of teachers and laws and guidance of propriety and righteousness… From this point of view, it is clear that the nature of man is evil and that his goodness is the result of activity.”3 This quote is meant to show...
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  • The Eighth Beatitude
    are persecuted but because they are committed to righteousness in spite of being persecuted. Many feel victimized or persecuted but 1Peter 3:13 reminds us, “Who can harm you if you devote yourselves to doing good? If you suffer for the sake of righteousness, you are blessed.” Thus, the struggle against...
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    history and the history of Europe.  In Romans, Paul writes of the “righteousness of God.” Luther had always understood that term to mean that God was a righteous judge that demanded human righteousness. Now, Luther understood righteousness as a gift of God’s grace. He had discovered (or recovered) the doctrine...
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  • Ethics
    people’s minds with strict rules and set things that are thought to be right and wrong. This connection many people have usually comes from the bibl. Although Christians do look to set rules in the bible such as commandments for moral guidance, they do not necessarily take these rules at face value. Many Christians...
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  • Biblical Perspectives
    class about righteousness, the covenants, and the kingdom of God. Righteousness The role of righteousness is hard to define. At dictionary.com, it defined righteousness as morally upright; without sin or guilt. In the Old Testament of the Bible, righteous meant to follow all of God's rules and laws...
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  • Papers
    in Han Dynasty. Confucianism stated clearly the moral rules of society and put them into words, such as the Three Cardinal Guides (ruler guides subject, father guides son and husband guides wife) and Five Constant Virtues (benevolence, righteousness, propriety, knowledge and Integrity). In the following...
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  • Traditional Chinese Culture on the Influence of the Enterprise Culture Construction in China
    enterprise implementation of the principle of bad faith, they will be kicked out the fierce marketing competition quickly. The thought of "Righteousness" "Righteousness" is about the moral and socialist. Confucius said, "One has not lived in vain if he dies after he is told of the way", the enterprise must...
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  • Restoration of Glory
    because there is no truth in him. When he lies, it is consistent with his character; for he is a liar and the father of lies. Restoration of Righteousness Rom 5:19 NLT Because one person disobeyed God, many became sinners. But because one other person obeyed God, many will be made righteous. Rom...
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  • Romans
    teach that our righteousness comes by faith in Jesus Christ apart from what we can do to earn it. Romans 2 is written to admonish the Jews that living by the law and circumcision does not make them righteous in God's eyes. This comes as quite a shock, but Paul stresses that living by rules and regulations...
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  • Martin Luther
    Christ is" "now this alone is the right Christian was, that I turn away from my sin and want nothing more to do with it, and turn alone to Christ's righteousness, so that I know for certain that Christ's goodness, merit, innocence, and holiness are mine, as surely as I know that this body is mine. In his...
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  • Confucianism
     There are several virtues that advocate in Confucianism, manly known as filial piety, loyalty, forbearance, humaneness and the golden rule. Confucius believes that each of them is interdependent and human should maintain the balance of them in order to ensure a smooth collaboration in human society...
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  • Letter to His Father: Franz Kafka’s Traumatic Experience with His Father as a Child Led to Kafka’s Confused Development.
    left alone, outside at the middle of the night as a young child. This would create a certain message to Franz that his father was the ultimate righteousness, so to him all the things that made his father right, were the things he could not compete with because of his age, which would lead to his belief...
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  • Isaiah a significant person
    provided ethical teachings and visions of moral renewal and universal peace, seen through his predominant emphasis of Gods’s vision for justice and righteousness, known as Tikkun Olam. Furthermore, Isaiah’s political teachings focused on repentance and the 613 laws of the mosaic covenant. 1Isaiah meaning...
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  • justification by faith
    Markley BIBL 425 Sylvia Evans L24579490 August 20, 2012 Knowing that a man is not justified by works of the law but, a righteousness which comes from God. We know that a person is justified not by works of the law but through the faith of Jesus Christ. And we have come to believe...
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  • Book Review of Old Testament Mission
    universality of salvation and of righteousness. Chapters 6 to 8 portrays the second face of mission in the Old Testament, namely, “community-in-mission.” Chapter 9 acts as transition to the remaining faces of mission. The realization of the primacy of the righteousness of God is basic to the further...
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  • Midterm Study Guide Fall 2012
    consists of Yin and Yang) • The Mandate of Heaven o First used by Duke Of Zhou dynasty o The ruler was chosen by Heaven to rule o Mencius interpretation-abusive ruler’s could be overthrown o Also if constant floods famines or natural disasters formed then...
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