gospels gospels  /ˈɡɑ spəlz/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the four books in the New Testament (Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John) that tell the story of Christ's life and teachings

Synonym(s)

News

  • A little honesty

    Some scholars of the Christian Scriptures insist we’ll never be able to get an accurate picture of the historical Jesus just by reading the four Gospels.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: National Catholic Reporter

Quotes

  1. "By revealing unknown episodes, the movie shows the humanity, the steadfast courage and finally John Paul's suffering, faced until the end with the strength of a mountaineer and the patience of a humble servant of the Gospels," Benedict said...
    on Oct 16, 2008 By: Pope Benedict XVI Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. Elaine Pagels, a professor of religion at Princeton University, commented that "the people who loved, circulated and wrote down these gospels did not think they were heretics."
    on Apr 6, 2006 By: Elaine Pagels Source: USA Today

  3. Gibson said the film "is my version of what happened, according to the Gospels and what I wanted to show, the aspects of it I wanted to show."
    on Feb 14, 2004 By: Mel Gibson Source: CNN

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