HyperDic: new_testament

English > 1 sense of the expression New Testament:
NOUNcommunicationNew Testamentthe collection of books of the Gospels, Acts of the Apostles, the Pauline and other epistles, and Revelation
English > New Testament: 1 sense > noun 1, communication
MeaningThe collection of books of the Gospels, Acts of the Apostles, the Pauline and other epistles, and Revelation; composed soon after Christ's death; the second half of the Christian Bible.
Category ofAnaniasA habitual liar (after a New Testament character who was struck dead for lying)
Andrew, Saint Andrew, St. Andrew, Saint Andrew the Apostle(New Testament) disciple of Jesus
Apostle(New Testament) one of the original 12 disciples chosen by Christ to preach his gospel
Armageddon(New Testament) the scene of the final / final battle between the kings of the Earth at the end of the world
Ascension, Ascension of Christ(New Testament) the rising of the body of Jesus into heaven on the 40th day after his Resurrection
Balthazar, Balthasar(New Testament) one of the three sages from the east who came bearing gifts for the infant Jesus
Caspar, Gaspar(New Testament) one of the three sages from the east who came bearing gifts for the infant Jesus
James, Saint James, St. James, Saint James the Apostle, St. James the Apostle(New Testament) disciple of Jesus
John, Saint John, St. John, Saint John the Apostle, St. John the Apostle, John the Evangelist, John the Divine(New Testament) disciple of Jesus
John the Baptist, St. John the Baptist(New Testament) a preacher and hermit and forerunner of Jesus (whom he baptized)
Joseph(New Testament) husband of Mary and (in Christian belief) the foster father of Jesus
Judas, Judas Iscariot(New Testament) the Apostle who betrayed Jesus to his enemies for 30 pieces of silver
Jude, Saint Jude, St. Jude, Judas, Thaddaeus(New Testament) supposed brother of St. James
Judgment Day, Judgement Day, Day of Judgment, Day of Judgement, Doomsday, Last Judgment, Last Judgement, Last Day, eschaton, day of reckoning, doomsday, crack of doom, end of the world(New Testament) day at the end of time following Armageddon when God will decree the fates of all individual humans according to the good and evil of their earthly lives
Luke, Saint Luke, St. Luke(New Testament) the Apostle closely associated with St. Paul and traditionally assumed to be the author of the third Gospel
Mammon(New Testament) a personification of wealth and avarice as an evil spirit
Matthew, Saint Matthew, St. Matthew, Saint Matthew the Apostle, St. Matthew the Apostle, Levi(New Testament) disciple of Jesus
Melchior(New Testament) one of the three sages from the east who came bearing gifts for the infant Jesus
Paul, Saint Paul, St. Paul, Apostle Paul, Paul the Apostle, Apostle of the Gentiles, Saul, Saul of Tarsus(New Testament) a Christian missionary to the Gentiles
Philemon(New Testament) a Christian (probably living in Colossae) whose slave escaped and went to see Saint Paul
Resurrection, Christ's Resurrection, Resurrection of Christ(New Testament) the rising of Christ on the third day after the Crucifixion
Transfiguration, Transfiguration of Jesus(New Testament) the sudden emanation of radiance from the person of Jesus
Wise Men, Magi(New Testament) the sages who visited Jesus and Mary and Joseph shortly after Jesus was born
millennium(New Testament) in Revelations it is foretold that those faithful to Jesus will reign with Jesus over the earth for a thousand years
parable(New Testament) any of the stories told by Jesus to convey his religious message
InstancesEpistle of Paul the Apostle to Philemon, Epistle to Philemon, PhilemonA New Testament book containing an epistle from Saint Paul to Philemon asking Philemon to forgive the slave for escaping
Part ofBible, Christian Bible, Book, Good Book, Holy Scripture, Holy Writ, Scripture, Word of God, WordThe sacred writings of the Christian religions
PartsActs of the Apostles, ActsA New Testament book describing the development of the early church from Christ's Ascension to Paul's sojourn at Rome
EpistleA book of the New Testament written in the form of a letter from an Apostle
Epistle of James, JamesA New Testament book attributed to Saint James the Apostle
Epistle of Jude, JudeA New Testament book attributed to Saint Jude
Epistle of Paul the Apostle to Titus, Epistle to Titus, TitusA New Testament book containing Saint Paul's epistle to Titus
Epistle of Paul the Apostle to the Colossians, Epistle to the Colossians, ColossiansA New Testament book containing an epistle from Saint Paul to the Colossians in ancient Phrygia
Epistle of Paul the Apostle to the Ephesians, Epistle to the Ephesians, EphesiansA New Testament book containing the epistle from Saint Paul to the Ephesians which explains the divine plan for the world and the consummation of this in Christ
Epistle of Paul the Apostle to the Galatians, Epistle to the Galatians, GalatiansA New Testament book containing the epistle from Saint Paul to the Galatians
Epistle of Paul the Apostle to the Philippians, Epistle to the Philippians, PhilippiansA New Testament book containing an epistle from Saint Paul to the church / church at Philippi in Macedonia
Epistle of Paul the Apostle to the Romans, Epistle to the Romans, RomansA New Testament book containing an exposition of the doctrines of Saint Paul
Epistle to the Hebrews, HebrewsA New Testament book traditionally included among the epistle of Saint Paul but now generally considered not to have been written by him
First Epistle of John, I JohnThe first New Testament epistle traditionally attributed to Saint John the Apostle
First Epistle of Paul the Apostle to Timothy, First Epistle to Timothy, I TimothyA New Testament book containing Saint Paul's first epistle to Timothy
First Epistle of Paul the Apostle to the Corinthians, First Epistle to the Corinthians, I CorinthiansA New Testament book containing the first epistle from Saint Paul to the church / church at Corinth
First Epistle of Paul the Apostle to the Thessalonians, First Epistle to the Thessalonians, I ThessaloniansA New Testament book containing Saint Paul's first epistle to the Thessalonians
First Epistle of Peter, I PeterThe first New Testament book traditionally attributed to Saint Peter the Apostle
Gospel, Gospels, evangelThe four books in the New Testament (Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John) that tell the story of Christ's life and teachings
John, Gospel According to JohnThe last of the four Gospels in the New Testament
Luke, Gospel of Luke, Gospel According to LukeOne of the four Gospels in the New Testament
Mark, Gospel According to MarkThe shortest of the four Gospels in the New Testament
Matthew, Gospel According to MatthewOne of the Gospels in the New Testament
Revelation, Revelation of Saint John the Divine, Apocalypse, Book of RevelationThe last book of the New Testament
Second Epistel of John, II JohnThe second New Testament epistle traditionally attributed to Saint John the Apostle
Second Epistle of Paul the Apostle to Timothy, Second Epistle to Timothy, II TimothyA New Testament book containing Saint Paul's second epistle to Timothy
Second Epistle of Paul the Apostle to the Corinthians, Second Epistle to the Corinthians, II CorinthiansA New Testament book containing the second epistle from Saint Paul to the church / church at Corinth
Second Epistle of Paul the Apostle to the Thessalonians, Second Epistle to the Thessalonians, II ThessaloniansA New Testament book containing Saint Paul's second epistle to the Thessalonians
Second Epistle of Peter, II PeterThe second New Testament book traditionally attributed to Saint Peter the Apostle
Third Epistel of John, III JohnThe third New Testament epistle traditionally attributed to Saint John the Apostle
Broaderwill, testamentA legal document declaring a person's wishes regarding the disposal of their property when they die
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CatalanNou Testament

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