Rise of Christianity - 3 Teachings of Paul • Disciples of...

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Rise of Christianity 1. Life of Jesus Jewish rabbi from Nazareth Gospels ( Good news ) are writings describing Jesus 2. Message of Jesus Passificism and compassion Warned against wealth and temptation of secular world Stressed love of God and Ones neighbor Sermon on the Mount - Opposite Matthew - Love your neighbor as yourself - Accept persecution with humility - Pass no judgment on others - Treat others as you would like to be treated
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Unformatted text preview: 3. Teachings of Paul • Disciples of Jesus were apostles who anticipate the second coming of Jesus and all who believe would be taken to Heaven • Hellenized Jew from Hebrew descent • Believed to have written the New testament • Schooled in Greek and Hebrew • Spread Message to gentiles of Greece ( non-Jews ) which earned him the title of Apostle to the Gentiles...
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This note was uploaded on 08/30/2011 for the course HUM 2230 taught by Professor Jordan during the Spring '08 term at University of Central Florida.

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