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Published: 23 September 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7385-8
Published: 01 January 2010
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392583-065
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9258-3
... Lenin’s ‘‘Last Testament’’ (1923) Vladimir Lenin In May 1922 Lenin su√ered a major stroke. He was still able, however, to stay in contact with Kremlin and Party leaders on an almost daily basis. With his approval Stalin had been appointed interim First Party Secretary and continued to...
Published: 21 August 1990
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382713-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8271-3
... RICHARD A. MULLER The Hermeneutic ofPromise and Fulfillment in CalvinsExegesis ofthe Old Testament Prophecies ofthe Kingdom In his study ofCalvin's New Testament commentaries, T. H. L. Parker observes that...
Published: 01 January 1995
DOI: 10.1215/9780822397847-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9784-7
...Keeping the Spirit Alive: The Jazz Dance Testament of Mum Dehn KAREN BACKSTEIN Jazz is a one-legged proposition without dancing-and Negro art without danc• ing is unthinkable.-Mura Dehn omewhere around 1940, dancer/filmmaker Mura Dehn poi• gnantly lamented to jazz...
Published: 13 August 2002
DOI: 10.1215/9780822383956-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8395-6
... mi voz en una grabadora, que ésta es mi firma en un papel, si dicen que un árbol es un árbol, no les creas, no les creas nada de lo que digan nada de lo que te juran nada de lo que te muestren, no les creas. . 22 . LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT When they tell you...
Published: 29 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374510-021
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7451-0
... Through a close reading of the film Testament (1988), about a woman who makes a journey of return to Ghana after years of political exile, this chapter investigates montage strategies that are distinctive to the poetic handling of archival materials in the Black Audio Film Collective oeuvre...
Published: 15 July 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374114-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7411-4
... This chapter scrutinizes the American Cold War memories of the Asia-Pacific War that figured prominently in the impassioned dissension over the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum’s planned exhibit to commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of the end of World War II. Simultaneously a testament to the...
Published: 21 August 1990
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382713-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8271-3
... explanations of Old Testament passages,7 and he preached what he practiced. Advising a young pastor near Hannover in 1540 how to study Scrip• ture, Rhegius first stressed that biblical languages should be learned with diligence. Without knowledge of Hebrew, exegetes were forced to look at the Old...
Published: 23 March 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393573-017
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9357-3
... prompted leaders of the British and Foreign Bible Society (BFBS) to decide that the goal of placing a Bible in every Chinese household was finally within reach. Consequently, in conjunction with its 1854 Jubilee celebrations, the BFBS launched a Million Testament Fund for China. Although funds...
Book Chapter

By Jane Lazarre
Published: 08 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374145-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7414-5
... philosophical questioning. The chapter’s climax tells the story of a minor operation on one of her sons which almost becomes dangerous and threatening due to racial and gender stereotyping of black boys and ends on the Jewish concept of “the welcomed stranger” encoded in the words of Ruth of the Old Testament...
Published: 21 August 1990
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382713-007
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8271-3
... the idiom, why may I not set forth what I have gleaned from the most learned Hebrews-those very people to whom Jerome himself testifies that he had recourse whenever he was troubled by a question in the Old Testament. For though I venerate Saint Jerome as an angel and reverence Lyra as my...
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-102
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... was not able to enjoy the final fruits of his labors—in March 1980, after the coup by General Luis García Meza, he was brutally assassinated by the most reactionary sector of the military. His account of the hunger strike has been called his “spiritual and political testament.” ...
Published: 09 February 2005
DOI: 10.1215/9780822386964-041
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8696-4
...As one of the pioneering women in theological education, Elizabeth Achtemeier taught courses in preaching and in Old Testament interpretation at the Union Theological Seminary in Richmond, Virginia. She has preached in the Chapel on numerous occasions.This sermon, preached in Advent, is typical...
Published: 01 January 1991
DOI: 10.1215/9780822396895-045
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9689-5
... testament. The notary produced the sealed document, opened it, and presented it for examination. The witnesses carefully checked the signature and swore that it was authen• tic. Dona Catalina had little time to grieve following her husband's death as she faithfully executed his instructions...
Published: 28 July 2014
DOI: 10.1215/9780822376873-072
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7687-3
... DOCUMENTARY HISTORY OF WILLIAM J. SEYMOUR 333 53. JENNIE EVANS MOORE (SEYMOUR) Jennie Evans Moore (Seymour) (1883–1936) was born in Texas. She moved to Los Angeles where she worked as a maid for white women and attended Joseph Smale’s First New Testament Church...
Book Chapter

By Kobena Mercer
Published: 29 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374510-020
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7451-0
... Through a close reading of the film Testament (1988), about a woman who makes a journey of return to Ghana after years of political exile, this chapter investigates montage strategies that are distinctive to the poetic handling of archival materials in the Black Audio Film Collective oeuvre...
Published: 15 July 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7411-4
... memories of the Asia-Pacific War that figured prominently in the impassioned dissension over the Smithsonian Air and Space Museum’s planned exhibit to commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of the end of World War II. Simultaneously a testament to the 1990s culture wars, the Smithsonian controversy...
Published: 03 November 2009
DOI: 10.1215/9780822392019-009
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9201-9
..., Commentaire de l’Ancien Testament, vol. 13 (Neuchâtel: Delachaux et Niestlé, 1963) was also crucial. Each of these translators add a commentary to their translations. The one by Terrien, which we refer to frequently, was the most important. The following set of texts was also crucial for the...
Book Chapter

By Jimmy Creech
Published: 14 March 2011
DOI: 10.1215/9780822393610-016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9361-0
.... Gold, Victor Roland, et al., eds. The New Testament and Psalms: An Inclusive Version. New York: Oxford University Press, 1995. Hartman, Keith. Congregations in Conflict: The Battle over Homosexuality. New Brunswick, N.J.: Rutgers University Press, 1996. Herzog, Fredrick. Justice Church: The New...
Published: 21 August 1990
DOI: 10.1215/9780822382713-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8271-3
... extent was a regulation of the Old Testament still in force in the era inaugurated by the gospel? On the supposition that this regulation was still in force as part of the law of the church, was it to be regarded as belonging to the realm of positive divine law, representing precepts of the natural...