By Brian Godawa
A Theological Novel of Christ’s Victory Over the Powers
The tale of Christ like you’ve by no means heard it earlier than. instructed throughout the eyes of the 2 thieves at the go and the non secular conflict hidden from mortal males.
It starts off with the temptation within the barren region by way of devil and ends with Christ’s descent into Hades, his resurrection and his ascension. In among, we see Jesus’ ministry within the context of the Biblical motif of Christ taking again the inheritance of the international locations from the rebellious Sons of God. The demons that rose up in that day weren't random yet have been the spirits of the useless Nephilim, and a part of a finished conflict method among Christ and the Powers. by way of religious struggle, Jesus was once no pacifist.
Jesus effective explains why most folks misunderstood the deliverer to be a cosmopolitan warrior king rather than the affliction Servant he used to be. He was once a warrior, however it used to be a warfare they can no longer see with mortal eyes. In Jesus effective, we now see it.
Part of the Biblical myth sequence Chronicles of the Nephilim
Jesus victorious is the 8th publication of the Biblical myth sequence Chronicles of the Nephilim, an epic tale that starts with Enoch and Noah and tells the Biblical storyline of the Genesis 6 Nephilim giants, hybrid offspring of the angelic Watchers mating with human ladies.
Jesus positive will…
Show the religious conflict hidden from mortal eyes that attended Christ’s victory over the principalities and powers. The gods of the international locations struggle again with demons and face their final battle.
Tell the tale of Christ’s descent into Hades to unfastened the captives and proclaim triumph to the sure angels from Noah’s Day (1 Peter 3:18-20).
Use the myth style to precise theological fact. similar to Lewis and Tolkien did.
Maintain admire for the Biblical textual content, whereas filling in gaps with Biblical mind's eye.
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Reevan’s ﬂesh appeared sallow in the dim light, the sharp ladder of his spine too close to the surface of his skin. The magician lifted the prince’s hair from his neck. “Look closely,” he said. “To see it, focus beyond the prince’s skin. ” “This is no illusion. Do as I say. You are Sekt. ” For some moments, I concentrated as he suggested, blurring my sight until my eyes watered. Then, it came. I saw nothing with my physical sight, yet, in my mind, I sensed pulsing movement, many legs and a presence of malevolence.
You are Sekt. ” For some moments, I concentrated as he suggested, blurring my sight until my eyes watered. Then, it came. I saw nothing with my physical sight, yet, in my mind, I sensed pulsing movement, many legs and a presence of malevolence. If it had a form at all, it was a ﬁlthy smoky suggestion of a shape. I drew back, uttering an instinctive gasp. Storm Constantine Even then, I was aware of the power of suggestion. This did not have to be real simply because I’d perceived it, yet there was no doubt an evil odor of malice oozed upward from the bed.
Now it happened that at this time a ship came into the fjord and Agnar the Strong, who was tired of adventuring in foreign lands, came to the Thing and heard that Tors of Torsgaard needed a winter shepherd but that no man would take up his offer. ” “The last shepherd, Glam, died on the fjell and there is some superstition attached to his name,” said Tors eva- A Troll Story sively. ” Now Tors was generally an honest man, and his shame at speaking false would have been apparent even to a lesser man of the world than Agnar.