English Vocabulary Set for The Teachings of Jesus
Terms in this set (20)
Jewish religious teacher
Jewish place of worship
Wasteful, spends a lot more than necessary
A comparison using "like" or "as"
A comparison without using like or as
A term used to describe the return of Jesus sometime in the future.
A person who does unskilled work in a kitchen, such as cleaning
The teachings of Jesus during the Sermon on the Mount in which he describes the actions and attitudes that should characterize Christians and by which one can discover genuine meaning and happiness.
short sayings of wisdom or truth
A western Semitic language commonly spoken in Palestine, Syria, and Mesopotamia that Jesus spoke.
The Torah or Jewish religious law
A formal request
(adj.) A person who pretends to be what he or she is not or better than he or she really is; a two-faced person
Divine life-giving actions that come from God
A speech intended to provide religious instruction
A feeling of devotion, duty, or attachment to somebody or something
Honest and fair, or deserving praise and respect
To commit money to gain a profit or earn interest
A simple story that illustrates a moral or religious lesson
Act of giving to others, willingness to contribute