Usage examples for messiah

  1. And these wandered about the streets of Paris seeking the intercession of delegates, Ministers, and journalists who might obtain for them admission to the presence of the new Messiah or his apostles. – The Inside Story Of The Peace Conference by Emile Joseph Dillon
  2. As he says himself: " The Greeks demand philosophy; but we proclaim a Messiah crucified, to the Jews a stumbling- block, and to the Greeks a folly." – Life in the Roman World of Nero and St. Paul by T. G. Tucker
  3. " No, I am not the Messiah," replied the Prophet. – Men Called Him Master by Elwyn Allen Smith
  4. The chapter must refer to your Jesus, and I must soon acknowledge that He is the promised Messiah." – Some Jewish Witnesses For Christ by Rev. A. Bernstein, B.D.
  5. How do you expect to know the Messiah? – Men Called Him Master by Elwyn Allen Smith
  6. Berwick was, in respect to England, like the Jews, who await the Messiah. – The Memoirs of Louis XIV., His Court and The Regency, Complete by Duc de Saint-Simon
  7. But they were sadly mistaken in many of their ideas of the Messiah. – A Life of St. John for the Young by George Ludington Weed
  8. His last appearance in public was at the performance of Messiah on April 6, 1759, but at the end of it he was seized with a fainting attack, took to his bed, and died during the night between the 13th and 14th of April. – Handel by Edward J. Dent
  9. And people looked every day for Messiah the son of Joseph; Kohol gave bribes to escape paying taxes; when Messiah came, who would trouble about little things like that? – Stories and Pictures by Isaac Loeb Peretz
  10. For those who would receive him, he was indeed the Messiah. – The Higher Powers of Mind and Spirit by Ralph Waldo Trine
  11. Verily, the times were ripe for the birth of a Messiah. – Dreamers of the Ghetto by I. Zangwill
  12. It was also free from the kingly associations and material interpretation that were connected with the word Messiah. – The Makers and Teachers of Judaism by Charles Foster Kent
  13. And the Jews believed in him and called him their Messiah. – The Itinerary of Benjamin of Tudela by Benjamin of Tudela
  14. Arthur Brisbane wrote editorially: For more than a generation he has been the Messiah of a genuine gladness and joy to the millions of three continents. – Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete The Personal And Literary Life Of Samuel Langhorne Clemens by Albert Bigelow Paine Last Updated: February 20, 2009
  15. But thou art Messiah? – Dreamers of the Ghetto by I. Zangwill
  16. 105, 106. Handel: Reception of " Messiah," ii. – A History of the Four Georges, Volume I (of 4) by Justin McCarthy
  17. Where is the Messiah? – Dreamers of the Ghetto by I. Zangwill
  18. Rabbi, if most of the people should be both poor and ignorant when the Messiah came, so ignorant that they did not even know Him, wouldn't He save them just because they were poor? – The Valley of Vision by Henry Van Dyke
  19. The Messiah called to Moses: It is for this child that I have prayed. – The Jewish State by Theodor Herzl Commentator: Louis Lipsky Alex Bein
  20. According to the Baptist, the Messiah would spare no kind of sham or hypocrisy; he would root out and utterly destroy every kind of social evil, no matter what. – The New Theology by R. J. Campbell