Old covenant

Old covenant
 ♦ (ENG Old covenant)
   название Ветхого Завета. Греческое diatheke (договор) было переведено на латинскую Вульгату как testamentum (завещание, завет). Теологически старый договор, определивший отношения Бога с Израилем как народом Божьим, сопоставляется с новым договором с Богом (Новым Заветом) в Иисусе Христе и подготавливает его (2 Кор. 3:14; Евр. 8:6-7).

Westminster dictionary of theological terms. . 2004.

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  • Old Covenant — For the theological use of Old Covenant, see Mosaic Covenant, Covenant (biblical) and Old Testament. The Old Covenant ( is. Gamli sáttmáli) was the name of the agreement which effected the union of Iceland and Norway. It is also known as… …   Wikipedia

  • Old covenant —  ♦ (ENG Old covenant)    название Ветхого Завета. Греческое diatheke (договор) было переведено на латинскую Вульгату как testamentum (завещание, завет). Теологически старый договор, определивший отношения Бога с Израилем как народом Божьим,… …   Вестминстерский словарь теологических терминов

  • old covenant — noun Usage: capitalized O&C : old testament * * * (in Christian exegesis) 1. the covenant between God and the ancient Israelites, based on the Mosaic Law. 2. (cap.) the Old Testament. * * * Christian Theology the covenant between God and Israel… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Old Covenant — noun see old testament * * * (in Christian exegesis) 1. the covenant between God and the ancient Israelites, based on the Mosaic Law. 2. (cap.) the Old Testament. * * * Christian Theology the covenant between God and Israel in the Old Testament …   Useful english dictionary

  • old covenant — (in Christian exegesis) 1. the covenant between God and the ancient Israelites, based on the Mosaic Law. 2. (cap.) the Old Testament. * * * …   Universalium

  • old covenant — first half of the Christian Bible …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Old Covenant (Iceland) — For the theological use of Old Covenant, see Mosaic Covenant, Covenant (biblical) and Old Testament. The Old Covenant (Icelandic: Gamli sáttmáli) was the name of the agreement which effected the union of Iceland and Norway. It is also known as… …   Wikipedia

  • Christian views on the old covenant — Depicted is the famous Sermon on the Mount of Jesus in which he commented on the Old Covenant. Christians believe that Jesus is the mediator of the New Covenant.[1] Painting by Carl Heinrich Bloch, Danish painter, d. 1890 …   Wikipedia

  • Old Testament — • The Apostle St. Paul declares himself (II Cor., iii, 6) a minister of the new testament , and calls (iii, 14) the covenant entered into on Mount Sinai the old testament Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Old Testament      …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • covenant — covenantal /kuv euh nan tl/, adj. /kuv euh neuhnt/, n. 1. an agreement, usually formal, between two or more persons to do or not do something specified. 2. Law. an incidental clause in such an agreement. 3. Eccles. a solemn agreement between the… …   Universalium

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