What is before Christ?

  • (adv): Before the Christian era; used following dates before the supposed year Christ was born.
    Synonyms: BC, B.C.

Some articles on christ:

Eutyches - Controversy
... as a heretic in combating this assertion of Patriarch Nestorius, Eutyches declared that Christ was "a fusion of human and divine elements", causing his own denunciation as a heretic twenty years ... According to Nestorius, all the human experiences and attributes of Christ are to be assigned to 'the man', as a distinct personal subject from God the Word, though united to God ... extreme, asserting that human nature and divine nature were combined into the single nature of Christ that of the incarnate Word ...
Zoodochos
... It refers to an attribute of the tomb of Christ, known as the Zoodochos Taphos in the Eastern Orthodox Church ... The tomb of Christ is considered a symbol of the Resurrection in Eastern Christianity ... to the Theotokos since church tradition teaches that she received the Life of Christ in her womb ...
Extra Ecclesiam Nulla Salus - Protestant Interpretation of The Dogma
... Therefore he who would find Christ must first find the Church ... How should we know where Christ and his faith were, if we did not know where his believers are? And he who would know anything of Christ must not trust ... how they believe, live and teach they surely have Christ in their midst ...
Christ - Symbols
... from Chi, the Greek alphabet initial, as an abbreviation for Christ (most commonly in the abbreviation "Χmas") is often misinterpreted as a modern secularization of the term ... to as "Xians," with the 'X' replacing 'Christ ... by superimposing the first two Greek letters in Christ ( Greek "Χριστός"), chi = ch and rho = r, to produce ☧ ...

Famous quotes containing the word christ:

    Earth that bore with joyful ease
    Hemlock for Socrates,
    Earth that blossomed and was glad
    ‘Neath the cross that Christ had,
    Shall rejoice and blossom too
    When the bullet reaches you.
    Charles Hamilton Sorley (1895–1915)

    Therefore God also highly exalted him and gave him the name that is above every name, so that at the name of Jesus every knee should bend, in heaven and on earth and under the earth, and every tongue should confess that Jesus Christ is Lord, to the glory of God the Father.
    Bible: New Testament, Philippians 2:9.