English Essays

The Military Goals of Oliver and Roland

The story of Roland was used to promote the importance of the Crusades. It was written around 1100 A.D, and followed the story of young Count Roland as he fought in Charlemagne’s army against the Muslims in France. Roland and his friend, Oliver are picked to lead a small group of soldiers as the rear guard… Continue reading The Military Goals of Oliver and Roland

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The Effects of Medieval Literature on the Society

There were many different manuscripts, letters, poems and songs written to and for the early Christians. What effect did this early literature and philosophy have on the medieval Christians? Did it encourage them to exercise political leadership, or instead persuade them stay away from that kind of role? In Augustine’s book, City of God he… Continue reading The Effects of Medieval Literature on the Society

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Concepts About The Sovereignty Of God

Justin the Martyr was (also known as Saint Justin), was a famous Christian apologist. During the persecution of the Christian’s in Rome, he wrote a famous letter; The Apology to the Emperor. Justin was trying to persuade Emperor Antoninus to give up his desire of eradicating all Christians. Justin’s efforts didn’t really work well though, because… Continue reading Concepts About The Sovereignty Of God

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How Were Adoption and Inheritance Related in Paul’s Message?

For as many as are led by the Spirit of God, these are sons of God. For you did not receive the spirit of bondage again to fear, but you received the Spirit of adoption by whom we cry out, “Abba, Father.” – Romans 8:14-15 In Him also we have obtained an inheritance, being predestined… Continue reading How Were Adoption and Inheritance Related in Paul’s Message?