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Tatiana Vagramenko

-Soviet states, they “champion in one and the same breath Christ crucified, market economics, and Western democracy.” 1 This article, however, draws on an ethnographic case in which the globally successful neo-Pentecostal prosperity gospel movement has not drawn

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Gianfranco Brunelli

The Great Jubilee of the year 2000, with which the Catholic Church

symbolically celebrated the two thousandth anniversary of the

birth of Christ, began on 24 December 1999 and ended on 6 January

2001. An ailing but steady Pope, nearly hidden under a glittering,

iridescent cloak, and watched by thousands of millions the

world over, opened the Holy Door of the Basilica of Saint Peter on

Christmas Eve 1999 to welcome the Christian nation into the new

century and the new millennium. Satisfied and moved, he closed

the Holy Door on the day of Epiphany 2001.

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Evenki Adolescents’ Identities

Negotiating the Modern and the Traditional in Educational Settings

Svetlana Huusko

beliefs, she claimed that “they should not have done it, it is right like from our old pictures, it is his, it should not have been copied.” Then the same teacher asked her students to make pictures of eggs with the writing “Christ is Risen,” not even

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Noa Hazan and Avital Barak

pharaohs, places made famous by the prophets, Christ and his apostles, the colossal structures of Baalbek, the vast horizons of Palmyra; such is the immense field where the reproducer of so many marvels takes our vision” ( Mooligan and Wooters 2012: 170

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The End Point of Zionism

Ethnocentrism and the Temple Mount

Tomer Persico

Christ and by membership in the true church. The Protestant Reformation accentuated this orientation, emphasizing faith alone (sola fide) as the key to redemption, while interpreting the scriptures (sola scriptura) became the responsibility of the

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Gender and Empire

The Imprisonment of Women in Eighteenth-Century Siberia

Gwyn Bourlakov

and Paul, “she entered the church calmly, then began shrieking and raged at a young boy performing a reading of Christ being taken into custody, and worst of all knocked the service book from his hands and ran back to the refectory.” 84 Following this

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Hilla Dayan, Anat Stern, Roman Vater, Yoav Peled, Neta Oren, Tally Kritzman-Amir, Oded Haklai, Dov Waxman, Raphael Cohen-Almagor, Alan Dowty, and Raffaella A. Del Sarto

regard it as their religious duty to encourage Jews to return to the Promised Land and possess it in its entirety (including the West Bank) in order to bring about the Battle of Armageddon, the Apocalypse, and the Second Coming of Jesus Christ (when all