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New Testament

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Definition the second half of the Christian Bible which describes the life and teachings of Jesus Christ, as well as other Christian teachings
  • The dominant message of the New Testament is to love.
  • She describes herself as a "New Testament Christian" who doesn't know much about the Old Testament.
  • This treasured book, like all Masonic Bibles, contained the Old Testament, the New Testament, and a treasure trove of Masonic philosophical writings.
    Dan Brown  --  The Lost Symbol
  • As Christians we leaned heavily on teachings of the New Testament, and I didn't know the first things about books like Joshua or Ruth or Joel.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  A Walk to Remember
  • We were on our third complete reading of the New Testament since leaving Scheveningen.
    Corrie ten Boom  --  The Hiding Place
  • Most liturgical texts bring together the concepts of the Old and the New Testament and put them side by side.
    Boris Pasternak  --  Doctor Zhivago
  • Minutes counted now; I remembered, however, seeing the Mexican faces that listened to this wrangle as if it were the New Testament.
    Saul Bellow  --  The Adventures of Augie March
  • It was the New Testament in the Russian translation.
    Fyodor Dostoyevsky  --  Crime and Punishment
  • He concluded that at least part of the trouble was slipshod storytelling in the New Testament.
    Kurt Vonnegut  --  Slaughterhouse-Five
  • How well do you know the New Testament?
    Dan Brown  --  The Da Vinci Code
  • This is the Old and New Testament, and ....
    Ray Bradbury  --  Fahrenheit 451
  • On the page before the New Testament begins, there's a section called "Deaths," and that's where she wrote "Bing Hsu" lightly, in erasable pencil.
    Amy Tan  --  The Joy Luck Club
  • To give me a new project as well, Father asked Mr. Kleiman for a children's Bible so I could finally learn something about the New Testament.
    Anne Frank  --  The Diary of a Young Girl
  • His code was simple New Testament ethic, its rewards were the respect and devotion of all who knew him.
    Harper Lee  --  Go Set a Watchman
  • In your simple, straightforward, bigoted way, Bessie, you've sounded the missing keynote of the whole New Testament.
    J.D. Salinger  --  Franny and Zooey
  • The New Testament was less a Christiad then a Pauliad to his intelligence—less an argument than an intoxication.
    Thomas Hardy  --  Tess of the d'Urbervilles
  • At the end of six months he had read through the New Testament, and could find any text in it.
    Harriet Jacobs  --  Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl
  • But although the New Testament is very clear about this coming to pass, it is a bit muddier on the details: the when, the why, the how.
    Jodi Picoult  --  Change of Heart
  • She roots through some well-worn references-a little New Testament, a little self-help.
    Ron Suskind  --  A Hope in the Unseen
  • The New Testament Mommy loved God.
    James McBride  --  The Color of Water

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