What does the allusion "the key to the kingdom" contained by The Crucible propose ?

Answers:    It's a specific reference to Matthew chapter 16.

In this pathway, Jesus asks Peter who "men" say Jesus is. Peter replies that men influence he is the Baptist, or some say he is Elias, or Jeremias, or one of the prophets.

Then Jesus asks Peter who Peter think Jesus is, to which Peter replies that Jesus is the Christ, the Messiah.

The Jesus tells Peter that he is blessed, and continues (King James version):

16:18 And I say aloud also unto thee, That thou art Peter, and upon this rock I will build my church; and the gates of hell shall not prevail against it.

16:19 And I will offer unto thee the keys of the dominion of heaven: and whatsoever thou shalt bind on soil shall be bound in glory: and whatsoever thou shalt loose on earth shall be loosed surrounded by heaven.

In substance he is giving Peter the power of God on dirt.

It is, in essence, this alleyway that supports the Roman Catholic claim of papal preeminence and infallibility, since the popes claim to be descended in a dash directly back to Peter.

Incidentally, Jesus have included a pun in this path, since the word "Peter" in Greek is unsophisticatedly the same word as the Greek word for rock.
Since it be about religion I'm guessing the empire of heaven.

My other interpretation is that you've given away the together farm.

This article contents is post by this website user, EduQnA.com doesn't promise its exactitude.

More Questions & Answers...
  • Who said or wrote, "Take zilch but pictures, depart from nil but footprints, annihilate zilch but time"?
  • How to do block quote within Word 2007?
  • I am looking for a quote for my yearbook because adjectives seniors own a quote by in that senior picture.?
  • Does this quote ring a bell?
  • What does the quotes "what go around comes around" if truth be told indicate?
  • If the fleece is the crowning glory,.If the eyes are the window of the soul...next...?
  • Copyright 2006-2012 EduQnA.com All Rights Reserved.