A calque of Ancient Greek Βασιλεία τῶν Οὐρανῶν (Basileia tōn Ouranōn) (Basileia tōn Ouranōn), from the Gospel of Matthew.
Kingdom-of-heaven Sentence Examples
" Many shall come from the east and the west and sit down with Abraham, Isaac and Jacob in the kingdom of heaven " (Matt.
Like John the Baptist and the Apostles of Jesus, Zoroaster also believed that the fulness of time was near, that the kingdom of heaven was at hand.
"The kingdom of Heaven is a kingdom of uses."
In his addresses on the future of the Protestant Church (Reden fiber die Zukunft der evangelischen Kirche, 1849), he finds the essence of Christianity in Jesus's conceptions of the heavenly Father, the Son of Man and the kingdom of Heaven.
And " the kingdom of heaven is like to a marriage-feast " (Matt.