Jesus Triumphant (Chronicles of the Nephilim) (Volume 8)

By Brian Godawa

A Theological Novel of Christ's Victory Over the Powers

The tale of Christ like you have by no means heard it before. advised throughout the eyes of the 2 thieves at the go and the non secular battle hidden from mortal males. It starts off with the temptation within the wilderness through devil and ends with Christ's descent into Hades, his resurrection and his ascension. 

In among, we see Jesus' ministry within the context of the Biblical motif of Christ taking again the inheritance of the countries from the rebellious Sons of God. The demons that rose up in that day weren't random yet have been the spirits of the lifeless Nephilim, and a part of a entire conflict method among Christ and the Powers. in terms of religious conflict, Jesus was once no pacifist. 
Jesus Triumphant explains why most folks misunderstood the deliverer to be a sophisticated warrior king rather than the anguish Servant he used to be. He used to be a warrior, however it used to be a conflict they can no longer see with mortal eyes. In Jesus Triumphant, we now see it.
Part of the Biblical myth sequence Chronicles of the Nephilim

Jesus Triumphant is the 8th publication of the Biblical fable sequence Chronicles of the Nephilim, an epic tale that starts off with Enoch and Noah and tells the Biblical storyline of the Genesis 6 Nephilim giants, hybrid offspring of the angelic Watchers mating with human women. 

Jesus Triumphant will...
  • Show the non secular struggle hidden from mortal eyes that attended Christ's victory over the principalities and powers. The gods of the international locations struggle again with demons and face their final battle.
  • Tell the tale of Christ's descent into Hades to loose the captives and proclaim triumph to the certain angels from Noah's Day (1 Peter 3:18-20).
  • Use the delusion style to specific theological fact. similar to Lewis and Tolkien did.
  • Maintain appreciate for the Biblical textual content, whereas filling in gaps with Biblical imagination.

Learn in regards to the old and Biblical learn at the back of the Novel

writer Godawa stocks the scholarly study that undergirds the fictitious event. Jesus Triumphant has an appendix that explores the Biblical theology of Christ's descent into Hades, in addition to the real nature of demons and their goal within the Gospels, the binding of spirits, the Gates of Hades and the way it connects with Mount Hermon. you are going to by no means learn the Gospels a similar again.

A observe at the AGE APPROPRIATENESS OF THE NOVELS

a few Christians have requested what "rating" the novels have by way of the portrayal of intercourse and violence. i might say the sequence is rated PG-13. The Chronicles do take care of evil behaviors that might be acceptable for mature young people and above. The violence within the Chronicles is just like the e-book of Judges. The sexuality is like tune of Solomon, alluded to poetically, yet evidently. the outline of sexual evil is like Ezekiel sixteen, occasionally surprising, yet by no means glorified. there's an occasional profane notice or vulgarity like in Ezekiel 23, revealing non secular wickedness.

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Eleazar took the outside and drank deeply. “What is your identify? ” The soldier didn't reply. He knew to not engage with such wily creatures as captive giants. Eleazar entire. “Thank you, my pal. ” The soldier growled, “I am now not your good friend, freak. ” Eleazar held the outside again out in the course of the bars. He attempted to hold it at the stick, however it slipped and fell to the floor by way of the wheel of the wagon. “I am sorry,” stated Eleazar. The soldier was once too clever for such tips. And too cautious to assert something. He glared at Eleazar, who knew what he used to be alleged to do. He became slowly round along with his again to the soldier so he couldn't see him. He obtained a re-evaluation again into camp. nonetheless nobody used to be close to them. Many have been consuming their nutrients. anything the previous soldier didn't be aware of was once that giants had preternatural senses. Eleazar may well see a centipede crawling at 100 ft and listen to its myriad legs relocating at fifty ft. He heard the stairs of the solider within the airborne dirt and dust, after which his chain mail shuffle as he bent down. Eleazar spun round and reached during the cage bars so far as he may perhaps, slightly catching the previous soldier by way of the scruff of his neck. He yanked his head into the wheel. The soldier nonetheless had his helmet on, so it made a noisy clanking sound. It used to be adequate strength to stun the previous codger. Eleazar pulled him as much as the bars through his throat. The soldier used to be dizzy. He couldn’t yell out, simply because his throat used to be clutched within the vise grip of the large. He choked for air. Eleazar whispered to him, “If you were a piece extra cordial, i'd have allow you to stay. ” Eleazar then squeezed his hand and overwhelmed the soldier’s larynx. His different handheld up the Roman as he ripped out his esophagus. He pulled the keys from the soldier’s belt. Then he dropped the physique to the floor. As he became to open his door, he spotted a few squaddies were alerted via the sounds of fight. Curses, suggestion Eleazar. i'll need to struggle my means out. He fumbled with the keys, attempting to get the door open ahead of the warriors may possibly arrive. there have been a dozen of them. Too past due. A soldier reached the cage, wielding his gladius. Eleazar pulled his palms again inside of, simply keeping off the blade because it clanged opposed to the iron the place his fingers were. The keys have been nonetheless within the lock. What the soldier didn’t understand used to be that the lock have been opened. Eleazar kicked the door open, knocking the soldier and a newly arrived one to the floor, subconscious. Ten different warriors got here speeding up in the back of the 1st . the enormous used to be lucky. None of them had sounded the alarm. They have been all responding instantly, to quench a hazard sooner than it may well get uncontrolled. They have been too past due. Eleazar’s armor and guns have been kept underneath the wagon in anticipation of his use within the Roman video games. He pulled them out simply because the guards reached him. Eleazar’s sword reduce the 1st unfortunate arrival in part with one swing. He knew he purely had seconds earlier than he will be crushed. He could probably be tortured for his tried get away, castrated and sodomized with a lance. those might all be refrained from spoiling his combating skill for Caesar.

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