Last Judgment, the

Last Judgment, the
,Last `Judgment, the
according to Christian, Jewish, and Muslim beliefs, the time at the end of the world when God judges everyone for what they did while they were alive

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  • Last Judgment, The — • To it the prophets of the Old Testament refer when they speak of the Day of the Lord (Joel 2:31; Ezekiel 13:5; Isaiah 2:12), in which the nations will be summoned to judgment. In the New Testament the second Parusia, or coming of Christ as… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Last Judgment — Judgment Day redirects here. For other uses, see Last Judgment (disambiguation) and Judgment Day (disambiguation). The Last Judgment by Lochner in the 15th century. The Last Judgment, Final Judgment, Day of Judgment, Judgment Day, or The Day of… …   Wikipedia

  • Last Judgment — judgment (def. 8). [1550 60] * * * ▪ religion  a general, or sometimes individual, judging of the thoughts, words, and deeds of persons by God, the gods, or by the laws of cause and effect. In some religions (e.g., Christianity) the judgment is… …   Universalium

  • the Last Judgment — the Last Day and the Last Judgment The Day of Judgment • • • Main Entry: ↑last * * * the Last Judgment : the time when according to some religions all people will be judged by God : judgment day • • • Main Entry: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • last judgment — n the last judgment the time after death when everyone is judged by God for what they have done in life, according to Christianity and some other religions = ↑judgment day …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Last Judgment — noun (New Testament) day at the end of time following Armageddon when God will decree the fates of all individual humans according to the good and evil of their earthly lives • Syn: ↑Judgment Day, ↑Judgement Day, ↑Day of Judgment, ↑Day of… …   Useful english dictionary

  • last judgment — noun the last judgment the time after death when everyone is judged by God for what they have done in life, according to Christianity and some other religions; judgment day …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • Last Judgment (disambiguation) — The Last Judgment is the judgment by God of every human who ever lived in Christian eschatology.Last Judgment or Last Judgement may also refer to:* The Last Judgement (1961 film), an Italian language comedy film * The Last Judgment (Angelico), a… …   Wikipedia

  • Last Judgment —    The term refers to the Christian tenet that, at the end of time, Christ will return to judge mankind. The blessed will be taken up to heaven and the sinners sent to hell, where they will be punished for eternity. The subject, common in art,… …   Dictionary of Renaissance art

  • The Last Judgment (Bosch triptych) — The Last Judgment is a triptych by Hieronymus Bosch created sometime after 1482.This triptych currently resides at the Academie für Bildenden Künste in Vienna. The outside of the shutters are Grisaille on panel, while the inside shutters and… …   Wikipedia

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