Paul made strong and detailed use of the Roman soldier in his Epistle to the Ephesians. We will have looked at much of what Paul will cite as example by the time we reach it. We tend to view Rome and her military in a negative light, but the writers of the New Testament saw them in a surprisingly different light.
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Etymology. The Greek word ekklēsia, literally "called out" or "called forth" and commonly used to indicate a group of individuals called to gather for some function, in particular an assembly of the citizens of a city, as in Acts 19:32–41, is the New Testament term referring to the Christian Church (either a particular local group or the whole body of the faithful).
Other terms are used, including "Warner", "bearer of glad tidings", and the "one who invites people to a Single God" (Quran 12:108, and 33:45-46). The Quran asserts that Muhammad was a man who possessed the highest moral excellence, and that God made him a good example or a "goodly model" for Muslims to follow (Quran 68:4 , and 33:21 ).