History Characters / TheBible

14th Aug '16 12:17:15 PM nombretomado
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* BreakoutCharacter: There's a non-canonical book about him. It influenced the Book of Revelation, the ''DivineComedy'', and a lot of Christian notions about [[FluffyCloudHeaven heaven]] and [[FireAndBrimstoneHell hell]].

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* BreakoutCharacter: There's a non-canonical book about him. It influenced the Book of Revelation, the ''DivineComedy'', ''Literature/TheDivineComedy'', and a lot of Christian notions about [[FluffyCloudHeaven heaven]] and [[FireAndBrimstoneHell hell]].
3rd Jul '16 6:01:52 PM nombretomado
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* TheObiWan: Recognized as the greatest prophet in Judaism, and invoked in many major prayers.



%%* TheObiWan: to Saul and David.



* TheObiWan: To Elisha, his successor. Another interpretation is that Elijah was the Kamina to Elisha's Simon. Everyone remembers how awesome Elijah was, but Elisha was way more awesome.
17th Jun '16 1:49:40 AM SeptimusHeap
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* BigGood

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* %%* BigGood



* FourStarBadass: "Lord of Hosts"
* FriendToAllChildren

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* %%* FourStarBadass: "Lord of Hosts"
* %%* FriendToAllChildren



* IncorruptiblePurePureness

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* %%* IncorruptiblePurePureness



* LightTheWay / CastingAShadow: The Bible connects God to both [[LightIsGood light]] and [[DarkIsNotEvil darkness]].

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* LightTheWay / CastingAShadow: LightTheWay: The Bible connects God to both [[LightIsGood light]] and [[DarkIsNotEvil darkness]].



* ScrewTheRulesIMakeThem / ScrewTheRulesIHaveSupernaturalPowers / AppealToForce: A lot of this in the Old Testament.
* ThePatriarch: Our Father above.
* ThePowerOfLove: See John 3:16.

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* ScrewTheRulesIMakeThem / ScrewTheRulesIHaveSupernaturalPowers / AppealToForce: %%* ScrewTheRulesIMakeThem: A lot of this in the Old Testament.
* ThePatriarch: He's usually described as Our Father above.
* %%* ThePowerOfLove: See John 3:16.



* AdamAndEvePlot

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* %%* AdamAndEvePlot



* TheExile / YouCantGoHomeAgain: Adam and Eve were permanently banished from the Garden of Eden for disobeying God.

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* TheExile / YouCantGoHomeAgain: TheExile: Adam and Eve were permanently banished from the Garden of Eden for disobeying God. God.



* [[InnocentFanserviceGirl Innocent Fanservice Couple]]: Until they eat the fruit.

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* [[InnocentFanserviceGirl Innocent Fanservice Couple]]: InnocentFanserviceGirl: Eve, like Adam, is naked because humans were still innocent. Until they eat the fruit.forbidden fruit and are banished from the Garden.



* TheCorrupter

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* %%* TheCorrupter



* TalkingAnimal

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* %%* TalkingAnimal



* BiblicalBadGuy
* CainAndAbel: Duh, they're the TropeNamer.
* TheExile / YouCantGoHomeAgain

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* %%* BiblicalBadGuy
* %%* CainAndAbel: Duh, they're the TropeNamer.
* TheExile / YouCantGoHomeAgain%%* TheExile



* GreenEyedMonster: Murdered his brother because of it.

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* GreenEyedMonster: Murdered He murdered his brother because of it.he coveted his land.



* NameOfCain: TropeMaker

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* %%* NameOfCain: TropeMaker



* CainAndAbel: See above.
* KilledOffForReal

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* %%* CainAndAbel: See above.
* %%* KilledOffForReal



* MethuselahSyndrome

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* %%* MethuselahSyndrome



* MethuselahSyndrome: TropeNamer.

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* %%* MethuselahSyndrome: TropeNamer.



* {{Badass}}
* BiblicalBadGuy

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* {{Badass}}
*
%%* BiblicalBadGuy



* CassandraTruth

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* %%* CassandraTruth



* {{Foreshadowing}}: "Cursed be Canaan!"

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* %%* {{Foreshadowing}}: "Cursed be Canaan!"



* TheCommandments: Obviously.
* [[TheChosenOne The Chosen People]]

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* %%* TheCommandments: Obviously.
* [[TheChosenOne The Chosen People]]
Obviously.



* EarnYourHappyEnding: Several times

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* %%* EarnYourHappyEnding: Several times



* ItSucksToBeTheChosenOne
* ANiceJewishIndex: Well, yeah.
* MeaningfulName ("Israel" means [[CallingTheOldManOut one who argues with God]] )
** JewsLoveToArgue?

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* %%* ItSucksToBeTheChosenOne
* ANiceJewishIndex: Well, yeah.
* MeaningfulName ("Israel"
MeaningfulName: "Israel" means [[CallingTheOldManOut one who argues with God]] )
** JewsLoveToArgue?
God]].



* ProudScholarRace

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* %%* ProudScholarRace



* [[SheWillComeForMe The Messiah Will Come For Me]]
* SlaveRace: Once, to the Egyptians.
* [[GladiatorRevolt Slave Revolt]]

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* [[SheWillComeForMe The Messiah Will Come For Me]]
* SlaveRace: Once, they were all slaves to the Egyptians.
* [[GladiatorRevolt Slave Revolt]]%%* SlaveLiberation



* ToughLove: Receives a lot of this, to say the least.
* YourCheatingHeart (Common metaphor for idolatry.)

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* %%* ToughLove: Receives a lot of this, to say the least.
* YourCheatingHeart (Common YourCheatingHeart: Adultery is used as a common metaphor for idolatry.)



* BargainWithHeaven
* TheChosenOne
* CoolOldGuy
* IdiotBall: Locked his wife Sarah [[GirlInABox in a box]] while passing through Egypt, for fear that she would be taken by the Egyptians on account of [[WorldsMostBeautifulWoman her beauty]]. He didn't stop to think that ''maybe, just maybe'' the box would have to pass through Customs.

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* %%* BargainWithHeaven
* %%* TheChosenOne
* %%* CoolOldGuy
* IdiotBall: Locked his wife Sarah [[GirlInABox in a box]] while passing through Egypt, for fear that she would be taken by the Egyptians on account of [[WorldsMostBeautifulWoman her beauty]]. He didn't stop to think that ''maybe, just maybe'' the box would have to pass through Customs.



* MethuselahSyndrome

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* %%* MethuselahSyndrome



* [[PalsWithJesus Pals With God]]: Is literally called a "friend of God."
* ParentalFavoritism:
** He preferred Isaac over Ishmael, but was ready to sacrifice Isaac[[note]]According to the Muslims, it was Ishmael who was almost sacrificed.[[/note]] to God when God told him to. Good thing [[SecretTestOfCharacter it was just a test]].

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* [[PalsWithJesus Pals With God]]: PalsWithJesus: Is literally called a "friend of God."
* ParentalFavoritism:
ParentalFavoritism:
** He preferred Isaac over Ishmael, but was ready to sacrifice Isaac[[note]]According to the Muslims, it was Ishmael who was almost sacrificed.[[/note]] to God when God told him to. Good thing [[SecretTestOfCharacter it was just a test]].



* CoolOldLady
* TheChick

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* %%* CoolOldLady
* %%* TheChick



* ParentalFavoritism
* ParentsAsPeople
* PunkInTheTrunk: Literally. See "Girl In A Box"

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* %%* ParentalFavoritism
* %%* ParentsAsPeople
* %%* PunkInTheTrunk: Literally. See "Girl In A Box"



* SacredHospitality: See "Angel Unaware"
* TeenPregnancy: Inverted. She gets pregnant well past childbearing age.
* {{Tsundere}}
* WorldsMostBeautifulWoman

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* %%* SacredHospitality: See "Angel Unaware"
* TeenPregnancy: Inverted. She gets pregnant well past childbearing age.
*
age.
%%*
{{Tsundere}}
* %%* WorldsMostBeautifulWoman



* PutOnABus

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* %%* PutOnABus



* YoungestChildWins

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* %%* YoungestChildWins



* GuileHeroine
* ObnoxiousInLaws: Esau's Canaanite wives "vex" her.

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* %%* GuileHeroine
* ObnoxiousInLaws: Esau's Canaanite wives "vex" her.



* PerfectlyArrangedMarriage: With Isaac
* SacredHospitality: Offers Abraham's messenger a place to stay, plus water for himself ''and'' all his camels.

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* %%* PerfectlyArrangedMarriage: With Isaac
* SacredHospitality: Offers Abraham's messenger a place to stay, plus water for himself ''and'' all his camels.
camels.



* DarkSkinnedRedhead

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* %%* DarkSkinnedRedhead



* {{Badass}}: He fought God Himself and almost won, but God cheated by breaking his hip, after fighting him all day and all night. Jacob gained the nickname "Yisrael" which means "Struggles with God," or, the more popular translation, "Israel" means "Let God prevail" meaning he struggles with God and ''lets'' Him win.
** Never made clear who the stranger he wrestles with is. Some accounts say God himself, others an angel of God. Badass either way.
* BrideAndSwitch

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%%* BrideAndSwitch
* {{Badass}}: DidYouJustPunchOutCthulhu: He fought God Himself and almost won, but God cheated by breaking his hip, after fighting him all day and all night. Jacob gained the nickname "Yisrael" which means "Struggles with God," or, the more popular translation, "Israel" means "Let God prevail" meaning he struggles with God and ''lets'' Him win.
** Never
Himself[[note]]Never made clear who the stranger he wrestles with is. Some accounts say God himself, others an angel of God. Badass either way.\n* BrideAndSwitch[[/note]] and almost won, but God cheated by breaking his hip, after fighting him all day and all night. Jacob gained the nickname "Yisrael" which means "Struggles with God," or, the more popular translation, "Israel" means "Let God prevail" meaning he struggles with God and ''lets'' Him win.



* GroinAttack: A particularly nasty variant by said sons: convince the rapist and his people to get circumcised, then slaughter them all while they're still in pain.



* LoveAtFirstSight: Towards Rachel.

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* %%* LikeFatherLikeSon: Better said... Like mother, like son.
%%*
LoveAtFirstSight: Towards Rachel.



** GroinAttack: A particularly nasty variant by said sons: convince the rapist and his people to get circumcised, then slaughter them all while they're still in pain.



* TricksterArchetype
** LikeFatherLikeSon: Better said... Like mother, like son.
* YamatoNadeshiko: In contrast to Esau.

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* %%* TricksterArchetype
** LikeFatherLikeSon: Better said... Like mother, like son.
*
%%* YamatoNadeshiko: In contrast to Esau.



* DeathByChildbirth: Poor Benjamin

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* %%* DeathByChildbirth: Poor Benjamin



* BrideAndSwitch
* [[DroppedABridgeOnHim Dropped A Bridge On Her]]: It wasn't until Jacob was in his death bed does the reader find out Leah had died before him.
* LawOfInverseFertility: Conceives ''very'' easily, while her sister remains infertile for a long time.

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* %%* BrideAndSwitch
* [[DroppedABridgeOnHim Dropped A Bridge On Her]]: DroppedABridgeOnHim: It wasn't until Jacob was in his death bed does the reader find out Leah had died before him.
* LawOfInverseFertility: Conceives ''very'' easily, while her sister remains infertile for a long time.



* TheUnfavorite
* WhatBeautifulEyes: see quote.

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* %%* TheUnfavorite
* %%* WhatBeautifulEyes: see quote.



* PureIsNotGood / LightIsNotGood: His name means "White" so he is apparently without blemish or fault, yet he is a scheming bastard who used his own daughters to his advantage.
** StealthPun: Keeps culling the sheep without speckles or spots from Jacob's herds, before Jacob turns the tables on him with primitive methods of breeding.

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* PureIsNotGood / LightIsNotGood: PureIsNotGood: His name means "White" so he is apparently without blemish or fault, yet he is a scheming bastard who used his own daughters to his advantage.
** * StealthPun: Keeps culling the sheep without speckles or spots from Jacob's herds, before Jacob turns the tables on him with primitive methods of breeding.



* DreamingOfThingsToCome
* EarnYourHappyEnding: Joseph's life story.
* TheGoodChancellor: He saves countless lives and livestock through his efficient administration during the seven years of famine. HarsherInHindsight, though, as his economic policies result in the State gaining ownership over all privately owned property.
* GuileHero: No matter where he is placed, Joseph finds a way to climb to the top of the organisation through sheer intelligence, charisma and competence. Also, see XanatosGambit below.

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* %%* DreamingOfThingsToCome
* %%* EarnYourHappyEnding: Joseph's life story.
story.
* TheGoodChancellor: He saves countless lives and livestock through his efficient administration during the seven years of famine. HarsherInHindsight, though, as his economic policies result in the State gaining ownership over all privately owned property.
property.
* GuileHero: No matter where he is placed, Joseph finds a way to climb to the top of the organisation through sheer intelligence, charisma and competence. Also, see XanatosGambit below.



* MadeASlave: By his brothers.
* MatzoFever: He unwittingly infected Potiphar's wife with this.
* NotSoStoic: Despite his cold and calculating treatment of his brothers, Joseph [[ManlyTears loses his composure]] several times in private. That's before his rather public [[InelegantBlubbering outburst]] and self-revelation following Judah's RousingSpeech.
* ParentalFavoritism: He was the favorite son of Jacob, being the first child of his favorite wife. It's encouraging to note that Joseph himself systematically [[{{Averted}} averts]] this trope in relation to the upbringing of his own two children, Manasseh and Ephraim. He is even somewhat disapproving of Jacob when Jacob resorts to his old habit of [[YoungestChildWins favouring the younger child]] by giving the greater blessing to Ephraim.

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* MadeASlave: By his brothers.
His brothers sold him into slavery.
* MatzoFever: He unwittingly infected Potiphar's wife with this.
this.
* NotSoStoic: Despite his cold and calculating treatment of his brothers, Joseph [[ManlyTears loses his composure]] several times in private. That's before his rather public [[InelegantBlubbering outburst]] and self-revelation following Judah's RousingSpeech.
RousingSpeech.
* ParentalFavoritism: He was the favorite son of Jacob, being the first child of his favorite wife. It's encouraging to note that Joseph himself systematically [[{{Averted}} averts]] this trope in relation to the upbringing of his own two children, Manasseh and Ephraim. He is even somewhat disapproving of Jacob when Jacob resorts to his old habit of [[YoungestChildWins favouring the younger child]] by giving the greater blessing to Ephraim.



* ScrewTheRulesIMakeThem / ScrewTheRulesImDoingWhatsRight: Joseph's cat-and-mouse game with his brothers may classify as either of these.



* BedTrick: Subject to Tamar's.
* HeroOfAnotherStory
* HeroicSacrifice: Offers himself as a slave to Joseph to save Benjamin.
* {{Hypocrite}}: Is willing to put Tamar to death for adultery despite having slept with some random prostitute himself. Upon realizing that ''she'' was the prostitute he [[WhatHaveIDone realizes his error]].

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* %%* BedTrick: Subject to Tamar's.
*
Tamar's.
%%*
HeroOfAnotherStory
* HeroicSacrifice: Offers himself as a slave to Joseph to save Benjamin.
Benjamin.
* {{Hypocrite}}: Is willing to put Tamar to death for adultery despite having slept with some random prostitute himself. Upon realizing that ''she'' was the prostitute he [[WhatHaveIDone realizes his error]].



* GuileHero

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* %%* GuileHero



* NoNameGiven / EveryoneCallsHimBarkeep: His real name is never given. Pharaoh is a title.

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* NoNameGiven / EveryoneCallsHimBarkeep: NoNameGiven: His real name is never given. Pharaoh is a title.



* ChekhovsGun: The Staff[=/=]Snake miracle.

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* %%* ChekhovsGun: The Staff[=/=]Snake miracle.



* GenocideBackfire
* MalignedMixedMarriage: Given the area she came from, Its very likely that one of his wives was black. In any case, Miriam and Aaron where not happy about him marrying her, and spoke against him until God got angry at them and rebuked them.

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* %%* GenocideBackfire
* MalignedMixedMarriage: Given the area she came from, Its very likely that one of his wives was black. In any case, Miriam and Aaron where not happy about him marrying her, and spoke against him until God got angry at them and rebuked them.



* NiceJobBreakingItHero: When the Israelites were complaining about a lack of water, God told Moses to speak to a stone to get a spring to appear, but Moses smacked it with his staff instead. As punishment for not following God's directions exactly, he was not allowed to enter the promised land. (While he was alive, see BrickJoke on YMMV tab.)

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* NiceJobBreakingItHero: When the Israelites were complaining about a lack of water, God told Moses to speak to a stone to get a spring to appear, but Moses smacked it with his staff instead. As punishment for not following God's directions exactly, he was not allowed to enter the promised land. (While he was alive, see BrickJoke on YMMV tab.)



* ShiksaGoddess: His wife's Ethiopian.

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* ShiksaGoddess: His wife's Ethiopian.Ethiopian, he is Jewish.



* TooDumbToLive



*** It is doubtful that he was there (and he certainly wasn't if he was Ramses).



* NoNameGiven / EveryoneCallsHimBarkeep: [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pharaohs_in_the_Hebrew_Bible#Pharaoh_of_the_Exodus His real name is never given]], as Pharaoh is just a title.

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* NoNameGiven / EveryoneCallsHimBarkeep: NoNameGiven: [[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pharaohs_in_the_Hebrew_Bible#Pharaoh_of_the_Exodus His real name is never given]], as Pharaoh is just a title.



* SixthRangerTraitor

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* %%* SixthRangerTraitor



* CruellaToAnimals / KickTheDog: Started beating his donkey when she refused to move.

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* CruellaToAnimals / KickTheDog: CruellaToAnimals: Started beating his donkey when she refused to move.



* {{Hypocrite}}
* {{Greed}}

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* %%* {{Hypocrite}}
* %%* {{Greed}}



* [[strike: EvilDetectingDog]] [[InvertedTrope Good Detecting Donkey]]: The donkey was able to see the angel. Balaam could not until the angel revealed himself. (This was not a GlamourFailure, as it was very likely intentional.)

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* [[strike: EvilDetectingDog]] [[InvertedTrope Good Detecting Donkey]]: EvilDetectingDog: The donkey was able to see the angel. Balaam could not until the angel revealed himself. (This was not a GlamourFailure, as it was very likely intentional.)



* LadyOfWar: Again, how she got her job.

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* %%* LadyOfWar: Again, how she got her job.



* {{Guile Hero}}ine: See below.
* ImprobableWeaponUser: Tent pegs!

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* %%* {{Guile Hero}}ine: See below.
* %%* ImprobableWeaponUser: Tent pegs!



* BrainsAndBrawn

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* %%* BrainsAndBrawn



* AchillesHeel: His hair.
* {{Badass}}

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* %%* AchillesHeel: His hair.
* {{Badass}}
hair.



* DrivenToSuicide: And God helps him.

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* DrivenToSuicide: And God helps him.him with his suicide.



* HotBlooded: And HOW

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* %%* HotBlooded: And HOW



* ImprobableWeaponUser: Donkey jawbone. Enough said.

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* ImprobableWeaponUser: Donkey jawbone. Enough said.His signature weapon was a donkey's jawbone.



* OneManArmy

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* %%* OneManArmy



* RedemptionEqualsDeath

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* %%* RedemptionEqualsDeath



* StellarName: Means "Sun".
* SuperStrength: The Jewish Archetype
* TakingYouWithMe: How his RedemptionEqualsDeath happens.

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* StellarName: Means His name means "Sun".
* %%* SuperStrength: The Jewish Archetype
* %%* TakingYouWithMe: How his RedemptionEqualsDeath happens.



* WeaksauceWeakness: Everyone knows about his hair.

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* WeaksauceWeakness: Everyone knows about his hair.hair being his AchillesHeel.



* FemmeFatale: see above

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* %%* FemmeFatale: see above



* TheVamp: This is how she is evil.

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* %%* TheVamp: This is how she is evil.



* {{Badass}}: It's a job requirement.



* DeterminedWidow: See quote

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* %%* DeterminedWidow: See quote



* PluckyGirl

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* %%* PluckyGirl



* UndyingLoyalty: To her mom-in-law, Naomi.
* YamatoNadeshiko

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* %%* UndyingLoyalty: To her mom-in-law, Naomi.
* %%* YamatoNadeshiko



* TheObiWan: to Saul and David.

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* %%* TheObiWan: to Saul and David.



* ReasonableAuthorityFigure
* WaifProphet: started as one, when he was a child.

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* %%* ReasonableAuthorityFigure
* %%* WaifProphet: started as one, when he was a child.



* FallenHero: He was good at first.

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* FallenHero: He was good at first.first before he became a wicked king.



* HeterosexualLifePartners - HoYay: With David. See above quote from 2 Samuel. More likely the text was referring to the [[TrueCompanions close bond of friendship]] between the two, but still...
** [[http://inspiredcreativity.deviantart.com/art/Old-Testament-Homosexuality-155369784?q=boost%3Apopular%20new%20testament%20homosexuality&qo=1 This essay clarifies the subject.]]
* NiceGuy

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* HeterosexualLifePartners - HoYay: HeterosexualLifePartners: With David. See above quote from 2 Samuel. More likely the text was referring to the [[TrueCompanions close bond of friendship]] between the two, but still...
**
still. [[http://inspiredcreativity.deviantart.com/art/Old-Testament-Homosexuality-155369784?q=boost%3Apopular%20new%20testament%20homosexuality&qo=1 This essay clarifies the subject.]]
* %%* NiceGuy



* DavidVersusGoliath: The TropeMaker.

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* %%* DavidVersusGoliath: The TropeMaker.



* HumbleHero

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* %%* HumbleHero



* MyGreatestFailure: The whole Bathsheba incident.

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* %%* MyGreatestFailure: The whole Bathsheba incident.



* TropeNamer: With Goliath.
* [[TwentyBearAsses Two-Hundred Philistine Foreskins]]: Although he only needed to bring back 100.

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* %%* TropeNamer: With Goliath.
* [[TwentyBearAsses Two-Hundred Philistine Foreskins]]: TwentyBearAsses: Although he only needed to bring back 100.100 Philistine foreskins.



* YoungestChildWins: Youngest of 8.

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* %%* YoungestChildWins: Youngest of 8.



* BeautyEqualsGoodness
* GuileHeroine
* HumbleHero

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* %%* BeautyEqualsGoodness
* %%* GuileHeroine
* %%* HumbleHero



* YamatoNadeshiko

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* %%* YamatoNadeshiko



* TheAlcoholic
* DeadpanSnarker
* DeathOfTheHypotenuse
* JerkAss

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* %%* TheAlcoholic
* DeadpanSnarker
*
%%* DeadpanSnarker
%%*
DeathOfTheHypotenuse
* %%* JerkAss



* VillainousBSOD

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* %%* VillainousBSOD



* TheBrute
* CurbStompBattle: Delivered by the much smaller David.
* DavidVersusGoliath: The TropeMaker.

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* %%* TheBrute
* CurbStompBattle: Delivered by the much smaller David.
*
David.
%%*
DavidVersusGoliath: The TropeMaker.



* EvilPrince: Was one of David's sons.

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* %%* EvilPrince: Was one of David's sons.



* RapeAndRevenge: See above.
* LongHairedPrettyBoy: This led to his death.

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* %%* RapeAndRevenge: See above.
* %%* LongHairedPrettyBoy: This led to his death.



* BrotherSisterIncest
* RapeAndRevenge

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* %%* BrotherSisterIncest
* %%* RapeAndRevenge



* {{Badass}}



* PoisonousFriend
* TokenEvilTeammate
* [[YouKilledMyFather You Killed My Brother]]: His reason for killing Abner.

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* %%* PoisonousFriend
* %%* TokenEvilTeammate
* [[YouKilledMyFather You Killed My Brother]]: YouKilledMyFather: His reason for killing Abner.
Abner is the murder of his brother.



* UriahGambit

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* %%* UriahGambit



* ElementalPowers / SpeaksFluentAnimal: According to Islamic tradition.

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* ElementalPowers / SpeaksFluentAnimal: ElementalPowers: According to Islamic tradition.



* FallenHero

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* %%* FallenHero



* JudgmentOfSolomon: TropeNamer.

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* %%* JudgmentOfSolomon: TropeNamer.



* [[TheSmartGuy The Smart Girl]]: Was pretty well-read and eloquent
* [[WhereTheHellIsSpringfield Where The Hell Is Sheba?]] Debates range to this day.

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* [[TheSmartGuy The Smart Girl]]: TheSmartGuy: Was pretty well-read and eloquent
* [[WhereTheHellIsSpringfield Where The Hell Is Sheba?]] WhereTheHellIsSpringfield: Debates about the location of Sheba range to this day.



* CosmicPlaything: LITERALLY.
* DeusAngstMachina: Taken to [[SerialEscalation an extreme]].
* ReplacementGoldfish

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* %%* CosmicPlaything: LITERALLY.
* %%* DeusAngstMachina: Taken to [[SerialEscalation an extreme]].
* %%* ReplacementGoldfish



* ZenSurvivor: And how!

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* %%* ZenSurvivor: And how!



* HeelFaceRevolvingDoor

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* %%* HeelFaceRevolvingDoor



* ApocalypseMaiden
* BeautyIsBad

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* %%* ApocalypseMaiden
* %%* BeautyIsBad



* GodSaveUsFromTheQueen

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* %%* GodSaveUsFromTheQueen



* LadyMacbeth: The OlderThanFeudalism example
* MoralMyopia

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* %%* LadyMacbeth: The OlderThanFeudalism example
* %%* MoralMyopia



* FriendToAllLivingThings: When he was hungry ravens would bring food to him. Despite his [[{{Badass}} skill in killing people]] he was very good with animals and kids. It might have something to do with how he grew up in the wilderness.
* LastOfHisKind:

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* FriendToAllLivingThings: When he was hungry ravens would bring food to him. Despite his [[{{Badass}} skill in killing people]] people he was very good with animals and kids. It might have something to do with how he grew up in the wilderness.
* LastOfHisKind: LastOfHisKind:



* PlayingWithFire: His specialty.
* PlatonicLifePartners: Him and the widow, arguably.
* TheObiWan: To Elisha, his successor. Another interpretation is that Elijah was the Kamina to Elisha's Simon. Everyone remembers how awesome Elijah was, but Elisha was way more awesome.

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* %%* PlayingWithFire: His specialty.
* PlatonicLifePartners: Him and the widow, arguably.
* TheObiWan: To Elisha, his successor. Another interpretation is that Elijah was the Kamina to Elisha's Simon. Everyone remembers how awesome Elijah was, but Elisha was way more awesome.



** DisproportionateRetribution: 42 youths died for insulting his baldness. Not the best reaction...

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** * DisproportionateRetribution: 42 youths died for insulting his baldness. Not the best reaction...



* EverythingsWorseWithBears
* GoodIsNotNice

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* %%* EverythingsWorseWithBears
* %%* GoodIsNotNice



* ApocalypseMaiden
* GenerationXerox

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* %%* ApocalypseMaiden
* %%* GenerationXerox



* OffingTheOffspring

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* %%* OffingTheOffspring



* [[IllBoy Ill Guy]]: Once was this close to death...

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* [[IllBoy Ill Guy]]: IllBoy: Once was this close to death...



* AChildShallLeadThem

to:

* %%* AChildShallLeadThem



* BreakTheCutie
* TheCassandra
* ChosenOne

to:

* %%* BreakTheCutie
* %%* TheCassandra
* %%* ChosenOne



* MadOracle

to:

* %%* MadOracle



* LoveMartyr
* MyGirlIsASlut

to:

* %%* LoveMartyr
* %%* MyGirlIsASlut



* WorldOfCardboardSpeech

to:

* %%* WorldOfCardboardSpeech



* BellyOfTheWhale

to:

* %%* BellyOfTheWhale



* CallingTheHeroOut: God did this after Jonah became upset after the people repented:
-->''But the LORD said, “You have had pity on the plant for which you have not labored, nor made it grow, which came up in a night and perished in a night. And should I not pity Nineveh, that great city, in which are more than one hundred and twenty thousand persons who cannot discern between their right hand and their left—and much livestock?”''

to:

* CallingTheHeroOut: WhatTheHellHero: God did this after Jonah became upset after the people repented:
repented:
-->''But the LORD said, “You have had pity on the plant for which you have not labored, nor made it grow, which came up in a night and perished in a night. And should I not pity Nineveh, that great city, in which are more than one hundred and twenty thousand persons who cannot discern between their right hand and their left—and much livestock?”''



* EverythingIsWorseWithBears: 5:19
* JusticeWillPrevail

to:

* %%* EverythingIsWorseWithBears: 5:19
* %%* JusticeWillPrevail



* TheReasonYouSuckSpeech: See above

to:

* %%* TheReasonYouSuckSpeech: See above



* IncrediblyLamePun: Micah 1:10

to:

* IncrediblyLamePun: Micah 1:10



* GuileHero ''and'' ScienceHero

to:

* %%* GuileHero ''and'' ScienceHero



* TheSmartGuy

to:

* %%* TheSmartGuy



* RuleOfThree: Happens a lot.

to:

* %%* RuleOfThree: Happens a lot.



* TheAtoner
* BreakTheHaughty

to:

* %%* TheAtoner
* %%* BreakTheHaughty



* KneelBeforeZod

to:

* KneelBeforeZod
%%* KneelBeforeZod



* {{Foil}}: To Esther

to:

* %%* {{Foil}}: To Esther



* PutOnABus

to:

* %%* PutOnABus



* BeautyEqualsGoodness

to:

* %%* BeautyEqualsGoodness



* HotConsort
* HelloNurse: And how.
* MatzoFever

to:

* %%* HotConsort
* %%* HelloNurse: And how.
* %%* MatzoFever



* PluckyGirl
* RagsToRiches
** RagsToRoyalty
* SecondLove: To Ahasuerus/Xerxes, the king

to:

* %%* PluckyGirl
* RagsToRiches
**
%%* RagsToRoyalty
* %%* SecondLove: To Ahasuerus/Xerxes, the king



* YamatoNadeshiko

to:

* %%* YamatoNadeshiko



* OldMaster: To Esther.

to:

* %%* OldMaster: To Esther.



** WifeHusbandry: Averted, as he should have married her per the Jewish rules but didn't do so.

to:

** * WifeHusbandry: Averted, Subverted, as he should have married her per the Jewish rules but didn't do so.



* DeathByIrony / LaserGuidedKarma / HoistByHisOwnPetard: Hanged on his own gallows that were built for Mordechai.



* EvilChancellor
* KneelBeforeZod

to:

* %%* EvilChancellor
* HoistByHisOwnPetard: Hanged on his own gallows that were built for Mordechai.
%%*
KneelBeforeZod



* {{Pride}}
* SmugSnake

to:

* %%* {{Pride}}
* %%* SmugSnake



* TheSmartGuy

to:

* %%* TheSmartGuy



* TheDeterminator

to:

* %%* TheDeterminator



* AGodAmI

to:

* %%* AGodAmI



* FaceHeelTurn
* FallenAngel
* {{Pride}}

to:

* %%* FaceHeelTurn
* %%* FallenAngel
* %%* {{Pride}}



* GiantFlyer: the Ziz.
* OurDragonsAreDifferent: Leviathan.

to:

* %%* GiantFlyer: the Ziz.
* %%* OurDragonsAreDifferent: Leviathan.



* AngelUnaware / GodWasMyCopilot: Appeared to His disciples after His death, but they did not recognize Him at first.

to:

* AngelUnaware / GodWasMyCopilot: AngelUnaware: Appeared to His disciples after His death, but they did not recognize Him at first.



* BadassBeard
* BadassPacifist: See TheDeterminator below.

to:

* %%* BadassBeard
* %%* BadassPacifist: See TheDeterminator below.



* BullyingADragon: Frequently target of this.
* CassandraTruth
* CelibateHero:
* CloudCuckooLander: When asked if an adulterer should be stoned, Jesus wrote or drew something in the dirt with his finger instead of answering, and that's just the tip of the iceberg.
** ObfuscatingStupidity: Alot of the time, these moments ''do'' help him make his point.

to:

* %%* BullyingADragon: Frequently target of this.
* %%* CassandraTruth
* %%* CelibateHero:
* CloudCuckooLander: When asked if an adulterer should be stoned, Jesus wrote or drew something in the dirt with his finger instead of answering, and that's just the tip of the iceberg.
** ObfuscatingStupidity: Alot
iceberg. [[ObfuscatingStupidity A lot of the time, these moments ''do'' help him make his point.]]



* CrucifiedHeroShot: The TropeCodifier.

to:

* CrucifiedHeroShot: The TropeCodifier. He died at the cross to atone for mankind's sins.



* DeadpanSnarker: If you happened to be Pharisees or Sadducee.
** More along the lines of a GentlemanSnarker.



* FriendToAllChildren
* FriendToAllLivingThings:
* HealingHands: He healed a lot of people, usually by laying hands on them.

to:

* %%* FriendToAllChildren
* %%* FriendToAllLivingThings:
* HealingHands: He healed a lot of people, usually by laying hands on them.



* HeroicSacrifice / SomeoneHasToDie: Jesus had to die and suffer punishment for mankind's sins, in order to make it possible for people to be saved and not have to suffer punishment for their own sins.
* HumbleHero: Shows this in many ways.
* IncorruptiblePurePureness
* ItSucksToBeTheChosenOne: Oh, yes...

to:

* HeroicSacrifice / SomeoneHasToDie: HeroicSacrifice: Jesus had to die and suffer punishment for mankind's sins, in order to make it possible for people to be saved and not have to suffer punishment for their own sins.
* %%* HumbleHero: Shows this in many ways.
* %%* IncorruptiblePurePureness
* %%* ItSucksToBeTheChosenOne: Oh, yes...



* ManInWhite: Usually.

to:

* %%* ManInWhite: Usually.



* MessianicArchetype: The TropeMaker.

to:

* %%* MessianicArchetype: The TropeMaker.



* ScrewTheMoneyIHaveRules: His ethics in a nutshell.

to:

* %%* ScrewTheMoneyIHaveRules: His ethics in a nutshell.



* TeamDad: For His Apostles
* ThanatosGambit: He gets better.
* TurnTheOtherCheek: TropeNamer
* TheUnreveal: To settle a dispute, Jesus wrote something in the ground that apparently blew them away and made everyone stop fighting. This is the only recorded instance of Jesus ever writing anything. But none of the books ever tell us ''what'' he wrote, maybe because [[YouCannotGraspTheTrueForm we couldn't understand it?]].
** The incident in question is recorded in John 8, when the people brought the woman who was caught in adultery in [[RunningGag yet another attempt to trap Jesus by his own words]]. Commentators have suggested that what Jesus wrote on the ground was the accusers' own sins, as a way of calling them out for hypocrisy.

to:

* %%* TeamDad: For His Apostles
* %%* ThanatosGambit: He gets better.
* %%* TurnTheOtherCheek: TropeNamer
* TheUnreveal: In John 8, the people brought a woman who was caught in adultery in [[RunningGag yet another attempt to trap Jesus by his own words]]. To settle a the dispute, Jesus wrote something in the ground that apparently blew them away and made everyone stop fighting. This is the only recorded instance of Jesus ever writing anything. But none of the books ever tell us ''what'' he wrote, maybe because [[YouCannotGraspTheTrueForm we couldn't understand it?]].
** The incident in question is recorded in John 8, when the people brought the woman who was caught in adultery in [[RunningGag yet another attempt to trap Jesus by his own words]].
wrote. Commentators have suggested that what Jesus wrote on the ground was the accusers' own sins, as a way of calling them out for hypocrisy.



* [[TheAtoner The Vicarious Atoner]]
* WhamLine: "Tonight, one of you will betray me".

to:

* [[TheAtoner The Vicarious Atoner]]
* WhamLine: "Tonight, one of you will betray me".
me" at the last supper.



* AGodAmI

to:

* AGodAmIAGodAmI: He tried to place himself above God, and was struck down for his {{Pride}}.



* FaceHeelTurn: The first one in all existence.
* FallenAngel: Again, first guy to do this.

to:

* %%* FaceHeelTurn: The first one in all existence.
* %%* FallenAngel: Again, first guy to do this.



* LightIsNotGood: Satan transforms/disguises himself as an angel of light, and the Bible says that he is evil.
** He's commonly referred to as [[DarkIsEvil the Prince of Darkness]] though. Which is not supported by the Bible anyway (in fact its Yahweh who's [[DarkIsNotEvil dark]]).
*** Lucifer means "lightbringer".

to:

* LightIsNotGood: Satan transforms/disguises himself as an angel of light, and the Bible says that he is evil.
** He's commonly referred to as [[DarkIsEvil the Prince of Darkness]] though. Which is not supported by the Bible anyway (in fact its Yahweh who's [[DarkIsNotEvil dark]]).
***
evil. Lucifer means "lightbringer".



* TheCorrupter: To Judas at the very least. Likely to Eve.
* TheLancer: To God prior to FaceHeelTurn

to:

* %%* TheCorrupter: To Judas at the very least. Likely to Eve.
* %%* TheLancer: To God prior to FaceHeelTurn FaceHeelTurn



* OurAngelsAreDifferent / OurDragonsAreDifferent: Takes the form of a red, seven headed dragon in Revelation. Whether he really looks like this, or if he shape shifted, is not specified, may not even be literal (Revelation is [[MindScrew strange]]).

to:

* OurAngelsAreDifferent / OurDragonsAreDifferent: Takes the form of a red, seven headed dragon in Revelation. Whether he really looks like this, or if he shape shifted, is not specified, may not even be literal (Revelation is [[MindScrew strange]]).



* ChuckCunninghamSyndrome / DisappearedDad: [[WildMassGuessing Theological scholars]] speculate Joseph's lack of appearance post-Nativity may be due to Joseph dying at some point.
** Joseph shows up in that episode when Jesus was 12 and He was in the Temple showing off his knowledge to the rabbis. Mary and Joseph were both mentioned here. After this, not much is known. Most sources say Jesus was an adult when Joseph died.

to:

* ChuckCunninghamSyndrome / DisappearedDad: [[WildMassGuessing Theological scholars]] speculate Joseph's lack of appearance post-Nativity may be due to Joseph dying at some point.
** Joseph shows up in that episode when Jesus was 12 and He was in the Temple showing off his knowledge to the rabbis. Mary and Joseph were both mentioned here. After this, not much is known. Most sources say Jesus was an adult when Joseph died.
point.



* NiceGuy

to:

* %%* NiceGuy



* BeautyEqualsGoodness
* BreakoutCharacter - In Catholicism.
* {{Celibate Hero}}ine:
** Played straight at the time of Jesus' birth - there's a reason she got her title. Possibly averted afterward, depending on whether you translate references to Jesus' "brothers and sisters" as literal or metaphorical.

to:

* %%* BeautyEqualsGoodness
* %%* BreakoutCharacter - In Catholicism.
* {{Celibate Hero}}ine:
**
Hero}}ine: Played straight at the time of Jesus' birth - there's a reason she got her title. Possibly averted afterward, depending on whether you translate references to Jesus' "brothers and sisters" as literal or metaphorical.



* TheChosenOne: Chosen by God out of many different young women to be the mother of Jesus
** ItSucksToBeTheChosenOne: Has to watch her son be humiliated and killed, and cannot do anything about it.

to:

* TheChosenOne: Chosen by God out of many different young women to be the mother of Jesus
** ItSucksToBeTheChosenOne: Has
Jesus. [[ItSucksToBeTheChosenOne She had to watch her son be humiliated and killed, and cannot do anything about it. it.]]



* TheIngenue
* JewishMother: Well, literally. Subverted, however, in that she isn't really a ControlFreak.

to:

* %%* TheIngenue
* JewishMother: Well, literally. Subverted, however, in that she isn't really a ControlFreak.



* OneSteveLimit

to:

* %%* OneSteveLimit



* TeamMom
* VirginPower
* WorldsMostBeautifulWoman
* YamatoNadeshiko

to:

* %%* TeamMom
* %%* VirginPower
* %%* WorldsMostBeautifulWoman
* %%* YamatoNadeshiko



* HermitGuru

to:

* %%* HermitGuru



* BadassNickname: James and John, the "Sons of Thunder".
* CallingTheHeroOut: Jesus did this to the disciples after they rebuked people for bringing their children to see Jesus.



* TheSixthRanger: Matthias

to:

* RedBaron: James and John are known as the "Sons of Thunder".
%%*
TheSixthRanger: Matthias
* WhatTheHellHero: Jesus did this to the disciples after they rebuked people for bringing their children to see Jesus.



* BadassBeard

to:

* %%* BadassBeard



** Actually, he may be more of a BigGuy if you want to do the Five Man Band.



* EtTuBrute
* FaceHeelTurn: His betrayal, obviously.
* HeelRealization
* {{Greed}} Interesting note, the thirty pieces of silver Judas was paid is the same amount Jewish law requires you to pay someone if you murder their slave.
* LesCollaborateurs: A more common villainous example.

to:

* %%* EtTuBrute
* %%* FaceHeelTurn: His betrayal, obviously.
* %%* HeelRealization
* {{Greed}} {{Greed}}: Interesting note, the thirty pieces of silver Judas was paid is the same amount Jewish law requires you to pay someone if you murder their slave.
* %%* LesCollaborateurs: A more common villainous example.



* MyGodWhatHaveIDone

to:

* %%* MyGodWhatHaveIDone



* AlliterativeName

to:

* %%* AlliterativeName



* TheChick

to:

* %%* TheChick



* AmbitionIsEvil
* OneSteveLimit
* TreacherousAdvisor: His sister, Salome.

to:

* %%* AmbitionIsEvil
* %%* OneSteveLimit
* %%* TreacherousAdvisor: His sister, Salome.



* GotVolunteered: During the crucifixion.

to:

* %%* GotVolunteered: During the crucifixion.



* {{Badass}}: Fighting wild beasts in Ephesus; being stoned, dragged out of the city, and left for dead only for his followers to find him very much alive later on.
* DeadpanSnarker (And how)
* {{Determinator}}

to:

* {{Badass}}: Fighting wild beasts in Ephesus; being stoned, dragged out of the city, and left for dead only for his followers to find him very much alive later on.
*
%%* DeadpanSnarker (And how)
* %%* {{Determinator}}



* OneSteveLimit

to:

* %%* OneSteveLimit



* [[SpellMyNameWithAnS Spell My Name Without An S]]: Saul is Paul's Hebrew name. Due to having dual citizenship (Jewish and Greco-Roman), Saul/Paul has two names. Since Paul is mostly shown in Greco-Roman territory, he goes by Paul.
* ThePowerOfLove: See Corinthians 13.
* UnwantedFalseFaith: Acts 14, Paul and Barnabus are witnessing in one Greek city and performing some miracles while they were at it. The citizens of the city were convinced that they were the Gods, Hermes and Zeus respectively and set up a whole procession to sacrificing to them as such. The apostles had to go to considerable lengths trying to make them to stop. This, in turn, made it easier for troublemakers to convince the very same citizens to attempt stoning Paul and Barnabus to death.

to:

* [[SpellMyNameWithAnS Spell My Name Without An S]]: SpellMyNameWithAnS: Saul is Paul's Hebrew name. Due to having dual citizenship (Jewish and Greco-Roman), Saul/Paul has two names. Since Paul is mostly shown in Greco-Roman territory, he goes by Paul.
* %%* ThePowerOfLove: See Corinthians 13.
* UnwantedFalseFaith: Acts 14, Paul and Barnabus are witnessing in one Greek city and performing some miracles while they were at it. The citizens of the city were convinced that they were the Gods, Hermes and Zeus respectively and set up a whole procession to sacrificing to them as such. The apostles had to go to considerable lengths trying to make them to stop. This, in turn, made it easier for troublemakers to convince the very same citizens to attempt stoning Paul and Barnabus to death.
death.



* DistantFinale: He wrote it.
* GainaxEnding

to:

* %%* DistantFinale: He wrote it.
* %%* GainaxEnding



* NamesTheSame / OneSteveLimit: It's never specified if this was the same John the Apostle, John Mark, or John the Evangelist, or some other unknown John. He definitely isn't John the Baptizer. Probably. Most Bible scholars and commentators are of the view that John the Revelator (as this one is sometimes called) and John the disciple of Jesus are the same person.
* NumerologicalMotif: Boy, howdy!

to:

* NamesTheSame / OneSteveLimit: NamesTheSame: It's never specified if this was the same John the Apostle, John Mark, or John the Evangelist, or some other unknown John. He definitely isn't John the Baptizer. Probably. Most Bible scholars and commentators are of the view that John the Revelator (as this one is sometimes called) and John the disciple of Jesus are the same person.
* %%* NumerologicalMotif: Boy, howdy!



* [[FiveTokenBand Billions Token Band]]: Eventually will include people from every tongue and tribe, no exceptions.
** The Magi are also traditionally portrayed as a TokenTrio: One from Europe, one from Africa, and one from India.
* HeelFaceTurn

to:

* [[FiveTokenBand Billions Token Band]]: FiveTokenBand: Eventually will include people from every tongue and tribe, no exceptions.
** The Magi are also traditionally portrayed as a TokenTrio: One from Europe, one from Africa, and one from India.
*
%%* HeelFaceTurn



* PalsWithJesus

to:

* %%* PalsWithJesus



* WhatKindOfLamePowerIsHeartAnyway[=/=]HeartIsAnAwesomePower: There is considerable controversy over the Sign Gifts and the more mundane gifts. Paul called the early church out on this bickering. If all TVTropes pages related to a work, where would the trope pages be? If all were trope pages, where would the UsefulNotes be?

to:

* WhatKindOfLamePowerIsHeartAnyway[=/=]HeartIsAnAwesomePower: TokenTrio: The Magi are traditionally portrayed as one: One from Europe, one from Africa, and one from India.
* WhatKindOfLamePowerIsHeartAnyway:
There is considerable controversy over the Sign Gifts and the more mundane gifts. Paul [[HeartIsAnAwesomePower called the early church out out]] on this bickering. If all TVTropes pages related to a work, where would the trope pages be? If all were trope pages, where would the UsefulNotes be?bickering.



* CallingTheHeroOut: [[InvertedTrope They were not really heroes,]] they only [[KnightTemplar claimed]] to be, but the Pharisees made the temple into a den of thieves and Jesus rebuked them for this.



* HolierThanThou / {{Pride}}
* {{Hypocrite}}: Their religion was more to make then look good in front of men then out of any real love for God. For example, they got mad at the disciples for eating with unwashed hands, but they themselves plotted murder and stole from people.
* {{Irony}}:
** They had a reputation as being very religious. They also were some of Jesus's worst enemies.

to:

* HolierThanThou / {{Pride}}
%%* HolierThanThou
* {{Hypocrite}}: Their religion was more to make then look good in front of men then out of any real love for God. For example, they got mad at the disciples for eating with unwashed hands, but they themselves plotted murder and stole from people.
people.
* {{Irony}}:
**
{{Irony}}: They had a reputation as being very religious. They also were some of Jesus's worst enemies.



* KnightTemplar
* LawfulStupid

to:

* %%* KnightTemplar
* %%* LawfulStupid



* MaliciousSlander

to:

* %%* MaliciousSlander



* ScrewTheRulesIHaveMoney
* ScrewTheRulesIMakeThem

to:

* %%* ScrewTheRulesIHaveMoney
* %%* ScrewTheRulesIMakeThem
* WhatTheHellHero: [[InvertedTrope They were not really heroes,]] they only [[KnightTemplar claimed]] to be, but the Pharisees made the temple into a den of thieves and Jesus rebuked them for this.



* {{Badass}}: He made war with Satan, and ''won''.



* HumanoidAbomination: As in most angels.

to:

* %%* HumanoidAbomination: As in most angels.



* HumanoidAbomination

to:

* %%* HumanoidAbomination



* ElementalPowers: In the Book of Enoch, there's...
** MakingASplash: ...Ghaghiel and a few others associated with water.
** ThePowerOfTheSun: Also Shamsiel.
* FallenAngel

to:

* ElementalPowers: In the Book of Enoch, there's...
** MakingASplash: ...Ghaghiel and a few others associated with water.
** ThePowerOfTheSun: Also Shamsiel.
*
%%* FallenAngel



* GuardianAngel
* HumanMomNonhumanDad: The nephilim.
* HumanoidAbomination
* LightIsNotGood:
** In the Book of Enoch, among the fallen angels there's Shamsiel, the angel of the Sun, and many others associated with light, fire and stuff.

to:

* %%* GuardianAngel
* HumanMomNonhumanDad: The nephilim.
*
nephilim are believed to be the offspring of angel fathers and human mothers.
%%*
HumanoidAbomination
* LightIsNotGood:
**
LightIsNotGood: In the Book of Enoch, among the fallen angels there's Shamsiel, the angel of the Sun, and many others associated with light, fire and stuff.stuff.
* MakingASplash: Ghaghiel and a few others are associated with water.



* NoNameGiven: Most of them.

to:

* %%* NoNameGiven: Most of them.



* SadlyMythtaken: The cherubim. Boy, howdy...

to:

* %%* ThePowerOfTheSun: Also Shamsiel.
%%*
SadlyMythtaken: The cherubim. Boy, howdy...



* WingedHumanoid: Often depicted as this.

to:

* %%* WingedHumanoid: Often depicted as this.



* AntiChrist: The first horseman, possibly.
* {{BFS}}: The 2nd horseman

to:

* %%* AntiChrist: The first horseman, possibly.
* %%* {{BFS}}: The 2nd horseman



* FourIsDeath: Literally.
* GrimReaper: The 4th horseman.
* {{Hellish Horse}}s
* LightIsNotGood / LightIsGood: The first horseman, depending on who you think he is and whether you see them as evil or not.

to:

* %%* FourIsDeath: Literally.
* GrimReaper: The 4th horseman.
*
horseman is Death himself.
%%*
{{Hellish Horse}}s
* LightIsNotGood / LightIsGood: LightIsNotGood: The first horseman, horseman on the white horse, depending on who you think he is and whether you see them as evil or not.



* AntiChrist

to:

* %%* AntiChrist



* EldritchAbomination
* MixAndMatchCritter
* PantheraAwesome: The leopard.
* VillainWithGoodPublicity

to:

* %%* EldritchAbomination
* %%* MixAndMatchCritter
* %%* PantheraAwesome: The leopard.
* %%* VillainWithGoodPublicity



* BigBrotherMentor: To Tobias.
* HumanoidAbomination
* TheMedic

to:

* %%* BigBrotherMentor: To Tobias.
* %%* HumanoidAbomination
* %%* TheMedic



* [[IllBoy Ill Older Man]]: He's literally shat on (by pigeons) and loses his sight as he's hit in the eyes.

to:

* [[IllBoy Ill Older Man]]: He's literally shat on (by pigeons) and loses his sight as he's hit in the eyes.



* ChristmasCake: Sarah was in danger of becoming one because...

to:

* %%* ChristmasCake: Sarah was in danger of becoming one because...



* KissingCousins
* TheDutifulSon (Tobias)

to:

* %%* KissingCousins
* %%* TheDutifulSon (Tobias)



* BigBad: Of Maccabees
* CruelAndUnusualDeath: While it was NOT unusual to torture people, the sheer ''extremes'' and "creativity" used in the case of the seven siblings and their mom is what puts him here.

to:

* %%* BigBad: Of Maccabees
* CruelAndUnusualDeath: While it was NOT unusual to torture people, the sheer ''extremes'' and "creativity" used in the case of the seven siblings and their mom is what puts him here.



* BeautyEqualsGoodness

to:

* %%* BeautyEqualsGoodness



* GuileHeroine
* LadyOfWar

to:

* %%* GuileHeroine
* %%* LadyOfWar



* TheOjou: Type 2

to:

* %%* TheOjou: Type 2
3rd May '16 8:05:01 PM nombretomado
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* MosesInTheBullrushes: The TropeNamer. Ironically, he is not a perfect fit for this trope as in the actual text he knew he was an Israelite. The [[WesternAnimation/ThePrinceOfEgypt movie]] changed it because of the RuleOfDrama.

to:

* MosesInTheBullrushes: MosesInTheBulrushes: The TropeNamer. Ironically, he is not a perfect fit for this trope as in the actual text he knew he was an Israelite. The [[WesternAnimation/ThePrinceOfEgypt movie]] changed it because of the RuleOfDrama.



* MosesIntheBullrushes: Saved from being killed during his grandmother's purge.

to:

* MosesIntheBullrushes: MosesIntheBulrushes: Saved from being killed during his grandmother's purge.
8th Jan '16 9:34:19 PM Berrenta
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* OurGodsAreGreater / ThereCanOnlyBeOne: The "one and true deity" [[note]]Which is pretty debated in meaning itself[[/note]] of course, but given how much He is angered at the worship of other gods as well as some weird [[BigLippedAlligatorMoment one time passages/verses]] suggest He may not be the only one. Needless to say....
** [[OurMonstersAreDifferent Our God Is Different]]: Jews, Christians, and Muslims have three different ideas. Long story short, Jews believe in one God who [[MasterRace favors them above all others]]; Christians believe in one God who is also three (except the extinct Arian sect) but does not favor any particular ethnic group; and Muslims believe in one God who plays no ethnic favorites.

to:

* OurGodsAreGreater / ThereCanOnlyBeOne: The "one and true deity" [[note]]Which is pretty debated in meaning itself[[/note]] of course, but given how much He is angered at the worship of other gods as well as some weird [[BigLippedAlligatorMoment one time passages/verses]] suggest He may not be the only one. Needless to say....
** [[OurMonstersAreDifferent Our God Is Different]]:
OurGodsAreDifferent: Jews, Christians, and Muslims have three different ideas. Long story short, Jews believe in one God who [[MasterRace favors them above all others]]; Christians believe in one God who is also three (except the extinct Arian sect) but does not favor any particular ethnic group; and Muslims believe in one God who plays no ethnic favorites.


Added DiffLines:

* ThereCanOnlyBeOne: The "one and true deity" [[note]]Which is pretty debated in meaning itself[[/note]] of course, but given how much He is angered at the worship of other gods as well as some weird [[BigLippedAlligatorMoment one time passages/verses]] suggest He may not be the only one. Needless to say....
29th Dec '15 8:00:08 PM Willbyr
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* FountainOfExpies: ThisWiki gives us the CrystalDragonJesus and MessianicArchetype tropes; if the authors have encountered Christianity, they can be assumed to be expys. Some of the most well-known, though, include [[StarWars Luke Skywalker and his father]], [[ChroniclesOfNarnia Aslan]], {{Superman}}, and [[Anime/NeonGenesisEvangelion Nagisa Kaworu]]. In RealLife, many individuals have claimed to be His reincarnation.
3rd May '14 11:35:46 AM Willbyr
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* CleverCrows: God sent ravens to feed him.



* RavensAndCrows: God sent ravens to feed him.
11th Nov '13 6:05:45 PM Willbyr
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* EldritchAbomination: "God works in mysterious ways" is putting it mildly.

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* EldritchAbomination: "God works in mysterious ways" An incomprehensible being that at one point defines himself by the extent to which he is putting it mildly.unlike humans.



* GreenLanternRing: Goes with the whole "omnipotence" thing.



* ImaginationBasedSuperpower: Goes with the whole "omnipotence" thing.



** [[CompletelyMissingThePoint A talking skink]]?
13th Oct '13 7:02:09 AM lu127
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* BloodOnTheseHands: He washed it off.
11th Aug '13 8:13:35 PM Willbyr
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* TheCasanova: He had [[BeyondTheImpossible seven hundred wives and three hundred concubines]], which is more than anyone else in the Bible. Also if you read the Song of Songs of Solomon, you can see that he sure knows how to sweet talk women

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* TheCasanova: He had [[BeyondTheImpossible [[ExaggeratedTrope seven hundred wives and three hundred concubines]], which is more than anyone else in the Bible. Also if you read the Song of Songs of Solomon, you can see that he sure knows how to sweet talk women



* DeusAngstMachina: Taken to BeyondTheImpossible level.

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* DeusAngstMachina: Taken to BeyondTheImpossible level.[[SerialEscalation an extreme]].
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