Kingdom of Heaven
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Kingdom of Heaven is a phrase used in the following ways:
- A term (Greek: βασιλεία τῶν οὐρανῶν) used in the Gospel of Matthew in preference to the "kingdom of God" (Greek: βασιλεία τοῦ θεοῦ) of Mark and Luke, thought to be the main content of Jesus's preaching, described by Edward Schillebeeckx as referring to "a process, a course of events, whereby God begins to govern or to act as king or Lord, an action, therefore, by which God manifests his being-God in the world of men".
- Kingdom of Heaven (film), a 2005 film, directed by Ridley Scott
- Kingdom of Heaven, the name of a communal religious group led by William W. Davies near Walla Walla, Washington from 1867 to 1881
- "Kingdom of Heaven", a song appearing on the 1966 album The Psychedelic Sounds of the 13th Floor Elevators by the 13th Floor Elevators
- "Kingdom of Heaven", a song by Epica (band), appearing on their 2009 album Design Your Universe
- Kingdom of Heaven, Bangladesh
- Republic of Heaven, opposing concept developed by Philip Pullman in the His Dark Materials series of novels.
- Holy Rus, the religious and philosophical concept close to the idea of Kingdom of Heaven, which posesses important place in the worldview of people of Russia and central Eurasia through centuries.
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