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A Revelation of Love and Power by Lawrence Farley The Book of Revelation has inspired controversy ever since it was written in the first century. It was the last book to be accepted into the New Testament canon, and today a myriad of mutually contradictory end-times speculations claim to be based on its teachings. Fr. Lawrence Farley provides a sober, patristic interpretation that reads Revelation in its proper context of Jewish apocalyptic literature. He demonstrates that the most…
Apocalyptic Imagination An Introduction to Jewish Apocalyptic Literature
Collins deals with individual apocalyptic texts - the early Enoch literature, the book of Daniel, the Dead Sea Scrolls, and others - concluding with an examination of apocalypticism in early Christianity. This third edition is updated throughout to account for the recent profusion of studies germane to ancient Jewish apocalypticism, with substantially revised and updated bibliography. A valuable resource for students and scholars alike.