The Apocalypse (Google eBook)

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Liturgical Press, Jan 1, 1990 - Religion - 155 pages
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Misunderstanding abounds concerning this strange and complex book of the New Testament.

This interpretation is written in the conviction that the key to understanding this work is its literary form: revelatory narrative and allegorical narrative. It reveals the structure of the narrative and its basic underlying pattern of persecution, judgment and salvation. It shares with us the message that even as Christ passed through suffering and death to the resurrection beyond, so too may we.

  

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Contents

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B John Gives an Account of His Inaugural
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John Sees What Is and What Is to Take
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Plagues Prepare the Way for the Kingdom
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The Open Scroll l222
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Page 4 - 1 The revelation of Jesus Christ. which God gave him to show to his servants what must soon take place; and he made it known by sending his angel to his servant John, 2 who bore witness to the word of God and to the testimony of Jesus Christ. even to all that he saw.

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About the author (1990)

Adela Yarbro Collins is Buckingham Professor of New Testament Criticism and Interpretation at Yale University. Her previous books include Mark: A Commentary and Crisis and Catharsis: The Power of the Apocalypse.