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REVELATIONS: Visions, Prophecy, and Politics In the Book of Revelation

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

Multidimensional reading of "the strangest book in the Bible—and the most controversial."The Book of Revelation, a dark and enigmatic account of an apocalyptic end-times vision populated by warring demons and many-headed beasts, has given rise to more competing interpretations than most of the rest of the Bible combined. Even its authorship is disputed, with specialists unsure of whether the John ... Read full review

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Review: Revelations: Visions, Prophecy, and Politics in the Book of Revelation

User Review  - John Lucy - Goodreads

While I don't always agree with Pagels' methods (as evidenced in the footnotes... but most readers won't care about footnotes, so it's all good?), this book is fascinating, learned, and well-argued ... Read full review

Review: Revelations: Visions, Prophecy, and Politics in the Book of Revelation

User Review  - Thomas Tutt - Goodreads

This book is a must, must read (or in my case, must-listen, since I read it on Audiobook). Pagels approach to The Revelation of John is scholarly but approachable, laying out the historical and ... Read full review

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