Dreams of Glory: The Sources of Apocalyptic Terror

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Ashgate Pub., 2006 - Religion - 157 pages
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Islam, Judaism, and Christianity are engaged not in a 'clash of civilizations' but in a sectarian conflict among branches of a single civilization traditionally steeped in apocalyptic imagery and beliefs. Apocalypticism is a religious luxury that modern civilizations can no longer afford. Many would agree that the propagandists of the Christian Right have raised apocalyptic tensions to a dangerous level since 9/11, but in this book Fenn takes on the main line church leaders for their role in promoting an apocalyptic view of history.

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Terror and the Apocalyptic Imagination

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Richard K. Fenn is Professor of Theology at Princeton Theological Seminary, USA.

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