Power and Place: Temple and Identity in the Book of Revelation, Issue 107

Front Cover
Walter de Gruyter, 2001 - Religion - 368 pages
0 Reviews
No physical structure in antiquity held more significance as a place of access to deity than a temple' - from the introduction. Stevenson's study explores Jewish thought and tradition and the inter-mingling of Greco-Roman and Jewish culture based on an analysis of symbolism in the Book of Revelation.
 

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

Introduction
1
Significance of Temples in Greek and Roman Culture
37
Significance of the Temple in Jewish Life and Thought
115
Temple Power and Identity in Jewish Apocalyptic
183
The Temple and the Book of Revelation
215
Temple and Identity in Revelation
223

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

References to this book

Revelation
Wilfrid J. Harrington
Limited preview - 2008
All Book Search results »

About the author (2001)

The author is professor of religion at Rochester College.

Bibliographic information