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Books Books 11 - 20 of about 47 related to Cosmos, Chaos, and the World to Come: The Ancient Roots of Apocalyptic Faith.   

Jealous Gods and Chosen People: The Mythology of the Middle East

David Leeming - Social Science - 2004 - 160 pages
Esteemed scholar David Leeming, who has authored more than twelve books on mythology, here offers the first comprehensive narrative study of the mythology of the Middle East ...
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Creation Stories of the Middle East

Ewa Wasilewska - Social Science - 2000 - 224 pages
This comprehensive study explores the region's 'forgotten' narratives, myths and traditions. Drawing on stories from Ancient Mesopotamia, Egypt, Anatolia, Syria-Palestine and ...
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The Devil: Perceptions of Evil from Antiquity to Primitive Christianity

Jeffrey Burton Russell - Religion - 1987 - 276 pages
Traces the evolution of the concept of evil from ancient times to the period of the New Testament, calling attention to ideas about the Devil in Eastern and Western cultures
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The Original Story: God, Israel, and the World

John Barton, Julia Bowden - Religion - 2005 - 318 pages
The Original Story is a comprehensive and lively guide to the Old Testament, offering an essential introduction for readers of all faiths and none. It provides a complete ...
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The Biblical World, Volume 2

John Barton - Bible - 2004 - 539 pages
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Mind the Gap: How the Jewish Writings between the Old and New Testament Help ...

Matthias Henze - Religion - 2017 - 248 pages
Do you want to understand Jesus of Nazareth, his apostles, and the rise of early Christianity? Reading the Old Testament is not enough, writes Matthias Henze in this slender ...
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Revival: Religion and the Future Life (1922): The Development of the Belief ...

Elias Hershey Sneath - Religion - 2018 - 338 pages
This book discusses the in-depth history regarding the development of the belief in the Life After Death, including incites from across history and culture. From Ancient ...
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Creation, Un-creation, Re-creation: A Discursive Commentary on Genesis 1-11

Joseph Blenkinsopp - Religion - 2011 - 214 pages
A new commentary volume looking at the theological and literary motivations of Genesis 1-11.
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