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Continuum History of Apocalypticism

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Published by Continuum International Publishing Group .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History of religion,
  • Religion,
  • Revelation,
  • Religion - World Religions,
  • Comparative Religion,
  • Apocalyptic literature,
  • Christian Theology - General,
  • History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsBernard McGinn (Editor), John J. Collins (Editor), Stephen J. Stein (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages720
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8167871M
    ISBN 100826415202
    ISBN 109780826415202

    Steve Moyise, "Authorial intention and the book of Revelation," Andrews University Seminary Studies (Spring ): pdf: Frederick J. Murphy, "Apocalypses and Apocalypticism: The State of the Question," Currents in Research: Biblical Studies 2 (): George W.E. Nickelsburg, Jewish Literature Between the Bible and the. Apocalypticism, eschatological (end-time) views and movements that focus on cryptic revelations about a sudden, dramatic, and cataclysmic intervention of God in history; the judgment of all men; the salvation of the faithful elect; and the eventual rule of the elect with God in a renewed heaven and earth. Arising in Zoroastrianism, an Iranian religion founded by the 6th-century-bc prophet.

    Hailed as the best scholarship in its field, this survey traces apocalypticism's role in Western history from its origins to the close of the third millennium. Continuum congratulates Stephen J. Stein on being the recipient of the Choice Outstanding Academic Book Award. Praise for the Encyclopedia. The Origins of Apocalypticism In my previous post I began to explain how, in , while teaching a class at Rutgers on the Problem of Suffering, I came to realize that I simply didn’t accept any longer most of the views of the Bible on why there was suffering in the world.

    Jesus and John the Baptist I think can accurately be described as either as eschatological or even apocalyptic prophets. Meaning that they were people who expected an abrupt and decisive change. You can write a book review and share your experiences. Other readers will always be interested in your opinion of the books you've read. Whether you've loved the book or not, if you give your honest and detailed thoughts then people will find new books that are right for them.


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The Continuum History of Apocalypticism is a 1-volume, select edition of the 3-vol. Encyclopedia of Apocalypticism first published in The main historical surveys that provided the spine of the Encyclopedia have been retained, while essays of a thematic nature, and a few whose subject matter is not central to the historical development /5(2).

The Continuum History of Apocalypticism is a 1-volume, select edition of the 3-vol. Encyclopedia of Apocalypticism first published in The main historical surveys that provided the spine of the Encyclopedia have been retained, while essays of a thematic nature, and a few whose subject matter is not central to the historical development Pages: The Continuum History of Apocalypticism is a 1-volume, select edition of the 3-vol.

Encyclopedia of Apocalypticism first published in The main historical surveys that provided the spine of the Encyclopedia have been retained, while essays of a thematic nature, and a few whose subject matter is not central to the historical development, have been omitted.

The Continuum History of Apocalypticism is a 1-volume, select edition of the 3-vol. Encyclopedia of Apocalypticism first published in The main historical surveys that provided the spine of the Encyclopedia have been retained, while essays of a thematic nature, and a few whose subject matter is not central to the historical development 3/5(1).

Rather, they strive to understand a powerful, perhaps even indispensable, element in the history of Western religions that has been the source of both good and evil, and still is yet today."The Editors The Continuum History of Apocalypticism is a 1-volume, select edition of the 3-vol.

Encyclopedia of Apocalypticism first published in Rather, they strive to understand a powerful, perhaps even indispensable, element in the history of Western religions that has been the source of both good and evil, and still is yet today."The Editors The Continuum History of Apocalypticism is a 1-volume, select edition of the 3-vol.

Encyclopedia of Apocalypticism first published in The Continuum History of Apocalypticism is a 1-volume, select edition of the 3-vol. Encyclopedia of Apocalypticism first published in The main historical surveys that provided the spine of the Encyclopedia have been retained, while essays of a thematic nature, and a few whose subject matter is not central to the historical development Price: $ The Continuum History of Apocalypticism is a 1-volume, select edition of the 3-volume Encyclopedia of Apocalypticism first published in The main historical surveys that provided the spine of the Encyclopedia have been retained, while essays of a thematic nature, and a few whose subject matter is not central to the historical development, have been omitted.

Continuum History of Apocalypticism John J. Collins, Editor, Bernard McGinn, Editor, Stephen J. Stein, Editor Continuum $ (p) ISBN ARTICLES. Rather, they strive to understand a powerful, perhaps even indispensable, element in the history of Western religions that has been the source of both good and evil, and still is yet Editors The Continuum History of Apocalypticism is a 1-volume, select edition of the 3-vol.

Encyclopedia of Apocalypticism first published in /5(7). I’m currently reading the book, The Continuum History of Apocalypticism, edited by Bernard J. McGinn, John J. Collins, and Stephen J.

Stein (). This book consists of three main parts: (1) 8 article on the origins of apocalypticism in the ancient world; (2) 7 articles on apocalyptic traditions from late antiquity to cs C.E.; and (3) 10 articles on apocalypticism in the modern age.

The author and its contributors convey the implications of the messages on each respective audience,e.g. the book of Revelation to the first century Christians living under Jewish and Roman persecution. Most of all The Continuum History of Apocalypticism helps identify the highly symbolic nature of apocalyptic language as literary devices/5.

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I’m currently reading the book, The Continuum History of Apocalypticism, edited by Bernard J. McGinn, John J. Collins, and Stephen J. Stein (). This book consists of three main parts: (1) 8 article on the origins of apocalypticism in the ancient world; (2) 7 articles on apocalyptic traditions from late antiquity to cs C.E.; and (3) 10 articles on apocalypticism in the modern age.

Rather, they strive to understand a powerful, perhaps even indispensable, element in the history of Western religions that has been the source of both good and evil, and still is yet Editors The Continuum History of Apocalypticism is a 1-volume, select edition of the 3-vol.

Encyclopedia of Apocalypticism first published in Hailed as the best scholarship in its field, this survey traces apocalypticism's role in Western history from its origins to the close of the third millennium. Continuum congratulates Joan J.

Collins on being the recipient of the Choice Outstanding Academic Book Award. The Continuum History of Apocalypticism: Bernard McGinn, John J. Collins, Stephen Stein: Books - (2). Apocalypticism is the religious belief that there will be an apocalypse, a term which originally referred to a revelation, but now it usually refers to the belief that the end of the world is imminent, even within one's own lifetime.

This belief is usually accompanied by the idea that civilization will soon come to a tumultuous end due to some sort of catastrophic global event. Chapt 11 and 12 in the Book of Daniel make up Daniel's final vision, describing a series of conflicts between the unnamed "King of the North" and "King of the South" leading to the "time of the end", when Israel will be vindicated and the dead raised to shame or glory.

Current scholarship surmises that the Book of Daniel was written in reaction to the persecution of the Jews by the. The book is certain to make an enormous impact in the fields of political thought, intellectual history, and American studies, especially given the now fashionable ‘theological' turn in political theory and the dramatic surge in apocalyptic politics throughout the world.' John P.

McCormick - University of Chicago. Buy Encyclopedia of Apocalypticism (The encyclopedia of apocalypticism) by Bernard McGinn, Bernard McGinn (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low Reviews: 2.Scholars focusing on the United States have often built on his work and that of others as they explain how Americans made sense of the long and abiding millennial tradition.

McGinn, John J. Collins, and Stephen J. Stein’s edited series of essays entitled The Continuum History of Apocalypticism provides an excellent overview of the topic. The.Extracted from text Boekbesprekings / Book Reviews McGinn, B, Collins, J J & Stein, S J (eds) - The continuum history of apocalypticism Publishers: New York: Continuum.

Hard cover, xvi + Pages. Price: Unknown Reviewer: Dr Marius Nel (Northwest University, Potchefstroom Campus) The continuum history of apocalypticism is a an abridged version of the 3 volume, page Encyclopedia.