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The Resource Revelations : visions, prophecy, and politics in the book of Revelation, Elaine Pagels

Revelations : visions, prophecy, and politics in the book of Revelation, Elaine Pagels

Label
Revelations : visions, prophecy, and politics in the book of Revelation
Title
Revelations
Title remainder
visions, prophecy, and politics in the book of Revelation
Statement of responsibility
Elaine Pagels
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A world-renowned scholar of religion and bestselling author of "The Gnostic Gospels, Beyond Belief," and" Reading Judas" explores the strangest and most controversial book in the Bible: the Book of Revelation
Dewey number
228/.06
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Revelations : visions, prophecy, and politics in the book of Revelation, Elaine Pagels
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
John's Revelation : challenging the evil empire, Rome -- Visions of heaven and hell : from Ezekiel and John of Patmos to Paul -- Other revelations : heresy or illumination? -- Confronting persecution : how Jews and Christians separated politics from religion -- Constantine's conversion : how John's Revelation became part of the Bible
Control code
ocn746833711
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
ix, 246 p.
Isbn
9780670023349
Lccn
2011037551
System control number
(OCoLC)746833711
Label
Revelations : visions, prophecy, and politics in the book of Revelation, Elaine Pagels
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
John's Revelation : challenging the evil empire, Rome -- Visions of heaven and hell : from Ezekiel and John of Patmos to Paul -- Other revelations : heresy or illumination? -- Confronting persecution : how Jews and Christians separated politics from religion -- Constantine's conversion : how John's Revelation became part of the Bible
Control code
ocn746833711
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
ix, 246 p.
Isbn
9780670023349
Lccn
2011037551
System control number
(OCoLC)746833711

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