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By Greg Carey

Every major layer of the hot testomony gains the distinctive
concerns of apocalyptic literature, together with the expectancy of a
messiah, wish for a resurrection, expectation of a last judgment, and a
spiritual international that comes with angels and demons. but many contemporary
readers turn away from issues apocalyptic, in particular the e-book of
Revelation.

This advent considers the impact of
apocalyptic literature during the Gospels and Acts, Paul’s letters,
and Revelation. It argues that early Christian authors drew upon
apocalyptic themes to deal with a powerful array of events and
concerns, and it demonstrates—example after example—how apocalyptic
discourse contributed to their ongoing paintings of contextual theology.

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