Book of Revelation

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Noun1.Book of Revelation - the last book of the New TestamentBook of Revelation - the last book of the New Testament; contains visionary descriptions of heaven and of conflicts between good and evil and of the end of the world; attributed to Saint John the Apostle
Four Horsemen - (New Testament) the four evils that will come at the end of the world: conquest rides a white horse; war a red horse; famine a black horse; plague a pale horse
New Testament - the collection of books of the Gospels, Acts of the Apostles, the Pauline and other epistles, and Revelation; composed soon after Christ's death; the second half of the Christian Bible
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Examining the Christian Chapter and discussing its structure, purpose, and sources, he finds that it interprets the Gospels and Christian apocalyptic texts such as the Revelation of John, and other Christian and Muslim scriptural sources in order to address the secret teachings of Jesus.
Although the dramatic visions described in the Revelation of John use symbolism and hyperbole that perplex modern readers, they also reflect a vibrant early Christian prophetic tradition that responded to persecution with a message of hope and redemption.
The True Interpretation Of The Revelation Of John And The Bible
The most outstanding include Adele Reinhartz's "The Gospel of John" and David Frankfurter's "The Revelation of John.
But I had put away childish things by now and the reward, in the Arts Council of Wales' Pavilion at the Venice Biennale, was the revelation of John Cale's multi-screen presentation Dyddiau Du: Dark Days.
Possibly it has a human source: In the Revelation of John, poverty has global causes rooted in the political structure of the imperial system, or, following the Letter of James, we must blame the greed and exploitation of the local elite.
After the revelation of John Prescott's affair, the Chronicle would like to hear from readers who have been affected in any way by an illicit relationship.
In The Revelation of John, we read that a group of people at Ephesus has been scanned for faults and some problems detected.
The revelation of John Nash's bisexual experiences would have made many of director Ron Howard's audience very uncomfortable.
In this he was, however, not followed by his colleagues and successors, most notably by Heinrich Bullinger who is the only leading Reformer to have produced an extensive commentary on Revelation in his 100 sermons on the Revelation of John in 1557.