I have shown, indeed, that a few of "the 68" were not antiuniversalist, and that the uncertain were in fact universalists, for example, Clement of Alexandria, Apocalypse of Peter, Sibylline
Oracles (in one passage), Eusebius, Nazianzen, perhaps even Basil and Athanasius, Ambrose, Jerome before his change of mind, and Augustine in his anti-Manichaean years.
In terms of his second purpose, he does an excellent job providing full analyses of the issue of ex eventu prediction in Daniel, 1 Enoch, certain Dead Sea Scrolls (Pseudo-Daniel, 4QJeremiah, the Ezekiel Pseudepigrapha, the Damascus Document, certain Pesharim, 11QMelchizedek), and also the Sibylline
Oracles (written by Hellenized Jews, far from Jerusalem).
priestess engaged in divination served as the fitting image of the poetess: precisely as a medium enters a trance in order to translate divine will, the poetess was seen as falling under the spell of poetic inspiration.
Remarkably, this sibylline
association is directly evoked in the description of Dupin's demeanour when he exercises his analytic abilities.
Arranging the Sibylline
Leaves: James Elliot Cabot's Work as Emerson's Literary Executor.
reply with the echo of the great Calderon de la Barca is also clearly beyond the comprehension of Othello, who, in a later scene, overcome by consternation, exclaims, "Ma qual e la verita?
Apocalypse figures in writing in Europe from the third through fifth centuries in the Sibylline
That is not to say that Masson's early works, such as Le Reve du prisonnier (The Dream of the reisoner), 1924, solely manifest the automatist methods of the day; quite to the contrary, the painting is sober, self-consciously hieratic, with a sibylline
mixture of allegorical figure, disdain for color, and a studious synthetic cubism (a mode the Surrealists were at pains to overthrow for its by-then marked aestheticism and decorative complacency).
Still, some of Jones's Roman poems go beyond a vague Sibylline
intuition and suggest a more pronounced natural orientation to the
Whereas the text of Genesis makes no reference to his preaching, early Jewish and Christian sources commonly portray Noah as preaching repentance, as in the Sibylline
Referring to the sovereign debt crisis in Europe, Poland's Minister of Finance, Jacek Rostowski, said that the negotiations reminded him of the story of the purchase of the Sibylline
Books in ancient Rome.
Part one treats the Parables of Enoch (I Enoch 37-71), 2 Enoch, The Sibylline
Oracles, and literature from Jeremiah, Baruch, 4 Ezra, 2 Baruch, and the testaments of Abraham, Moses, Job, and Solomon.