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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The first reading was taken from the Book of the Apocalypse which was read by Kieron, who had tried to save his sister from the house fire in which she died.
It can't last - and disenfranchised first-time buyers are writing their own Book of the Apocalypse.
It is on this note of complete surrender to the power of art--and literature in particular--that the rest of the essays in this collection discuss Plato's refusal of art, the book of the Apocalypse, and Melville's Bartleby.