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The Encyclopedia of Apocalypticism free pdf Apocalyptism has been broadly defined as the belief that God has revealed the imminent end of the ongoing struggle between good and evil throughout history. It has been a major element in the three monotheistic religions of Judaism, Christianity and Islam and extensive scholarship has been devoted to apocalyptic study during the latter half of the 20th century. With contributions from 42 scholars, this encyclopedia in three volumes provides a comprehensive survey of apocalypticism's role in Western history from its origins down to the eve of the third millennium.

About Bernard McGinn

John J. Collins is Holmes Professor of Old Testament Criticism and Interpretation at Yale University Divinity School. Bernard McGinn is the Naomi Shenstone Donnelly Professor Historical Theology and the History of Christianity at the University of Chicago Divinity School. Stephen J. Stein teaches Religious Studis at Indiana University.

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Author : Bernard McGinn
Publisher : Continuum International Publishing Group Ltd.
Data Published : 11 May 2000
ISBN : 082641253X
EAN : 9780826412539
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 520 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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