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Knowing the end from the beginning : the prophetic, the apocalyptic, and their relationships / Lester L. Grabbe & Robert D. Haak.

Lester L Grabbe

London ; New York : T & T Clark International ; London : Bloomsbury Publishing, ©2003.

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  • Title:
    Knowing the end from the beginning : the prophetic, the apocalyptic, and their relationships / Lester L. Grabbe & Robert D. Haak.
  • Author: Lester L Grabbe
  • Contributor: Robert D Haak (Robert Donel), 1949-
  • Subjects: Apocalyptic literature; Prophecy -- Christianity -- History of doctrines -- Early church, ca. 30-600; BIBLES -- General; RELIGION -- Biblical Reference -- General; RELIGION -- Biblical Reference -- Handbooks; Prophetie; Apokalyptik; Apocalyptic literature; Profetieën; Apocalyptiek; Bijbel; Bibel. Altes Testament; Electronic books; Electronic books;
    Dewey: 220/.046
  • Publication Details: London ; New York : T & T Clark International ; London : Bloomsbury Publishing, ©2003.
  • Language: English
  • Description: Contents: Introduction and overview / Prophecy, apocalypse, and eschatology: reflections on the proposals of Lester Grabbe / Transformations of apocalypticism in early Christianity / The changing face of Babylon in prophetic/apocalyptic literature : seventh century BCE to first century CE and beyond / The eschatology of Zechariah / Mythological discourse in Ezekiel and Daniel and the rise of apocalypticism in Israel / Phophetic and apocalyptic : time for new definitions, and new thinking / Neither phophecies nor apocalypses : the Akkadian literary predictive texts / Apocalypse, prophecy, and the New Testament / The priesthood and the proto-apocalyptic reading of prophetic and pentateuchal texts / Are you the one? The textual dynamnics of messianic self-identity / Appendix: Poets, scribes, or preachers? The reality of prophecy in the second temple period /
  • Identifier: ISBN 9780567632685 (electronic bk.); ISBN 0567632687 (electronic bk.); ISBN 9780567591500 (electronic bk.); ISBN 0567591506 (electronic bk.); ISBN (pbk.); ISBN (pbk.); BNB GBB991913; System number: 019399870
  • Notes: Bibliography note: Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (ix, 226 pages).
  • Series: Journal for the study of the pseudepigrapha. Supplement series ; 46

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