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Statementedited by David Hellholm.
ContributionsHellholm, David., Kungl. Vitterhets, historie och antikvitets akademien., Uppsala universitet. Teologiska fakulteten.
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LC ClassificationsBL501 .I57 1979
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Paginationxi, 878 p., [1] leaf of plates :
Number of Pages878
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ISBN 103161444604
LC Control Number84113172

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imprint Tübingen: J.C.B. Mohr, This book evokes an imaginative world that is set in deliberate counterpoint to the experiential world of the present. Apocalypticism thrives especially in times of crisis, and it functions by offering a resolution of the relevant crisis, not in practical terms but in terms of imagination and faith.

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Mohr [Paul Siebeck], ), 5John J. Collins, “Apocalyptic Literature,” in Dictionary of New Testament Background,File Size: KB. The Uppsala Colloquium of addressed all aspects of apocalypticism in the ancient Mediterranean world and Near East.

In this volume, Collins presents a survey of the study of apocalypticism in the decade after the Colloquium, and in particular the relation between the literary genre 'apocalypse' and the broader phenomenon of apocalypticism. Worlds of the Ancient Near East and Mediterranean brings alive the texts, archaeology and history of the cultures of the regions around the Mediterranean Sea and eastward to ancient Iran and Iraq, from the Neolithic through the Roman periods (ca 10, BCE CE).

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Apocalypticism is the religious belief that there will be an apocalypse, a term which originally referred to a revelation, but now usually refers to the belief that the end of the world is imminent, even within one's own lifetime. This belief is usually accompanied by the idea that civilization will soon come to a tumultuous end due to some sort of catastrophic global event.

9 David Hellholm, ed., Apocalypticism in the Mediterranean World and the Near East: Proceedings of the International Colloquium on Apocalypticism, Uppsala, August(Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, ).

10 Jean Carmignac, "Description du phénomène de l'Apocalyptique dans l'Ancien Testament," in Hellholm, Apocalypticism,esp. 57L. Hartman. “Survey of the Problem of Apocalyptic Genre.” In Apocalypticism in the Mediterranean World and the Near East: Proceedings of the International Colloquium on Apocalypticism Uppsala, August, edited by David Hellholm, Tbingen: Mohr-Siebeck, D.

The Mediterranean world in ancient times [Sanford, Eva Matthews] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Mediterranean world in ancient times An Essay of Speculative Thought in the Ancient Near East (Oriental Institute Essays) Henri Frankfort.

out of 5 5/5(1). Apocalypticism definition is - apocalyptic expectation; especially: a doctrine concerning an imminent end of the world and an ensuing general resurrection and final judgment.

Apocalypticism is not a specialized or peripheral topic in biblical studies. It represents the central, characteristic transformation of Hebrew thought in the Second Temple period, and it’s the context in which the New Testament books were written.

APOCALYPTIC (that which has been revealed). In Zoroastrianism. In Muslim Iran. In Zoroastrianism. The use of the term apocalyptic to define a particular type of prophetic utterance is a development of Judaeo-Christian studies, in which a need was felt to mark a distinction between the ancient prophets and the pseudonymous ones who flourished mainly in the intertestamental period.

Fiorenza, Elisabeth Schüssler‘The Phenomenon of Early Christian Apocalyptic: Some Reflections on Method’, in D. Hellholm (ed.), Apocalypticism in the Mediterranean World and the Near East (Tübingen: J. Mohr), pp. –Cited by: In ed. Hellholm, David, Apocalypticism in the Mediterranean World and the Near East: Proceedings of the International Colloquium on Apocalypticism, 51 – Tübingen: J.

Mohr (Paul Siebeck), 4 Adela Yarbro Collins, “Persecution and Vengeance in the Book of Revelation,” in Apocalypticism in the Mediterranean World and the Near East: Proceedings of the International Colloquium on Apocalypticism, Uppsala, August, ed. David Hellholm (Tübingen: Mohr, ), 5 Segovia, “Toward a Postcolonial Optic,” File Size: 2MB.

JEREMIAH 1: A COMMENTARY ON THE BOOK OF THE PROPHET JEREMIAH Chapters 1–25 By William L. Holladay. A CRITICAL AND EXEGETICAL COMMENTARY ON JEREMIAH By William McKane. THE STUDY OF THE APOCALYPSE TODAY. APOCALYPTICISM IN THE MEDITERRANEAN WORLD AND THE NEAR EAST Edited by David Hellhom Tübingen: J.C.B.

Mohr/Paul Siebeck. Classical Apocalypticism: Apocalypticism in the Mediterranean World and the Near East: Proceedings of the International Colloquium on Apocalypticism, Uppsala, AugustTübingen: J. Mohr (Paul Siebeck), He's our earliest and best evidence. So that tells us that in the 50s, around the Mediterranean world, Christian communities are sprouting up, believing that Jesus is the messiah.

That he's going. both in and The Uppsala Colloquium on Apocalypticism published its ˜ndings in D. Hellholm, ed., Apocalypticism in the Mediterranean World and the Near East (T ü bin-gen: Mohr, ).

In addition to these sources, the standard introductions to the study of OT apoc-alyptic include J. Collins, The Apocalyptic Imagination. Read the full-text online edition of The Apocalyptic Imagination: An Introduction to Jewish Apocalyptic Literature ().

The Apocalyptic Imagination: An Introduction to Jewish Apocalyptic Literature. By John J. Collins. (from Apocalypticism in the Mediterranean World and the Near East.

Review Essays Review Essays Book reviewed in this article: TOWARD THE SPLENDID CITY: THE STUDY OF MESOAMERICAN RELIGIONS HABITS OF THE HEART: INDIVIDUALISM AND COMMITMENT IN AMERICAN LIFE By Robert N.

Bellah Richard Madsen William M. Sullivan Ann Swidler Steven M. Tipton THE BODY IN PAIN. THE MAKING AND UNMAKING OF. The three volumes comprise articles written by noted scholars of religious studies and literary criticism. Volume 1, edited by Collins (Univ.

of Chicago), covers the beginnings of apocalypticism in the ancient Near East, moves through early Judaism, and ends at. Books shelved as mediterranean-history: Empires of the Sea: The Final Battle for the Mediterranean, by Roger Crowley, The Middle Sea: A History.

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Trajectories in Near Eastern Apocalyptic Synopsis and Description Modern study of the apocalyptic literature produced by Jewish and Christian religious communities during the Hellenistic and early Roman periods of eastern Mediterranean history oftentimes has spawned the erroneous impression that the heyday of apocalypticism was roughly BCE.

Apocalypticism in the Mediterranean World and the Near East (ed David Hellholm; Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, ) –49 See also Elisabeth Schüssler Fiorenza, The Book of Revelation: Justice and Judgment (2nd ed ; Minneapolis: Fortress, ) –99; Adela Yarbro Collins, Crisis and.

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APOCALYPSE: AN OVERVIEW Apocalypse, as the name of a literary genre, is derived from the Apocalypse of John, or Book of Revelation, in the New Testament. The word itself means "revelation," but it is reserved for revelations of a particular kind: mysterious revelations that are mediated or explained by a supernatural figure, usually an angel.

the Book of Revelation’, in David Hellholm (ed.), Apocalypticism in the Mediterranean World and the Near East. Proceedings of the International Colloquium on Apocalypticism. Uppsala, August 12–17, J.C.B. Mohr, Tübingen, ), pp. – 5 For more information on these issues, cf.

Pieter GR de Villiers, Persecution in the BookAuthor: Pieter Gr De Villiers. 1For examples, see A. M. Enroth, “The Hearing Formula in the Book of Revelation,” NTS 36 (): –; Ulrich B. Müller, “Literarische und formgeschichtliche Bestimmung der Apokalypse des Johannes als einem Zeugnis frühchristlicher Apokalyptik,” in Apocalypticism in the Mediterranean World and the Near East: Pro cee ding s of the International Colloquium on Apocalypticism.Apocalypticism, eschatological (end-time) views and movements that focus on cryptic revelations about a sudden, dramatic, and cataclysmic intervention of God in history; the judgment of all men; the salvation of the faithful elect; and the eventual rule of the elect with God in a renewed heaven and earth.

Arising in Zoroastrianism, an Iranian religion founded by the 6th-century-bc prophet.VIII. Discussion. As can be seen in the Abbreviations of Sources and Bibliography, this study has been based on a variety of Bahá'í-texts (English originals or translations) from three principal Bahá'í-authors whose lives together span years (), and whose collected works have addressed a multitude of different audiences in three different languages (Arabic, Persian, English).

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