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

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

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Knowing the end from the beginning : the prophetic, the apocalyptic, and their relationships
Title
Knowing the end from the beginning
Title remainder
the prophetic, the apocalyptic, and their relationships
Statement of responsibility
Lester L. Grabbe & Robert D. Haak
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Language
eng
Summary
Much has been written on prophecy and apocalyptic in recent decades, but the relationship between the two has been little explored. A major explicit debate on the question is very much needed and is now provided here. This collection of essays addresses the subject from a variety of points of view, including the issues of definitions, ancient Near Eastern ''prophecies'', social anthropology, place of the temple, and modern apocalyptic movements. The Introduction summarizes the individual essays and then engages the contributors in a debate on the main points relevant to the topic. It argues th
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Grabbe, Lester L
Dewey number
220/.046
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
BS646
LC item number
.G72 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Haak, Robert D.
Series statement
Journal for the study of the pseudepigrapha. Supplement series
Series volume
46
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Apocalyptic literature
  • Prophecy
  • BIBLES
  • RELIGION
  • RELIGION
  • Apocalyptic literature
  • Prophetie
  • Apokalyptik
  • Profetieën
  • Apocalyptiek
  • Bijbel
Label
Knowing the end from the beginning : the prophetic, the apocalyptic, and their relationships, Lester L. Grabbe & Robert D. Haak
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Publication
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The eschatology of Zechariah
  • John J. Collins
  • Mythological discourse in Ezekiel and Daniel and the rise of apocalypticism in Israel
  • Stephen L. Cook
  • Phophetic and apocalyptic : time for new definitions, and new thinking
  • Lester L. Grabbe
  • Neither phophecies nor apocalypses : the Akkadian literary predictive texts
  • Martti Nissinen
  • Apocalypse, prophecy, and the New Testament
  • Christopher Rowland
  • Introduction and overview
  • The priesthood and the proto-apocalyptic reading of prophetic and pentateuchal texts
  • Marvin A. Sweeney
  • Are you the one? The textual dynamnics of messianic self-identity
  • James D. Tabor
  • Appendix: Poets, scribes, or preachers? The reality of prophecy in the second temple period
  • Lester L. Grabbe
  • Lester L. Grabbe
  • Prophecy, apocalypse, and eschatology: reflections on the proposals of Lester Grabbe
  • John J. Collins
  • Transformations of apocalypticism in early Christianity
  • David E. Aune
  • The changing face of Babylon in prophetic/apocalyptic literature : seventh century BCE to first century CE and beyond
  • Alice Ogden Bellis
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741690735
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unknown
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1 online resource (ix, 226 pages)
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unknown
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online
Isbn
9780567632685
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unknown
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computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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  • c
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9780567591500
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)741690735
Label
Knowing the end from the beginning : the prophetic, the apocalyptic, and their relationships, Lester L. Grabbe & Robert D. Haak
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The eschatology of Zechariah
  • John J. Collins
  • Mythological discourse in Ezekiel and Daniel and the rise of apocalypticism in Israel
  • Stephen L. Cook
  • Phophetic and apocalyptic : time for new definitions, and new thinking
  • Lester L. Grabbe
  • Neither phophecies nor apocalypses : the Akkadian literary predictive texts
  • Martti Nissinen
  • Apocalypse, prophecy, and the New Testament
  • Christopher Rowland
  • Introduction and overview
  • The priesthood and the proto-apocalyptic reading of prophetic and pentateuchal texts
  • Marvin A. Sweeney
  • Are you the one? The textual dynamnics of messianic self-identity
  • James D. Tabor
  • Appendix: Poets, scribes, or preachers? The reality of prophecy in the second temple period
  • Lester L. Grabbe
  • Lester L. Grabbe
  • Prophecy, apocalypse, and eschatology: reflections on the proposals of Lester Grabbe
  • John J. Collins
  • Transformations of apocalypticism in early Christianity
  • David E. Aune
  • The changing face of Babylon in prophetic/apocalyptic literature : seventh century BCE to first century CE and beyond
  • Alice Ogden Bellis
Control code
741690735
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 226 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780567632685
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9780567591500
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)741690735

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