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Revelations : visions, prophecy, and politics in the book of Revelation / Elaine Pagels.

Book Book (2012.)
Description: ix, 246 p. ; 22 cm.
Publisher: New York : Viking, 2012.
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  • ISBN: 9780670023349
  • ISBN: 0670023345
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents: John's Revelation : challenging the evil empire, Rome -- Visions of heaven and hell : from Ezekiel and John of Patmos to Paul -- Other revelations : heresy or illumination? -- Confronting persecution : how Jews and Christians separated politics from religion -- Constantine's conversion : how John's Revelation became part of the Bible.
Summary: A world-renowned scholar of religion and bestselling author of "The Gnostic Gospels, Beyond Belief," and" Reading Judas" explores the strangest and most controversial book in the Bible: the Book of Revelation.
Citation: Pagels, Elaine H. "Revelations : visions, prophecy, and politics in the book of Revelation." New York : Viking, 2012.

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