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


  • Book Book
  • ISBN: 9780670023349
  • ISBN: 0670023345
  • Description: ix, 246 p. ; 22 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Viking, 2012.

Available copies

  • 12 copies at NOBLE (All Libraries).

Current holds

0 current holds with 14 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Beverly Main Adult Nonfiction BS 2825.52 .P34 2012 (Text to phone) Available -
Danvers Adult Nonfiction BS 2825.52 P34 2012 (Text to phone) Available -
Everett - Parlin Memorial Adult Nonfiction 228.06/P133r (Text to phone) Available -
Everett - Shute Memorial Adult Nonfiction 228.06/P1339r (Text to phone) Offline -
Gloucester Adult Nonfiction 228.06/Pagels (Text to phone) Available -
Marblehead Adult Nonfiction 228.06 PAGELS 2012 (Text to phone) Available -
Melrose Nonfiction (Second Floor) 228.06 Pagels (Text to phone) Available -
Melrose Quick Picks Table (Lobby) Quick Pick Nonfiction (Text to phone) Checked out 08/02/2012
Peabody Main Adult Nonfiction NEW BS 2825.52 .P34 2012 (Text to phone) Available -
Reading Storage 228 PAG (Text to phone) Available -
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Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Note: 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.
Subject: Bible. N.T. Revelation > Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Eschatology.

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