Path

Success

Path Created with Sketch.

Warning

Path

Error

Cokesbury

Revelation

A Continental Commentary
  • By Jurgen Roloff
$29.50
Is Revelation, with its strangeness and idiosyncratic theology, a legitimate expression of the gospel? To this question, raised by the book's conflicting history of influence, Jurgen Roloff is able to answer yes. Viewing Revelation as a lively interaction between the author and concrete communities of faith, Roloff maintains that the book's epistolary framework is the chief starting point for interpreting its prophetic message and bizarre apocalyptic images. After an informative introduction that focuses on the book's literary characteristics, historical context, and interpretive problems, Roloff explores each successive unit of the text under the following headings: text: fresh translation; form: literary Gattung, structure, and function; and commentary: verse-by-verse discussion of the text in its original context. The commentary also includes several helpful excursuses that explore specific issues related to a particular unit of the text.

Read More

free shipping iconEligible For Free Shipping
Want it in two business days? Order by 12/12/2019 2:00:00 PM and choose Overnight shipping at checkout. Ships from a Cokesbury Connect Partner.
  • Additional Details
  • Additional Details
    Product Specs
    • SKU: 9780800696504
    • Manufacturer: 1517 MEDIA
    • Language of Text: English
    • ISBN 13: 9780800696504
    • ISBN 10: 0800696506
    • Publication Date: 06/01/1993
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Author: Jurgen Roloff
    • Page Count: 275
    • Width: 7.01 inches
    • Height: 0.87 inches
    • Length: 9.63 inches
    • Weight: 1.40 pounds
    Shipping & Returns
    This item is available for return. Cokesbury uses a variety of methods for ground shipping. At your request, we can also expedite order shipments for an additional charge. Cokesbury partners with UPS for these expedited deliveries.