Albrecht Dürer, The Apocalypse of St. John

Albrecht Dürer – Connecticut College Wetmore Print Collection Connecticut College’s Wetmore Print Collection gives access to 15 images of Dürer’s woodprints: Albrecht Durer (1471-1528) The APOCALYPSE of ST. JOHN 1496-98. See more about Dürer’s woodprints here.

Dürer, Die Apokalypse

Dürer, Albrecht. Die Apokalypse. München: Prestel, 2007. Exact reproductions of 1498-originals. 32 pages of exact reproductions in black and white and an accompanying booklet of 96 pages. 24 x 16,5 cm (bilingual booklet by Ludwig Grote); 48 x 325 mm (woodprints). Only 750 sets. RRP only €384.00. The publisher informs: The woodprint series, „Apocalypse“, was… Continue reading Dürer, Die Apokalypse

Michaels, Revelation (Guides to NT Exegesis)

Michaels, J. Ramsey: Interpreting the Book of Revelation. (Guides to New Testament Exegesis). Grand Rapids, Michigan, Baker, 1992. Reprint, 1998. 150 pp. This 150 page guide to (the interpretation of) Revelation has two parts: General Considerations (on genre, authorship, historical and social setting, and structure) and Specific Examples of Exegesis (Textual Criticism, Grammar and Style,… Continue reading Michaels, Revelation (Guides to NT Exegesis)

Court, Revelation (NT Guides)

Court, John M.: Revelation. (New Testament Guides). Sheffield: JSOT (imprint of Sheffield Academic Press), 1994. 134 pp. Court’s 133 page guide contains five chapters containing an outline and five themes (Chapter 2), discussion of the genre (Chapter 3), discussion of the historical and social context (Chapter 4) and a treatment of its abiding theological Values… Continue reading Court, Revelation (NT Guides)

Brown, Introduction to the NT

Brown, R. E. An Introduction to the New Testament. The Anchor Bible Reference Literature. New York: Doubleday, 1997. The late Professor Brown’s introduction, about 45 pages long, is well-written. “Rev is widely popular for the wrong reasons,” Brown states and gives some examples. As usual, Brown’s results are summarised in a box: “Summary of Basic… Continue reading Brown, Introduction to the NT

Garrow, Revelation (NT Readings)

Garrow, Alan J.P.: Revelation. (New Testament Readings). London & New York: Routledge, 1997. 156 pp. Garrow’s book is a refreshing reading of Revelation which was originally submitted as a M Phil thesis at Coventry University. His aim is to locate the “story” (the content of the scroll in Rev 5) in Revelation, i.e. to answer… Continue reading Garrow, Revelation (NT Readings)

Guthrie, NT Introduction

Guthrie, Donald: New Testament Introduction. Leicester, UK: Apollos; Downers Grove, Illinois: Intervarsity, 1990. 4. ed. 1.161 pp. Guthrie’s introduction, which came in its fourth edition in 1990, discusses all issues of introductory questions. Guthrie argues for the apostolic authorship of Revelation and for a Domitianic date. Although updated a few years ago, this edition seems… Continue reading Guthrie, NT Introduction

Vielhauer, Geschichte

Vielhauer, Philipp. Geschichte der urchristlichen Literatur . Einleitung in das Neue Testament, die Apokryphen und die Apostolischen Väter. De Gruyter Lehrbuch. Berlin; New York: de Gruyter, 1975 (1st ed.) and 1978 (2nd revised ed). 813 pp. Vielhauers fourth chapter on “Apokalypsen”, pp. 485 – 528, and concerning Revelation, pp. 494 – 507 is still a… Continue reading Vielhauer, Geschichte