Kretschmar, Offenbarung des Johannes

Kretschmar, Georg: Die Offenbarung des Johannes: Die Geschichte ihrer Auslegung im 1. Jahrtausend. Calwer Theologische Monographien, B9. Stuttgart: Calwer Verlag, 1985. 164 pp. Kretschmar’s book is not only a presentation of its history of interpretation throughout the first millennium. It also presents the author’s view on introductory matters and its overall interpretation. Contents (apart from… Continue reading Kretschmar, Offenbarung des Johannes

Victorinus, Opera

Victorinus, Marius Fabius. Victorini episcopi Petavionensis Opera: recensvit, commentario critico instrvxit, prolegomena et indices adiecit Iohannes Havssleiter. Adiectae svnt sex tabvlae lvcis ope depictae. (Corpus scriptorum ecclesiasticorum Latinorum, 49). Ed. Johannes Haussleiter. Vindobonae: F. Tempsky, 1916. lxxiv + 194 pp. Six diagrams. (According to Weinrich, Haussleiter’s critical edition of Commentarii in Apocalypsin Editio Victorini is… Continue reading Victorinus, Opera

Weinrich, Revelation

Weinrich, William C., ed. Revelation. Ancient Christian Commentary on Scripture, vol. 12. Downers Grove, Illinois: InterVarsity Press, 2006. xxxii + 454 pp. RRP $40.00 (but street prices are much cheapter). ISBN: 0830814973 This volume is strongly recommended. In the ideal world, students would read the ancient Christian commentaries themselves in the original language. In the… Continue reading Weinrich, Revelation

St. Victorinus of Poetovio

Victorinus (3rd century): “St Victorinus of Poetovio: Commentary on the Apocalypse.” Trans. Kevin P. Edgecomb. Available from [Accessed September 6th, 2007]. Kevin P. Edgecomb’s website features an English translation of St. Victorinus of Poetovio (Poetovionensis): Commentary on the Apocalypse (second half of the third century), based on the text published in Sources Chretiennes. See… Continue reading St. Victorinus of Poetovio