Fiorenza, Revelation

Fiorenza, Elisabeth Schüssler: Revelation. Vision of a just World. Edinburgh: T&& Clark, 1993 (= Augsburg Fortress 1991). Fiorenza’s 150 page commentary contains an index of scriptural passages and a bibliography and three parts: Introduction, Commentary and a part about Theo-Ethical Rhetoric. Although I personally and many others with me do not agree with Fiorenza’s liberation… Continue reading Fiorenza, Revelation

Charles, Revelation

Charles, R. H. A Critical and Exegetical Commentary on the Revelation of St. John: With Introduction, Notes, and Indices, Also the Greek Text and English Translation. The International Critical Commentary. 1920. Reprint. Edinburgh: T. & T. Clark, 1985. Charles’ commentary is generally highly valued, in particular for its philological information as well as its analyses… Continue reading Charles, Revelation

Brütsch, Offenbarung (3 volumes)

Brütsch, C. Die Offenbarung Jesu Christi: Johannes-Apokalypse. 3 vols. Zürcher Bibelkommentare, NT. 2nd ed. Zürich: Zwingli Verlag, 1970. The force of Brütsch’s three-volume commentary is its wealth of information gathered from a large number of other works. Sometimes, however, it is poorly referenced and it must therefore be used with caution. (August 4th, 1999).

Beale, Book of Revelation

Beale, G. K. The Book of Revelation: A Commentary on the Greek Text. New International Greek Testament Commentary. Grand Rapids, Michigan: William B. Eerdsmans Publishing, 1999. Beale’s commentary, a 1200+ page commentary, is probably the most interesting commentary published for several decades. It features a lengthy introduction covering among other things a discussion of the… Continue reading Beale, Book of Revelation