Witulski, Johannesoffenbarung und Kaiser Hadrian

Witulski, Thomas. Die Johannesoffenbarung und Kaiser Hadrian: Studien zur Datierung der neutestamentlichen Apokalpyse. Forschung zur Religion und Literatur des Alten und Neuen Testaments, vol. 221. Göttingen: Vandehoeck und Ruprecht, 2007. 415 pp. €84.00 This volume – part of his Habilitationsschrift! – argues that Revelation was written very late, around 132 AD. Witulski argues that Rev… Continue reading Witulski, Johannesoffenbarung und Kaiser Hadrian

Stolt, Om dateringen

Stolt, Jan. “Om dateringen af Apokalypsen” i Dansk Teologisk Tidsskrift 40 (1977): 202-207. Stolt argumenterer for en datering af Johannes’ Åbenbaring tidligere end under Domitian, nemlig under kejser Klaudius, ud fra nogle forholdsvist sene antikke tekster. Efter min opfattelse er det mest sandsynlige dog, at der i disse tekster er tale om en misforståelse, idet… Continue reading Stolt, Om dateringen

Adamsen on Garrow (review)

Revelation Reviews ISSN 1397-2936.Volume 2.001. Jan 1998 (Publication date: 15 Jan 1998) Alan J.P. Garrow: Revelation . New Testament Readings. London and New York: Routledge, 1997. Pp. 140. ISBN: 0-415-14641-0. This book is part of the New Testament Readings series which is “designed as a group of individual interpretations or ‘readings’ of the text, offering… Continue reading Adamsen on Garrow (review)

Thompson, Book of Revelation (monograph)

Thompson, Leonard L. The Book of Revelation: Apocalypse and Empire. 1990; reprint, New York: Oxford University Press, 1997. In my opinion, Thompson’s study is one of the most important studies on Revelation written in the last decade. Thompson argues strongly that the traditional pejorative view on Domitian is due not to balanced arguments in modern… Continue reading Thompson, Book of Revelation (monograph)

Gentry, Before Jerusalem Fell

Gentry, Kenneth L., Jr.: Before Jerusalem Fell. Dating the Book of Revelation. Tyler, TX: Institute for Christian Economics, 1989. Repr. 1997. Dr. Gentry’s dissertation (now available in the second printing) is a very detailed study of the problem of dating Revelation. Dr. Gentry argues that the late, Domitianic dating is wrong and that an early dating should be preferred.