Virgil Ambrose Cruz, The Mark of the Beast

Cruz, Virgil Ambrose. The Mark of the Beast: A Study of the ΧΑΡΑΓΜΑ [CHARAGMA] in the Apocalypse. Amsterdam: Academische Pers N. V., 1973. 153 pp.

This thesis is a very important, but also quite neglected study. Cruz carefully surveys how the mark of the beast is used in Revelation.

Konrad Huber, Einer gleich einem Menschensohn

Huber, Konrad. Einer gleich einem Menschensohn: Die Christusvisionen in Offb 1,9-20 und Offb 14,14-20 und die Christologie der Johannesoffenbarung. Neutestamentliche Abhandlungen, N.S., 51. Münster: Aschendorff, 2007. viii + 361 pp. ISBN: 3402047993 Dr. Konrad Huber (b. 1965), Professor für Neues Testament an der Katholisch-Theologischen Fakultät der Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz (formerly extraordinary professor of NT, University of… Continue reading Konrad Huber, Einer gleich einem Menschensohn

Keith A. Mathison (ed.), When Shall These Things Be?

Mathison, Keith A., ed. When Shall These Things Be? A Reformed Response to Hyper-Preterism. Phillipsburg, New Jersey: P & R Publishing, 2004. xxii + 376 pp. This volume critiques “hyper-preterism,” the view that all prophecy in Scripture has already been fulfilled. For more on this volume, visit Riddleblog’s “Eschatology Q & A — Are There… Continue reading Keith A. Mathison (ed.), When Shall These Things Be?

Ulfgard, Feast and Future

Ulfgard, Håkan. Feast and Future: Revelation 7:9-17 and the Feast of Tabernacles. Coniectanea Biblica, New Testament Series, 22. Stockholm: Almqvist & Wiksell International, 1989. viii + 186 pp. The author is currently assoc. professor at Linköping University, Sweden (see more in Swedish). The author’s conclusion is that “the connection with the Feast of Tabernacles is… Continue reading Ulfgard, Feast and Future

Trench, Epistles to the Seven Churches

Trench, Richard Chenevix. Commentary on the Epistles to the Seven Churches in Asia, Revelation II.III . 1st ed. London: Parker, Son, & Bourn, 1861. xi + 225 pp. At least six editions were published in the UK and the USA in the 19th century. Reprint. Eugene, Oregon: Wipf and Stock Publishers, 1997. 249 pp. Richard… Continue reading Trench, Epistles to the Seven Churches

Mealy, After the Thousand Years

Mealy, J. Webb: After the Thousand Years: Resurrection and Judgment in Revelation 20. (JSNT.SS 70). Sheffield: Sheffield Academic Press, 1992. 273 pp. Mealy’s study is the first monograph on Revelation 20 since Bietenhard’s from 1955. Mealy argues in favour of a premillennial position, even though he, at first, seems to present arguments that to me… Continue reading Mealy, After the Thousand Years