Fekkes, Jan, III. ” ‘His Bride Has Prepared Herself’: Revelation 19-21 and Isaian Nuptial Imagery.” Journal of Biblical Literature 109 (1990): 269-87. One of the important studies of the bride metaphor. See also McIlraith, Love and Huber, Like a Bride Adorned as well as Fekkes, Isaiah.
Huber, Lynn R. 2007. Like a Bride Adorned: Reading Metaphor in John’s Apocalypse. Emory Studies in Early Christianity. New York: T&T Clark International. xi + 221 pp. The bride metaphor is a powerful one. It has been investigated by McIlraith and Jan Fekkes (and others). Studies like this one are welcome additions to this topic.… Continue reading Huber, Like a Bride Adorned
Mathewson, Dave L. New Heaven and a New Earth: The Meaning and Function of the Old Testament in Revelation 21.1-22.5. Journal for the Study of the New Testament Supplement Series, 238. Sheffield: Sheffield Academic Press, 2003. xii + 282 pp. This volume, based on the author’s Ph.D.-dissertation “The Meaning and Function of the OT in… Continue reading Mathewson, New Heaven and a New Earth
Brueggemann, Dale A. The Use of the Psalter in John’s Apocalypse. D.Phil.-dissertation, Westminster Theological Seminary, 1995. 303 pp., incl. a 53 page bibliography and 11 pages of 7 appendices. Dale Brueggemann was advised by Tremper Longman, III. Vern S. Poythress was the second faculty reader. Here are some notes on Brueggemann’s thesis: As the title… Continue reading Brueggemann, The Use of the Psalter
Trudinger, L. P. The Text of the Old Testament in the Book of Revelation. Th.D.-dissertation, Boston University School of Theology, 1963. Cf. his “Some Observations Concerning the Text of the Old Testament in the Book of Revelation.” Journal of Theological Studies 17 (1966): 82-8.
Beale, Gregory K. The Use of Daniel in Jewish Apocalyptic Literature and in the Revelation of St. John. Lanham, Maryland: University Press of America, 1984. xiv + 349 pp. Beale’s thesis is based on his 1980 Cambridge Ph. D. dissertation with some revision. It is an important study for many reasons. Firstly, Beale makes a… Continue reading Beale, Use of Daniel
Tilly, Michael. “Deuteronomy in Revelation.” In Deuteronomy in the Book of Revelation, ed. Maarten J. J. Menken, and Steve Moyise, 169-88. Library of New Testament studies, 358 . London: T & T Clark, 2007. Tilly’s article fills a gap in the field of John’s use of the Old Testament. More to follow later …
Mathewson, David. “Isaiah in the Book of Revelation.” In Isaiah in the New Testament, ed. Steve. Moyise, and M. J. J. Menken, 189-210. The New Testament and the Scriptures of Israel. London; New York: T&T Clark, 2005. Mathewson investigates Isaiah in Revelation in the four thematic categories that Jan Fekkes have suggested: 1) visionary experience… Continue reading Mathewson, Isaiah in Revelation