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Revelation and the End of All Things, second edition

Format: Digital
Publisher:
, 2018
ISBN: 9780802875785

Overview

Since its first publication in 2001, Revelation and the End of All Things has been a highly readable guide to one of the most challenging books in the Bible. Engaging the questions people most frequently ask about Revelation and sensationalistic scenarios about the end of the world, Craig Koester takes his readers through the entirety of Revelation, offering perspectives that are clear and compelling.

In the second edition Koester provides new insights from recent scholarship and responses to the latest popular apocalyptic voices. Study questions make this new edition ideal for use in classrooms and study groups. Revelation and the End of All Things offers an accessible, engaging, and profoundly hopeful interpretation for students and general readers alike.

  • Considers why popular interpretations of Revelation are problematic
  • Presents the message of Revelation that is clear, engaging, and meaningful to modern readers
  • Second Edition interacts with recent scholarship and popular end times predictions
  • Interpreting the Mystery
  • Christ and the Churches: Revelation 1–3
  • The Scroll Unsealed: Revelation 4–7
  • Trumpets of Terror and Hope: Revelation 8–11
  • The Beast and the Lamb: Revelation 12–15
  • The Harlot and the Bride: Revelation 15–19
  • The End: Revelation 19–22
This book offers an innovative introduction to Revelation. . . . Highly recommended for ministry students, church study groups, and general readers.

—Adela Yarbro Collins, Yale Divinity School

Anyone looking for a good, interesting, and nontechnical study of the book of Revelation will want to consider this fine work.

The Bible Today

A popular and easy-to-read work on Revelation. . . . For laity and those in the churches who are seeking alternatives to the unsound and popular views of Revelation, Koester’s book is a good recommendation.

Review & Expositor

  • Title: Revelation and the End of All Things (Second Edition)
  • Author: Craig R. Koester
  • Edition: Second Edition
  • Publisher: Eerdmans
  • Print Publication Date: 2018
  • Logos Release Date: 2019
  • Language: English
  • Resources: 1
  • Format: Digital > Logos Edition
  • Subject: Bible. N.T. Revelation > Commentaries
  • ISBN: 9780802875785
  • Resource ID: LLS:RVLTNNDLLTHNGS2ED
  • Resource Type: Bible Commentary
  • Metadata Last Updated: 2019-12-11T20:31:20Z

In the Logos edition, this digital volume is enhanced by amazing functionality. Scripture citations link directly to English Bible translations, and important terms link to a wealth of other resources in your digital library, including tools for original languages, dictionaries, encyclopedias, commentaries, and theology texts. Perform powerful searches to find exactly what you’re looking for. Take the discussion with you using tablet and mobile apps. With Logos Bible Software, the most efficient and comprehensive research tools are in one place, so you get the most out of your study.

Craig R. Koester is professor of New Testament at Luther Seminary in St. Paul, Minnesota. His other books include Symbolism in the Fourth Gospel, The Dwelling of God, A Beginner’s Guide to Reading the Bible, and the commentary on Hebrews from the Anchor Yale Bible.