By Edmondo F. Lupieri
In an illuminating preface Lupieri discusses the unusual international of the Apocalypse and grants an open remark, packed with unique remedies of knotty interpretive difficulties. conserving a robust historic point of view all through, he examines the textual content of the Apocalypse line by means of line, paying cautious consciousness to the Greek textual content, supplying a brand new translation, making broad use of apocryphal, pseudepigraphal, and Qumran literature, and sometimes reading John's Apocalypse compared to different Jewish apocalypses.
considerate, thorough, and nonsectarian, Lupieri's Commentary at the Apocalypse of John will entice a person with a significant curiosity within the that means of the biblical text.
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A Commentary on the Apocalypse of John (Italian Texts and Studies on Religion and Society) by Edmondo F. Lupieri