John of Patmos Revelation Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Classical and Medieval Literature Criticism)

CRITICISM

Aune, David E. “The Apocalypse of John and the Problem of Genre.” Semeia, no. 36 (1986): 65-96.

Summarizes recent advances of scholars in understanding the apocalyptic genre.

Barker, Margaret. “The Servant in the Book of Revelation.” Heythrop Journal 36, no. 4 (October 1995): 493-511.

Argues that the Servant in Revelation refers to the Lamb.

Beale, G. K. “The Old Testament Background of Rev 3.14.” New Testament Studies 42, no. 1 (January 1996): 133-52.

Proposes that the Isaiah text is the primary source for the phrase “the Amen, the...

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