By Gregory Stevenson

`No actual constitution in antiquity held extra importance as a spot of entry to deity than a temple' - from the advent. Stevenson's research explores Jewish proposal and culture and the inter-mingling of Greco-Roman and Jewish tradition in line with an research of symbolism within the publication of Revelation. Written within the latter 1/2 the 1st century, the ebook of Revelation used to be written for Christians dwelling within the culturally diversified sector of western Asia Minor. contemplating Early Christianity within the historic Mediterranean used to be with out temple structures, Stevenson questions why temples look in Revelation, what they symbolise and even if this can be consultant of principles of symbolism within the modern international.

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