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By Thomas J. Kraus,Michael Sommer

The e-book of Revelation is a weird textual content whose particular prestige in early Christianity is manifested via its manuscript attestation, transmission, literary references and discussions between early Church writers. This specified prestige types the nucleus of those gathered essays and is highlighted from a variety of views. these days in fact, the Apocalypse has turn into a treasure trove of recognized motifs for artists, composers, poets and novelists. nonetheless, even though, it additionally seems to be whatever of a bon mot in that its manuscript culture is very sparse and hugely distinct. With assistance from unmarried phenomena that revolve round the outstanding attestation and transmission of Revelation, the authors listed below are in a position to unveil how its peculiarity used to be perceived in early Christianity. Its manifestation in manuscripts and within the full of life controversy approximately its worth and orthodoxy therefore led to it being taken care of as unique.

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