The Open Heaven: Apocalyptic Literature in Early Judaism and Christianity
GRS RN 608
Examines literary and historical roots of "apocalypticism" in early Judaism and Christianity. Attention to literary genre, symbolism, metaphor, heaven, hell, angelology, demonology, attitudes toward the end of the world. Examines relationship of apocalypticism to shamanism, mysticism, magic, magic, gnosticism, liturgy.
FALL 2013 Schedule
|A1||Frankfurter||REL 404||W 6:00 pm-9:00 pm||Mts w/CAS RN308
& STH TN809