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Bibil Identifier bibil:245298
Publication Type Journal article
Title (English, Long) "Let My People Go, That They May Serve Me." (Exod 10:3)
Title (French, Long) Exodus Motifs in the Revelation of John
Author Kowalski, Beate
Journal Henoch. Studies in Judaism and Christianity from Second Temple to Late Antiquity (Volume: 38, Issue: 1)
Year (Publication) 2016
Year (Original (1st Edition)) 2016
Year (Copyright) 2016
Year (Reference) 2016
Language English
Pages 32-53 Pages
Genre Original
Abstract This article explores the reuse of Exodus traditions in the book od Revelation, identifying the author's numerous allusions to Israel's decisive event and examining them in the light of the larger theological and social reality that the Apocalypse addresses. Ultimately, this article argues that the Dreizeitenformel (Exod 3:14) is an interpretive key to understanding the Apocalypse and its message in regard to how the faithful ought to react in the face of an oppressive Roman government and ideology.
Keywords Thesaurus BiBIL : Books of the Old Testament : Pentateuch : Exodus
Thesaurus BiBIL : Books of the New Testament : Revelation
Thesaurus BiBIL : Old Testament (Introduction) : Theology : Themes : Exodus
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