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All articles & reviews tagged with revelation

Review

March 2020
Reviews > Book

All Things New: Revelation as canonical capstone (New Studies in Biblical Theology)

Every commentator on the book of Revelation will refer to its richness in Old Testament allusion, but this book sets out specifically to expound the Apocalypse as the climax of prophetic revelation which brings the scriptural narrative concerning God, his people, and his purposes to its conclusion. The author writes, reminding us that John…

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Historical

September 1999
Articles > Historical

Evangelical Spirituality

In 1994 the British Library paid well over two million dollars for a book which Dr Brian Lang, the chief executive of the library at the time, described as ‘certainly the most important acquisition in our 240-year history’. The book? A copy of the New Testament. Of course, it was not just any copy.…

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Article

July 1999
Articles > Biblical/theological

Eschatology: The Millennium

The issue regarding the millennium centres on one particular passage in the Bible - Revelation 20. Five times in this chapter reference is made to a 'thousand years', which is the meaning of the word 'millennium'. According to the first seven verses of Revelation 20, several things are said to happen in relation to…

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Article

January 1995
Articles > Biblical/theological

Do not trust your feelings

The other day I was trying to explain the principle of sola Scriptura to someone. It was not going very well. She did not have a problem with Scriptura. Her problem was with sola. Her problem was not with the Bible itself. It was with the Bible's uniqueness. She readily agreed that the Bible…

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