Links to Revelation, Apocalyptic and Millennial Websites and Materials
by Felix Just, S.J., Ph.D.
See also my Study Guides for Revelation and Apocalyptic Literature
and my collection of . Art and Images related to the Book of Revelation
Websites & Materials Related to
THE BOOK OF REVELATION:
TEXTS & COMMENTARIES:
Revelation (New American Bible): full text of the 1986 revised NT translation, from the USCCB website
Revelation (New Revised Standard Version): full text of the 1989 NRSV translation, with extensive notes and cross-references
Revelation (New International Version): full text of the NIV translation, from The Bible Gateway (Gospel Communications Network); this site also has the NASB, RSV, KJV, and several other English and foreign language translations available.
Revelation (NET Bible): full text of the "New English Translation"; with extensive footnotes often commenting on the Greek text; from the "Biblical Studies Foundation"
The Apocalypse of St. John; from the Douay-Rheims Bible Online edition
Commentary on Revelation: with good additional study materials; available in English and Spanish; by Ross Taylor
Synopsis: The Revelation: classic commentary by John Nelson Darby (1800- 1881); on the "Christian Classics Ethereal Library" website
The Revelation of John: another old interpretation, from the "People's New Testament" by B. W. Johnson ( 1891)
A Critical and Exegetical Commentary
on the Revelation of St. John: by R. H. Charles (T. & T. Clark, 1920)
An Evening in Ephesus, with John, the son of Zebedee - online excerpts from a dramatic commentary, by Bob Emery (BenchPress Publ., 1998) INTRODUCTORY MATERIALS:
ACADEMIC & ON-LINE COURSES:
ON-LINE FULL-TEXT BOOKS:
ON-LINE SCHOLARLY ARTICLES:
"Towards an Ethical Reading of The Apocalypse: Reflections on John's Use of Power, Violence, and Misogyny"
- by David L. Barr (presented at annual SBL meeting; date?)
"The Kingdom of Christ in the Apocalypse" - by Robert L. Thomas; The Master's Seminary Journal 3:2 (Fall 1992) 117-40.
"Blood and Purity in Leviticus and Revelation" - by K.C. Hanson; Listening: Journal of Religion and Culture 28 (1993) 215-30.
"Using Plot to Discern Structure in John's Apocalypse" - by David L. Barr; Proceedings of the Eastern Great Lakes and Mid-West Biblical Societies 15 (1995) 23-33. The following articles from the
journal (published 1972-2002) are available in various formats (see the SBL's Semeia Semeia Journal webpage):
"The Early Christian Apocalypses" - by Adela Yarbro
14 : Apocalypse: The Morphology of a Genre (1979) "Introduction: Towards the Morphology of a Genre" - by John J.
Collins; also Semeia 14 (1979) "The Problem of Apocalyptic Genre and the Apocalypse of John" - by David
Hellholm; Semeia 36 (1986) 13-64 "The Apocalypse of John and the Problem of Genre" - by David E.
Aune; Semeia 36 (1986) 65-96 "The Followers of the Lamb: Visionary Rhetoric and Socio-Political Situation" - by Elisabeth Schüssler
Fiorenza; Semeia 36 (1986) 147-174 "Eros and the End: Reading for Gender in the Apocalypse of John" - by Tina
Pippin; Semeia 59 (1992) 193-210 "The Heroine and the Whore: Fantasy and the Female in the Apocalypse of John" - by Tina
Pippin; Semeia 60 : Fantasy and the Bible
(1992) 67-82 "Response: Fantasy and the New Testament"- by Joanna
Dewey; Semeia 60 (1992) 83-90 "A Real Reader Reading Revelation" - by Tim
73 (1996) 79-107
The Morgan Beatus Apocalypse and Commentary, Part I (4/28/98); The Morgan Beatus, Part II (5/12/98); The Morgan Beatus Part III (5/26/98) - articles by George R. Hoelzeman
on the Morgan Beatus, a 10th-century apocalypse, illuminated in Spain by Maius (d. 968); now in Pierpont Morgan Library, New York; based on the Apocalypse Commentary of St. Beatus of Liebana (8th cent. Spanish monk).
"Apocalypse Soon?" - by Wes Howard-Brook; Sojourners Online (Jan.-Feb. 1999) - part 1 of 2
"Come Out of Her My People"- by Wes Howard-Brook; Sojourners Online
(March-April 1999) - part 2 of 2
"Visions of the End: Secular Apocalypse in Recent Hollywood Film" - by Conrad Ostwalt; Journal of Religion and Film 2.1 (1999)
"The Problems of a Pre-70 Date of the Apocalypse" - by Otto Nordgreen, graduate student, University of Oslo, Norway (2000); of related interest is also his " The Four Kingdoms in the Book of Daniel reconsidered" (1998) and his " 'Babylon the Great' - who was 'she', anyway?" (2000) SPECIALIZED MATERIALS ON-LINE:
ARTISTIC DEPICTIONS OF IMAGES & THEMES
see my separate compilation of artwork available on the internet, arranged by individual artists and by the chapters of the Book of Revelation Images, Art, and Materials:
Symbols of the Four Evangelists : see my own collection of images available on the internet related to the "four living creatures" (Rev 4:7) OTHER COLLECTIONS OF HYPERLINKS FOR THE
BOOK OF REVELATION:
Websites & Materials Related to
APOCALYPTICISM & MILLENARIANISM:
Some Academic Sites Investigating Apocalypticism:
Some Apocalyptic or Prophecy Sites Predicting the End of the World
and/or the Return of Jesus:
: "The Bible Prophecy Portal of the Internet" Jack Van Impe International
: author of "doomsday" literature, and pastor of the Cornerstone Church, San Antonio, TX John Hagee Ministries
Apocalypse/Armageddon?: prophecies complied mainly from works of John Hogue and Erika Cheetham, among others
Bible Prophecy: The Ultimate Deception: privately published book by Frank L. Caw; full text available in sections
Lion & Lamb Ministries: "a Bible prophecy ministry devoted to proclaiming the soon return of Jesus", with "many resources concerning Bible prophecy"
The Nostradamus Society of America: Quatrains, information on Nostradamus, etc.
Nostradamiana: the complete prophecies of Michel Nostradamus on the Web in French and English (full text)
Our Lady of the Roses (Bayside, NY): messages alleged to be from Mary and Jesus to Veronica Lueken; see also "the only official site" of Our Lady of the Roses, Mary, Help of Mothers
Pacific Institute (San Diego): purported "prophecies" of future events; excerpts from their book Earth's Final Hours
WARNING! Revelation is about to be fulfilled: privately published book by Larry W. Wilson, available for download
Revelation Scroll Home Page: "the prophetic ministry of Jeanne Trovato" focusing on the "Opening of the 7 Sealed Scrolls"
Websites with Hyperlinks to other Apocalyptic Sites:
: very comprehensive hyperlink collection maintained by the Center for Millennial Studies Millennial Sites
Tribulation.com: Bible Prophecy: many different types of links relating to prophecy and the Bible
Bible Prophecy Links: from Armageddon Books; Bible Prophecy Books, Videos and Charts
Saturn ~ God of the Harvest: prophecies from Hopi & other Native American traditions, Nostradamus, Edgar Cayce, various other modern prophets, organized religions, Marian apparitions, etc. Also links
to Nostradamus and many other prophecy sites
Books and Videos Available Commercially:
- "world's largest Bible prophecy bookstore featuring books, videos, and charts on Armageddon, Antichrist, 666, Tribulation, Rapture, Revelation" Armageddon Books
PBS FRONTLINE: Apocalypse: The Story of the Book of Revelation - an excellent two-hour video production first broadcast 11/22/99 Two other videos seem to be no longer available for sale by PBS, but are available through Amazon.com and may be available in some libraries:
APOCALYPSE: Revelations for the New Millennium - a five-hour video series
PROPHECY: Countdown to the New Millennium - two 60-minute videocassettes
Other Apocalyptic and Millennial Materials:
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