Vocabulary for the Study of Religion

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Abstract: An apocalypse is a revelation of heavenly mysteries and/or the eschatological future, typically involving the judgment of the dead. The genre d…

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John J. Collins, “Apocalypse”, in: Vocabulary for the Study of Religion, General Editors Robert A. Segal, Kocku Von Stuckrad. Consulted online on 22 February 2024 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/9789004249707_vsr_COM_00000136>
First published online: 2016

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