The Coming Deliverer

Millennial Themes in World Religions

Golygydd(ion): Fiona Bowie

Iaith: Saesneg

Dosbarthiad(au): Crefydd

  • Mai 1997 · 208tudalen · 216x138mm

  • ·Clawr Meddal - 9780708313381
  • · eLyfr - ESO html - 9780585235615


'A fascinating book on a theme of great interest.' RE News

'...a significant book [...] a readable and worthwhile work.' Journal of Contemporary Religion


Equilibrium and the end of time – the roots of millenarianism; deliverence and human destiny in Zoroastrianism; Maitreya, the Buddhist messiah; the coming deliverer – a Sikh perspective; messianic hope in second temple Judaism; eschatological hope in the early Christian community – New Testament perspectives; beware the trumpet of judgement – John Nelson Darby and the 19th-century Brethren; take one, it’s free! – the story behind the Worldwide Church of God and “The Plain Truth” magazine; the lord of the second advent – the deliverer is here!; old ideas in new forms – millennian movements in the Republic of Turkey; when prophecy fails – messianism amongst Lubavitcher Hasids.

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Fiona Bowie

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