Apocalyptic Worldview in Judaism
Lecture no. 2 from the course: The Apocalypse: Controversies and Meaning in Western History
Taught by Professor Craig R. Koester | 30 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Philosophy & Religion Courses
Investigate the world of the Hebrew prophets, whose writings deeply influenced the author of the Apocalypse. First, focus on the themes of evil and hope in such works as Ezekiel and Isaiah. Then, see how these themes are taken up in the Dead Sea Scrolls and the apocalyptic book of Daniel.