Issues Facing Revelation's First Readers
Lecture no. 5 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
The first two chapters of Revelation discuss the issues facing the Christian communities that first received the book. Delve deeper into the experiences of the men and women addressed by John. What was the nature of the persecution and other problems they faced? Who was this book written for?