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And Then the End Will Come

Early Latin Christian Interpretations of the Opening of the Seven Seals

By Douglas W. Lumsden

Routledge – 2001 – 128 pages

Series: Studies in Medieval History and Culture

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    978-0-415-92961-5
    November 28th 2000

Description

This work examines a centuries-long intellectual tradition in the early Latin church linking the imagery associated with the opening of the Seven Seals of the Apocalypse with programs of ecclesiastical expansion and ascetic reform.

Author Bio

Douglas Lunsden is an Assistant Professor at Benedictine College.

Name: And Then the End Will Come: Early Latin Christian Interpretations of the Opening of the Seven Seals (Hardback)Routledge 
Description: By Douglas W. Lumsden. This work examines a centuries-long intellectual tradition in the early Latin church linking the imagery associated with the opening of the Seven Seals of the Apocalypse with programs of ecclesiastical expansion and ascetic...
Categories: Medieval History 400-1500, Ancient Near East, Greek & Roman Religion