Notes on the Apocalypse

by David Steele

Publisher: IndyPublish.com

Written in English
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The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages240
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Open LibraryOL9505235M
ISBN 101421942178
ISBN 109781421942179

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Title: Notes on the Apocalypse By: David Steele Format: Paperback Number of Pages: Vendor: Bottom of the Hill Publishing Publication Date: Dimensions: X X (inches) Weight: 12 ounces ISBN: ISBN Stock No: WWPages:   For his new book Notes from an Apocalypse: A Personal Journey to the End of the World and Back, he toured luxury doomsday bunkers in the United States, joined other “catastrophe tourists” at Author: Elizabeth Renzetti. Apocalypse Now is director Francis Ford Coppola's film based on Heart of Darkness but set in the jungles of Vietnam. While some critics found the film belabored and muddled, most agreed that it was a powerful and important examination not only of America's military involvement in Vietnam, but like Conrad's novel, a disturbing treatment of the darkness potentially inherent in all human . The most famous Old Testament apocalypse, the Book of Daniel, was written circa b.c. The apocalyptic genre became more popular after 70 a.d., when the apocryphal apocalypses, 2 Baruch and 4 Ezra, were written in response to the destruction of the Jewish temple in Jerusalem by Roman armies.

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In the Book of Revelation, the apocalyptic hopes of the early Christian community find their clearest and most complete expression.

Apocalypticism was not a new phenomenon among Christians; it was a well-established belief among Jews, who held that the coming of the kingdom of God would not be brought about by a gradual transformation but by a sudden intervention.

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While researching his new book, Notes from an Apocalypse, about people who are preparing for doomsday, author Mark O'Connell undertook what he calls "a series of perverse pilgrimages." Some stops. Notes from an Apocalypse: A Personal Journey to the End of the World and Back Mark O’Connell.

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The Book of the Apocalypse, Chapter 1 1 The Revelation of Jesus Christ, which God gave unto him, to make known to his servants the things which must shortly come to pass: and signified, sending by his angel to his servant John, 2 Who hath given testimony to the word of God, and the testimony of Jesus Christ, what things soever he hath seen.

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It's harrowing, tender-hearted and funny as hell. O'Connell proves himself to be a genius.