Apocalyptic Literature

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Author's Bias | Interpretation: conservative | Inclination: promise | Seminary: none


Because the book of Revelation is:

a) full of symbolic and figurative language, and b) devoted to the future,

these characteristics have defined a category of biblical literature called Apocalyptic Literature.

Examples of this genre can be seen in Daniel 7-12 and Matthew 24 among other books of the Bible.

For deeper study:

Literary devices and figures of speech… communicating with images…

Literary genres... composing information with style...

Series: The Doctrine on Eschatology

Series: The Doctrine on Eschatology
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