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Overview What is the average person to make of the book of Revelation? Richard Bewes steers his readers through the minefields of bizarre interpretations and picks out the great themes that Christ gives to every generation of believers. Whilst suitable for newcomers to the Christian faith, pastors have also used it to give them confidence to preach through Revelation.
Publishers Description What is the average person to make of the book of Revelation, with its vivid imagery and its apocalyptic visions? Richard Bewes steers his readers through the minefields of controversy and bizarre interpretations. He picks out the great themes and landmarks that are the message of Christ to every generation of believers.
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Studio: Christian Focus
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 7.8" Width: 5.09" Height: 0.41" Weight: 0.3 lbs.
Release Date Jul 20, 2013
Publisher Christian Focus Publications
ISBN 1857925971 ISBN13 9781857925975
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More About Richard Bewes
Richard Bewes is the author of several beloved books of faith including Talking About Prayer, 150 Pocket Thoughts, and The Goodnight Book. Bewes was the rector of All Souls Church in the centre of London from 1983 until his retirement in 2004. In 2005 he was awarded an OBE for his services to the Church of England.
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Masterclass in biblical interpretation Oct 25, 2007
John Calvin famously failed to produce a commentary on Revelation. I believe he said he did not understand it. Richard Bewes does. The Lamb wins is the message and here it is lucidly explained chapter by chapter. The author is a very gifted preacher. His sermons abound in masterful memorable illustrations. So does this book which is based on talks he gave in Africa. Here is much for the edification and enlightenment of the ordinary Christian as well as great help for anyone wishing to preach or teach this perplexing book. He divides up each part very well sometimes using all four schools of interpretation of the text. Study questions are given too.Read it and be thrilled to share in the victory of the Lamb!
Easy to Read & Instructive Dec 5, 2003
Rector Bewes brings Revelation and its meaning into everyday language. He has opened the door to understanding one of God's more mysterious books without loosing you in theological terminology. Bravo Rector Bewes and the All Souls Church tradition.