And Then the End Will Come

Early Latin Christian Interpretations of the Opening of the Seven Seals

By Douglas W. Lumsden

© 2001 – Routledge

126 pages

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Hardback: 9780415929615
pub: 2000-11-29
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About the Book

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.

About the Author

Douglas Lunsden is an Assistant Professor at Benedictine College.

About the Series

Studies in Medieval History and Culture

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
HIS000000
HISTORY / General
HIS037010
HISTORY / Medieval