Thesis icon

Thesis

Prophets reading prophecy: the interpretation of the Book of Revelation in the writings of Richard Brothers, Joanna Southcott and William Blake

Abstract:

This thesis examines the use and interpretation of Revelation in the writings of the contemporary prophets Richard Brothers, Joanna Southcott and William Blake. Contributing to an emerging scholarly interest in the reception of biblical texts within marginalised interpretative traditions, the thesis offers a detailed exploration of how Revelation is incorporated into these authors' prophetic texts, and how it informs the identity of readers who see their activities as bringing about the fu...

Expand abstract

Actions


Authors


More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Oxford college:
Trinity College
Department:
Humanities Division - Theology Faculty

Contributors

Role:
Supervisor
Publication date:
2015
Type of award:
DPhil
Level of award:
Doctoral
URN:
uuid:76ab3c3f-eb74-4bd8-b970-89113dddc39f
Local pid:
ora:12478

Terms of use


Metrics



If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP