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Patmos in the reception history of the apocalypse

Author: Ian Boxall
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2013.
Series: Oxford theology and religion monographs.
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This monograph explores the significance accorded to John's island of Patmos (Rev. 1:9) within the wider reception history of the apocalypse. Ian Boxall brings together a coherent narrative - a wide range of interpretations of Patmos reflecting different chronological periods, cultural contexts and Christian traditions.
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Boxall, Ian.
Patmos in the reception history of the apocalypse.
Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2013
(OCoLC)820779253
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ian Boxall
ISBN: 9780191655845 0191655848
OCLC Number: 844704505
Description: 1 online resource (xi, 273 pages) : color illustrations.
Contents: ""Cover""; ""Contents""; ""List of Plates""; ""Abbreviations""; ""Introduction""; ""Overview of the Book""; ""Definition of Terms""; ""Method""; ""1. �I was on the Island Called Patmos�: Re-reading Rev. 1:9""; ""Introduction""; ""(omitted)""; ""(omitted)""; ""(omitted)""; ""(omitted)""; ""(omitted)""; ""Possible Patmos Allusions elsewhere in Apocalypse""; ""Conclusion""; ""2. Patmos in Early Patristic Tradition (2nd�5th Centuries)""; ""Introduction""; ""Patmos as Place of Exile""; ""Patmos as Place of Privileged Revelation""; ""Patmos in Apocryphal Acts and Lives""; ""Conclusion"" ""3. Patmos in Early Medieval Latin Tradition (6th�10th Centuries)""""Introduction""; ""Patmos as Place of Exile""; ""Patmos as Place of Privileged Revelation""; ""Allegorical Interpretations of Patmos""; ""Conclusion""; ""4. Patmos in Later Medieval Latin Tradition (1000�1516)""; ""Introduction""; ""Patmos as Place in the Biography of John""; ""Patmos as Appropriate Location for Vision""; ""Ecclesial Interpretations""; ""Patmos as Fretum""; ""Three Anonymous Mendicant Commentaries""; ""Actualization of John�s Patmos Experience: Francis of Assisi""; ""Patmos in Rev. 10"" ""Patmos in Western Medieval Liturgy and Devotion""""Conclusion""; ""5. Patmos in Eastern Traditions from the 5th Century""; ""Introduction""; ""Patmos as Narrative World: the Acts of John by Prochorus""; ""Patmos in the Greek Commentary Tradition""; ""The Cave Tradition: Addition to the Prochorus Acts""; ""Oriental Orthodox Traditions""; ""Patmos as Monastic Ideal: Writings of St Christodoulos""; ""Conclusion""; ""6. Patmos in Western Interpreters from 1517""; ""Introduction""; ""Biographical Interest""; ""Geographical and Topographical Interest in Patmos""; ""Patmos and Persecution"" ""Actualization of Patmos: Martin Luther""""Significance of the Name �Patmos�""; ""Patmos and the Poets""; ""Patmos in Post-1900 Historical-Critical Commentaries""; ""Conclusion""; ""7. Visual Interpretations of Patmos""; ""Introduction""; ""Visual Exegesis""; ""Early Medieval Examples""; ""Anglo-Norman Apocalypses""; ""Douce Apocalypse""; ""Other Late Medieval Examples""; ""Eastern Iconography""; ""Renaissance and Early Modern Paintings and Altarpieces""; ""Hieronymus Bosch, St John on Patmos (c.1485�1500)""; ""Sandro Botticelli, San Marco Altarpiece (c.1490)"" ""Hans Burgkmair the Elder, St John the Evangelist on Patmos (1508/1518)""""Diego Velázquez, St John the Evangelist on the Island of Patmos (1618�1619)""; ""Conclusion""; ""8. Hermeneutical Reflections""; ""Introduction""; ""Revisiting the �Potential of the Text�""; ""Different Patterns of Interpretation""; ""Prospective: Wider Implications of the Present Study""; ""Appendix 1: Patmos in Modern Commentators""; ""Appendix 2: The �Pre-Johannine� Reception: Patmos in Classical Sources and Inscriptions""; ""Bibliography""; ""Index""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""
Series Title: Oxford theology and religion monographs.
Responsibility: Ian Boxall.
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