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  • The attribution of a mystic significance to the millennium-period, though perhaps not prominent in that theory of Christian eschatology to which the names Millenarianism and Chiliasm (from Gr.
  • It is not at all improbable that Jewish eschatology in its later developments was powerfully influenced by the Persian faith.
  • The individual hoped that he would live to share the nation's good, and thus the two streams of Old Testament eschatology at last flow together.
  • The eschatology of the New Testament attaches itself not only to that of the Old Testament but also to that of contemporary Judaism, but it avoids the extravagances of the latter.
  • (b) Eschatology in the Judaism of the Greek period began to assume a new form.