Sentence Examples

  • Accepting the Jewish apocalypses as sacred books of venerable antiquity, they read them eagerly, and transferred their contents bodily to Christianity.
  • To this literature belong essentially the apocalypses which were published in fast succession from Daniel onwards.
  • Another prolific source of apocryphal gospels, acts and apocalypses was Gnosticism.
  • (d) Apocalypses: see under Apocalyptic Literature.
  • We find well-developed apocalypses; but it is not until we come to Daniel that we have a fully matured and classical example of this class of literature.

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