Sibyls and Seers (Routledge Revivals): A Survey of Some Ancient Theories of Revelation and Inspiration

4 avg rating
( 1 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9781138023819: Sibyls and Seers (Routledge Revivals): A Survey of Some Ancient Theories of Revelation and Inspiration

The ancient world as a whole believed in the existence of a world of spirits beyond, or alongside, the visible, tangible world. They believed also that communications between these two worlds frequently took place: everywhere we find diviners and prophets, oracles and visionaries.

First published in 1928, Sibyls and Seers investigates the various aspects of this ‘superstition’ in the Ancient Near East, in Homer, the Greek tragedians, and the myriad religions of the Roman Empire. The theophanies of Yahweh in the Old Testament - Enoch, Jeremiah, Ezekiel – are given some attention, as is the tradition in Christian theology and literature: St Paul, Pope Gregory the Great, Dionysius the Areopagite, and the Scholastics. These lectures are clearly written, broad in scope and full of insight for contemporary students of religion, theology and anthropology.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy New View Book
List Price: US$ 155.00
US$ 139.92

Convert Currency

Shipping: US$ 1.99
Within U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Add to Basket

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Bevan, Edwyn
Published by Routledge (2014)
ISBN 10: 1138023817 ISBN 13: 9781138023819
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Routledge, 2014. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P111138023817

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 139.92
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 1.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

BEVAN, EDWYN||
Published by Routledge (2014)
ISBN 10: 1138023817 ISBN 13: 9781138023819
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Herb Tandree Philosophy Books
(Stroud, GLOS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Routledge, 2014. Hardback. Book Condition: NEW. 9781138023819 This listing is a new book, a title currently in-print which we order directly and immediately from the publisher. Bookseller Inventory # HTANDREE0437983

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 165.83
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 10.64
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds