New Testament Books - Revelation
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Part of New Testament Books:

1. The Synoptic Gospels

2. The Gospel of John

3. The Acts of the Apostles

4. The Letters of Paul

5. The Letter of James

6. The Letters of Peter

7. The Letters of John

8. The Letter of Jude

9. Revelation

The Apocalypse or Revelation of John, as described in the heading of the book itself, is the “revelation of Jesus Christ”, that is, Christ himself is really the author of the revelation. He is the apocalyptic witness. The words of the prophecy (1:3) of this book (22:7, 10, 18, 19) contain this testimony of Jesus. …

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Engelbert Neuhäusler, “New Testament Books - Revelation”, in: Sacramentum Mundi Online, General Editor Karl Rahner, SJ. Consulted online on 26 April 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2468-483X_smuo_COM_002879>
First published online: 2016



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