New Testament Readings
Author: Rev A J P Garrow
Author: A.J.P. Garrow
Revelation claims to tell the story of 'what must soon take place', and yet, despite centuries of scholarly
research, the order and content of this story has remained one of the greatest mysteries of all
time.Arguing that Revelation was designed to be heard in six separate instalments, A.J.P. Garrow's
innovative book suggests a new and orderly understanding of the structure of the story. This development
makes possible a new and coherent interpretation of 'what must soon take place'.According to this study,
John discerned a close connection between the present and the End. For today's readers, as for the
members of the seven churches, this insight has profound implications for the way in which world events,
weekly worship and everyday choices are perceived.
'A radically new approach to the Bible's greatest enigma. Is this the first time Dr. Who has featured in
biblical scholarship? Read it - you will never see Revelation in the same light again.
'Garrow suggests new solutions to problems I had come to regard as insoluble.
'Outstanding. I have never seen such a clear analysis of the structure of the book - the argument struck
me as very compelling indeed. Having done a bit of work, in the past, on revelation, I found this work