Dating the books of the bible


Salmon says that it is: difficult to understand how anyone could have imagined that the vision represents the temple as still standing.



It is well known that Domitian had a fondness for this type of persecution. The church at Laodicea is represented as existing under conditions of great wealth. The doctrinal departures described in Revelation would appear to better fit the later dating. Persecution for professing the Christian faith is evidenced in those early letters to the seven churches of Asia Minor.In the absence of external evidence in support of an early date for Revelation, preterists generally rely on what they perceive as internal support for their view.It is contended that the Gospel of John has a much smoother style of Greek than does the Apocalypse. Gundry: Archaeological discoveries and literary studies have recently demonstrated that along with Aramaic and Hebrew, Greek was commonly spoken among first century Palestinians.series, and perhaps the greatest expert on apocalyptic literature, regarded the so-called bad grammar as deliberate, for purposes of emphasis, and consistent with the citation of numerous Old Testament passages (Gundry, 365).



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