Regnum caelorum : patterns of millennial thought in early Christianity / Charles E. Hill.

By: Hill, Charles E. (Charles Evan), 1956-Publication details: Grand Rapids, Mich. : W.B. Eerdmans Pub. Co., c2001Edition: 2nd edDescription: xx, 324 p. ; 24 cmISBN: 0802846343 (pbk. : alk. paper)Subject(s): Eschatology -- History of doctrines -- Early church, ca. 30-600 | Millennium (Eschatology) -- History of doctrines -- Early church, ca. 30-600LOC classification: BT819.5 | .H55 2001
Contents:
Chiliasm: regnum caelorum terrestre. Ireaeus: Chiliasm and the intermediate state ; Other ante-Nicene Christian Chiliasts ; The "pharisaic-apocalyptic" sources ; Appendix: the witness of Cerinthus and Marcion -- Non-Chiliasm: regnum Caelorum Caeleste. The apostolic fathers ; The apologists ; Christian pseudepigrapha ; Early martyrologies ; The montanists ; Hippolytus ; Clement of Alexandria ; Origen ; Dionysius of Alexandria ; Cyprian ; Appendix: Cyprian, the Carthaginian confessors, and rev. 20 -- Some observation in new testament eschatology. The intermediate state in the new testament outside the book of revelation ; The book of revelation and Chiliasm -- Summary and conclusions. Millennium and intermediate state ; Distribution of eschatological views ; Irenaeus and Chiliasm ; An non-chiliastic exegesis of rev. 20 ; Eschatology in the new testament.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 273-298) and indexes.

Chiliasm: regnum caelorum terrestre. Ireaeus: Chiliasm and the intermediate state ; Other ante-Nicene Christian Chiliasts ; The "pharisaic-apocalyptic" sources ; Appendix: the witness of Cerinthus and Marcion -- Non-Chiliasm: regnum Caelorum Caeleste. The apostolic fathers ; The apologists ; Christian pseudepigrapha ; Early martyrologies ; The montanists ; Hippolytus ; Clement of Alexandria ; Origen ; Dionysius of Alexandria ; Cyprian ; Appendix: Cyprian, the Carthaginian confessors, and rev. 20 -- Some observation in new testament eschatology. The intermediate state in the new testament outside the book of revelation ; The book of revelation and Chiliasm -- Summary and conclusions. Millennium and intermediate state ; Distribution of eschatological views ; Irenaeus and Chiliasm ; An non-chiliastic exegesis of rev. 20 ; Eschatology in the new testament.