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The coming deliverer : millennial themes in world religions / edited by Fiona Bowie, with Christopher Deacy.

By: Bowie, Fiona
Contributor(s): Deacy, Christopher | University of Wales. Lampeter
Language: English Publisher: Cardiff : University of Wales Press, 1997.Description: x, 264p. ; 22cm.ISBN: 0708313388
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Includes bibl. references. - Contents: Equilibrium and the end of time: the roots of millenarianism / F. Bowie; Deliverance and human destiny in Zoroastrianism / Cyril Williams; Maitreya, the Buddhist Messiah / Chris Arthur; The coming deliverer - a Sikh perspective / W. Owen Cole; Messianic hope in Second Temple Judaism / Jonathan G. Campbell; Eschatalogical hope in the early Christian community - New Testament perspectives / D.P. Davies; Beware the trumpet of judgement! John Nelson Darby and the 19th century Brethren / Kent Eaton; "Take one, its free!" The story behind the World Wide Church of God / Neil O'Connor; The Lord of the second Advent / Sarah M. Lewis; Old ideas in new forms millennial movements in Turkey / D. Shankland; When prophesy fails: messianism amongst Lubavitcher Hasids / Simon Dien.