Recently the Left Behind fiction series, co-authored by Tim LaHaye and Jerry Jenkins, has taken the Christian publishing world by storm. Flesher shows why she objects to the biblical and theological underpinnings of the "rapture" and "tribulation," exposing the myth of a "literal" interpretation. 160 pages, softcover. Judson.
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 160 Vendor: Judson Press Publication Date: 2006
Dimensions: 8.5 X 5. (inches) ISBN: 081701490X ISBN-13: 9780817014902 Availability: In Stock
In this examination of the Left Behind fiction series, Flesher describes and challenges the theological framework, interpretative practices, and the end times scenario which, while prominent in the Left Behind series, are not shared by most biblical scholars.