Continuously in print since 1939, this acclaimed commentary on the Book of Revelation is a favorite of scholars and laypeople alike. William Hendriksen unfolds the mysteries of the apocalypse gradually to help Christians understand that "we are more than conquerors through Christ who loved us."This commemorative edition includes a biographical tribute of the prodigious author. Solid scholarship and simplicity are combined, making this commentary useful to laypersons, pastors, and teachers.
With an uninterrupted printing history since it was first published in 1939, this classic interpretation of the book of Revelation has served as a solid resource and source of inspiration for generations. Using sound principles of interpretation, William Hendriksen unfolds the mysteries of the apocalypse gradually, always with the purpose of showing that "we are more than conquerors through Christ." Both beginning and advanced students of the Scriptures will find here the inspiration to face a restless and confusing world with a joyful, confident spirit, secure in the knowledge that God reigns and is coming again soon. This edition features a newly designed interior layout.
William Hendriksen (ThD, Princeton Theological Seminary) was professor of New Testament literature at Calvin Theological Seminary.