"With the scalpel of a trained biblical scholar, and the inside knowledge of a former fundamentalist preacher, Dr. Price is fully equipped to issue this relentless exposé of how the Left Behind series, among other Christian musings on the apocalypse, actually represent attempts to hide one of the greatest prophetic failures in history." -- Hector Avalos,author of The End of Biblical Studies
Robert M. Price (Selma, NC), professor of scriptural studies at the Johnnie Colemon Theological Seminary, is the editor (with Jeffery Jay Lowder) of The Empty Tomb: Jesus Beyond the Grave and the Journal of Higher Criticism. He is also the author of Top Secret: The Truth Behind Today’s Pop Mysticisms; The Paperback Apocalypse: How the Christian Church Was Left Behind; The Reason-Driven Life: What Am I Here on Earth For? and many other works.
Price's writing takes some getting used to - in some ways it is tongue-in-cheek and in other ways it's right on - he uses lots of scripture quotes and passages to make his various... Read morePublished 21 months ago by Francis X.
Twenty, nineteen, eighteen, seventeen, sixteen, fifteen, fourteen, thirteen, twelve, eleven, ten, nine, eight, seven, six, five, four, three, two, one!Published on March 11, 2013 by Fallible Human
This is a wonderful book. It's a book about other books, in this case books which depict the end of the present world as outlined in the biblical book of Revelation. Read morePublished on January 8, 2011 by Jim Davis
Paperback Apocalypse / 978-1-59102-583-2
I would have bought "Paperback Apocalypse" anyway, just because I'm a huge fan of Robert Price, but I have a secondary interest... Read more
Will there be a Rapture? Will Jesus return from heaven? Who is the Antichrist? And when will all these things happen? Read morePublished on September 24, 2008 by Charles P. Hobbs
Having read the "Left Behind" series of books, this answer to the absurd premis of them was fun but not nearly as fun to read. Read morePublished on April 14, 2008 by M. S. Whitmore