Jewish Apocalyptic Traditions I

IBC Faculty Panel, Teaching Team

We won't bill you for 7 days!
Subscription starts at $
Start FREE Trial

Try out before you commit - 7 days for FREE!

Start Your Trial Now
Course info
Materials
Audio lessons
Reviews

Course Info

Apocalyptic books, heavenly visions, future, secrets, and mysteries... How can this not capture our attention?  There are so many questions about the future, the end of days, and ancient Jewish perspectives and beliefs on these matters. The entire Bible can be enhanced through the study of ancient Jewish thinking found in Jewish apocalyptic books.  This course is presented in a seminar style (which was recorded with a live audience).

The course assembles a series of interactive discussions between several of our faculty members: Yeshaya Gruber, Nicholas Schaser, Eli Lizorkin-Eyzenberg, Pinchas Shir, Tupa Guerra, and Carlos Santos Carretero. The professors engage with selected texts from the Qumran War Scroll, Book of Revelation, Books of Enoch, various Son of Man, and Metatron Traditions, and an array of other interesting ancient texts.

Faculty members even take some questions from the audience as they consider apocalyptic ideas from the past from various vectors.  Instead of a single lecturer, as in most courses, these recordings feature a panel of experts who bring their combined knowledge to reflect on texts as they interact with each other's views and opinions. You will not be disappointed by these insightful conversations!  

About Author

The IBC faculty hold advanced degrees in biblical, linguistic, and/or historical studies and come from a variety of backgrounds and perspectives. We don't always agree with each other; but our team-taught courses and other materials make for lively and interesting interaction! Come join us as we study together. For more on individual scholars, please see here: https://israelbiblecenter.com/faculty

  • 19 Sessions With historical background and more
  • Earn your certificate in:
    • Jewish Context and Culture
    • Hebrew Bible
    • Jewish New Testament
  • 161 Active Students From all over the world
  • 7:51 Hours Learn at your pace and convenience

Materials

  • Lecture Notes for this Course
  • Plain Text Notes for this Course

Audio lessons

  • 02. The War Scroll: Light vs. Darkness 24:06
  • 03. The War Scroll: Sons of Light and Messiah 21:56
  • 04. The War Scroll: War and Vengeance 30:20
  • 05. How to Read Revelation (Part 1) 27:08
  • 06. How to Read Revelation (Part 2) 20:21
  • 07. Revelation: Woman Dressed in Purple 17:17
  • 08. Revelation: Dragon and the Beast 38:24
  • 09. Revelation: The Mark of the Beast 29:21
  • 10. Revelation Questions and Answers 35:12
  • 11. The Book of 1 Enoch and Biblical Canon 20:04
  • 12. 1 Enoch: Enoch's Heavenly Journey 16:16
  • 13. 1 Enoch: Stories of Nephilim Giants 28:47
  • 14. 1 Enoch: Interaction with New Testament Ideas 21:04
  • 15. Approaching the Book of Enoch 14:37
  • 16. Son of Man in Daniel 24:48
  • 17. Son of Man in Enoch 22:50
  • 18. The Imagery of the Son of Man 26:05
  • 19. Son of Man, Metatron and Enoch 26:58

Student Reviews

5

Overall student rates

Overall rating based on 26 reviews
5 Stars 26
4 Stars 0
3 Stars 0
2 Stars 0
1 Star 0
26 Total
  • James A. Endler

    Posted 1 month ago
    Loved it
  • Dr Tichaona Banda

    Posted 1 month ago
    The Mother of Harlots is the source of spiritual adultery within God's people. Revelation 17:15 Then the angel said to me, “The waters you saw, where the prostitute sits, are peoples, multitudes, nations and languages. 18 The woman you saw is the great city that rules over the kings of the earth.”
  • FILIBERTO ALEJANDRO CORTES HERNANDEZ

    Posted 1 month ago
    Sometimes videos freeze
  • Claudia Johnsen

    Posted 1 month ago
    Excellent conversation
  • Mark Russell

    Posted 3 months ago
    nice

Join Us Today

Start your journey today - only a few spots left!

Offer ends in:
00 00: 00: 00

Monthly Membership

$59 $40 / month
Get unlimited access to all our courses and materials with this monthly plan
START YOUR FREE TRIAL Learn more about free trial

What our students are saying:

Janice Baca

5/5
Watch

Elizabeth Joseph

5/5
Watch
image

Suzana Malavasic

5/5

“Your program in Jewish Context and Culture has been a source of enlightenment and has led me to appreciate the radically Jewish nature of the Gospel of Jesus Christ”
image

Barbara Thomas

5/5

“I look forward every week to my classes. Really appreciate the Jewish background that provides the assumed knowledge of 1st century readership!”
image

June R Massoud

5/5

"I am so happy with my Biblical Studies at Israel Bible Center. I am starting to see the bigger picture as I advance with the several courses I've taken"
image
60+ courses

Join for access to:

Over 60 online biblical courses, more than 70 exclusive Roundtable Talks with top scholars, Israel Bible Weekly Magazine, Israel Bible Podcast episodes, and more!

Dive into the world of Hebrew Culture and Context of the Bible with UNLIMITED access!

Start FREE Trial

Access to 60+ courses

A variety of engaging online courses in Jewish and Biblical studies from Genesis to Revelation and beyond!

70+ Roundtables

Face-to-face conversations with a broad array of experts and scholars from the world’s leading universities

Hebraic Insights

Over 1,000 easy-to-read educational articles and inspirational insights from the Bible‘s original languages

Dashboard features to enhance YOUR learning experience

image

Personalized Recommendations

Discover courses tailored to your interests. Our Personalized Recommendations help you find the perfect learning path, ensuring a rewarding and enriching experience

image

Live Comments in Courses

Engage with fellow learners and academic experts. Live Comments allow you to participate in interactive discussions, share insights, and build a vibrant learning community

image

Course Progress Badge

Stay on track with your learning journey. The Course Progress Badge keeps you informed about your advancement in each course, motivating you to achieve your goals

image

Internationally renowned scholars from top universities

Dozens of esteemed professors in one place! We collaborate with scholars from elite universities, including Oxford, Harvard, Berkeley, Tel Aviv, and more!

Begin Your Journey
image
image

Up to 3 certificates to earn!

Embark on a journey into the Jewish context of the Bible! You can earn certificates in 3 categories: Hebrew Bible, Jewish New Testament, and the Jewish Context and Culture Program Certificate.

Get me started