Rudolf Steiner Archive & e.Lib Logo
Archive Section Info Rudolf Steiner Archive & e.Lib 





Help Out




Sunday the 23rd of April 2017, 9:44:51 PM CEST v46.b  [Spacer]

Links to Our Supporters
Visit the Rudolf Steiner Bookstore.
Visit the Mayflower Bookshop.
Visit I
Visit the e.Gallery -- Fine Art Presentations.
Visit KnowNews.Net ... Because KnowNews is Good News.
Visit the Goethean Science site.
Visit Our Supporters

Get it on Google Play!
Click badge to download our APP.

Users On-Line: 234
Most at 1 time: 13923
When: Tue Oct 4 2016,
at 10:19:06 CEST

The Apocalypse

and the Work of the Priest
The Book of Revelation
Apokalypse und Priesterwirken

Rudolf Steiner
(Written 1919; Bn 346, GA 346i, CW 346)

   Verlag Cover Image
Click to Visit the Verlag

John's Book of Revelation — the Apocalypse — has been subjected to countless interpretations by theologians over the years, mostly based on theory and speculation. In contrast, Rudolf Steiner spoke from his own direct experience and knowledge of the spiritual truths contained in St John's mysterious pictures.

Although he had previously presented his insights into the Book of Revelation a number of times, in 1924 Steiner ventured to give a completely new perspective — in response to a request by priests of The Christian Community — by relating the subject closely to the work of the modern priest. ‘These priests felt the need to achieve a closer relationship with the Book of Revelation,’ he wrote later. ‘I believed I would be able to contribute to such a closer relationship. The spiritual paths I follow had enabled me to trace the apocalyptist's footsteps. So I felt that with this course of lectures I would be able to achieve a depiction that would convey this priestly book in its true sense as a spiritual guide for the priest.’

Known Publications:

  • Apokalypse und Priesterwirken, German language editions: 1995, 2001. ISBN 3-7274-3460-0,
  • The Apocalypse, ca 1995, typescript, spiral-bound edition, unknown publisher, unknown translator(s)
  • The Book of Revelation, 1998, Rudolf Steiner Press (London), translator: J. Collis, ISBN 1-85584-052-9,

GA 346 ... Selections ...


Apokalypse und Priesterwirken

Book Cover Image Dieser unmittelbar vor Beginn seines Krankenlagers gehaltene Kurs für die Priester der zwei Jahre zuvor begründeten Christengemeinschaft schließt die Vorträge, Kurse und Besprechungen ab, die Rudolf Steiner zur Vorbereitung und Begleitung dieser «Bewegung für religiöse Erneuerung» gehalten hat. 18 Vorträge, Gespräche und Fragenbeantwortungen, Dornach 1924. mit 13 Wandtafelzeichn. u. 44 S. Notizbucheintragungen. Rudolf Steiner Gesamtausgabe.


The Apocalypse and the Work of the Priest

Book Cover Image This typewritten manuscript consisted of one paragraph! All eighteen lectures in one paragraph with only the dates of the lectures separating them. There were single spaces between sentences and double spaces between pagraphs ... maybe! We used this “formula” to create the on-line document you see before you. The 18 lectures make up the entirety of the lecture series entitled, The Apocalypse, Bn/GA/CW 346, published in German as, Apokalypse und Priesterwirken.


Side by Side Compare

The books in this area can be compared side by side in the same browser window. Select any combination of lectures, prefaces, appendixes, etc., from any of the editions found here.




Additional Features::
 First Edition
 Dust Jacket
 Any Binding
 Hard Cover
 Soft Cover

The Rudolf Steiner Archive & e.Lib is maintained by:
The e.Librarian / James Stewart /
Copyright © The e.Lib, Inc. MCMLXXX thru MMXVII.

Powell's Books Ad
Anthroposophical Leading Thoughts; Anth ...On Nutrition: Lecture Given on October ...Whitsun and Ascension: An Introductory ...Grundlegendes Für Eine Erweiterung Der ...

Contact us
Powered by Thinking!
Copyright © 1980 – 2017
Rudolf Steiner Archive & e.Lib
2757 total hits since Sunday September 18th. 1 hit today. 
Page last updated on Monday December 26, 2016 at 17:37:09. 

Valid HTML 4.01 Transitional