From the May/June, 2017 issue of Touchstone
christianity bible culture The Look of Revelation by Peter J. Leithart


The Look of Revelation

Christian Formation in Our Apocalyptic Age

Every summer brings another string of apocalyptic blockbusters to the movie theaters. Godzilla rises from the sea. A meteor smashes into the earth. Volcanoes threaten towns; viruses spread like wildfire; aliens invade. Robots take over, evolving into ex machinas. Terrorists storm the White House. Superheroes do their superheroics against the backdrop of inky Gotham cityscapes. Zombies occupy Pemberly, of all places, so it's a good thing Elizabeth Bennet is a ninja. It's as . . .

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