Center for Millennial Studies


Center for Millennial Studies

The Center for Millennial Studies [http://www.mille.org] is a scholarly institute at Boston University devoted to studying millennial, millenarian, and apocalyptic movements, groups, and individuals throughout history and on the contemporary scene.

Boston University professor Richard Landes currently serves as director of the center.

ee also

* Summary of Christian eschatological differences
* Millennialism
* Millenarianism
* Messianism
* Apocalypse
* Apocalypticism
* Apocalyptic literature
* Armageddon
* End Times
* Ultimate fate of the Universe
* Christian eschatology
* Christian Zionism
* Qiyamah Muslim view

External links

* [http://www.mille.org Center for Millennial Studies]


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