apocalyptical


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Synonyms for apocalyptical

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prophetic of devastation or ultimate doom

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Beyond exaggerations present in several paragraphs in the volume coordinated by Bocancea (2016), on such an apocalyptical wave we note the fear and the negative perception of religious groups' action via individuals inside the Western civilization.
In this paper, I have described the prophecies and teachings of George Umai, a lay Anglican of West Kwara'ae, Malaita, especially as they relate to Israel-Kwara'ae genealogy, the personal and apocalyptical power of the Ark of the Covenant, the Jerusalem destiny of Malaitans (indeed, of all Solomon Islanders and the whole world), and theocracy.
Moreover, Dinah's claim that the three women "are posterity" also suggests an apocalyptical future, where, even if there were things to find in the "far future" no one would be there to find them.
On the global warming alarmists, anyone who actually points to the evidence that disproves their apocalyptical claims, they don't engage in reasoned debate.
For example, A Cry of Stone tells the life story of a disabled-female, native-Canadian painter and the only connection to the apocalyptical narrative contained in the other books is a priest who merely occupies a minor role.
We require an understanding of the apocalyptical changes humanity is facing in this period of planet transformation (referred to by some scientists as the 'Anthropocene')--indicating that we, as a species, should be considered a geological force.
This debate spanned from Adorno's (1941) and Macdonald's (1962) apocalyptical approaches to positive visions of mass culture (Shills, 1957).
what if the movie Noah came out to warn us that an earthquake is the next apocalyptical natural disaster.
Although media use was not blamed for people becoming zombies, the CDC zombie warning went viral (like the apocalyptical storyline associated with zombies in much of popular culture) through social media.
So, truth being so plain and simple, why we have to shrink in shame or turn pale in horror at the apocalyptical prediction?
Even if you have a conscience, an apocalyptical view on history, behind it there should always be the idea that the world is nothing but a farce.
We shall then speak of a survivalist tone to talk about a certain logic of cultural sustainability, in the wake of Bill Readings' apocalyptical demand in The University in Ruins urging post-historical students of literary culture, to find other ways to understand how what we say about literary texts and culture participates in culture, once:
The ICG (2012:i) notes that "Lebanon's two principal coalitions see events in Syria in a starkly different light--as a dream come true for one; as a potentially apocalyptical nightmare for the other" (see also Berti 2012:2).
Over the next year, Netanyahu could be proven correct in his apocalyptical assessment of Rouhani and the Iranians.