Joseph Mede

(1586—1638) Hebraist and biblical scholar

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also Mead, English biblical scholar. His best-known work, Clavis Apocalyptica (1627), interprets Rev. on the principle that its visions form a whole in chronological order; the Day of Judgement is a period of a thousand years of peace for the Church on earth.

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