John, Peter, and the Fourth Gospel.
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John, Peter, and the Fourth Gospel. by Gerald Webb Broomfield

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Published by Society for promoting Christian knowledge, Macmillan in London, New York .
Written in English


  • Bible. -- N.T. -- John -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.,
  • Bible. -- N.T. -- John -- Theology.

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Edition Notes

StatementWith a preface by H. L. Goudge.
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 235 p.
Number of Pages235
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16668029M

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The fourth Gospel: The Gospel According to John Uniqueness of John. John is the last Gospel and, in many ways, different from the Synoptic question in the Synoptic Gospels concerns the extent to which the divine reality broke into history in Jesus’ coming, and the answers are given in terms of the closeness of the new age. John, from the very beginning, presents Jesus in terms of.   Finally this book will challenge the way the Fourth Gospel has been used in Christian history as the guarantor of what came to be called Christian orthodoxy or creedal Christianity. The Council of Nicea in C.E. leaned on the Fourth Gospel as literal history in order to formulate the creeds and ultimately to undergird such doctrines as the. Phillips undertakes a sequential reading of the Prologue of John's Gospel. By using the reading strategies of Iser, Emmott, and Eco, the book establishes a reading strategy termed sequential disclosure, which is then applied to the order to arrive at the reading, preliminary chapters focus both on historical interpretation of the Prologue in terms of reader response and on the role of. In the intervening months the significant book coming out of the National Dialogue between Lutheran and Roman Catholic theologians entitled Peter in the New Testament, edited by Raymond E. Brown, Karl P. Donfried and John Reumann has appeared, with a chapter on ‘Peter in the Gospel of John’, which is especially relevant to this study.

  The fourth gospel may have drawn on various sources, including the other gospels (hence, some of the same stories), but the author(s) of John’s gospel also did a lot of creative writing. Jesus’ speeches were probably fabricated for this gospel. Much of John’s gospel seems to be intended to revise the synoptics’ versions of Jesus. Historical Tradition In The Fourth Gospel eBook File: Book by C. H. Dodd, Historical Tradition In The Fourth Gospel Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Historical Tradition In The Fourth Gospel books, An historical investigation of the narrative material and Sayings of St John's Gospel. P. Donfried and John Reumann has appeared, with a chapter on 'Peter in the Gospel of John', which is especially relevant to this study. There are two basic and conflicting views currently held with respect to the role of Peter in the Fourth Gospel. One is represented by Raymond E. Brown,1 Oscar Cullmann2 and the Petrine Dialogue3 Accordin group. Item(s) successfully added to the cart! John, Peter, and the Fourth Gospel. By: Broomfield, Gerald Webb Price: £ £

The Gospel according to John (Greek: Εὐαγγέλιον κατὰ Ἰωάννην, romanized: Euangélion katà Iōánnēn, also known as the Gospel of John, or simply John) is the fourth of the four canonical contains a highly schematic account of the ministry of Jesus, with seven "signs" culminating in the raising of Lazarus (foreshadowing the resurrection of Jesus) and seven. Reading John concentrates on the literary and theological distinctives of the Fourth Gospel and the Johannine Epistles. New Testament scholar Charles Talbert's unique commentary considers the entire scope of these works attributed to John, their literary settings and particularities, and their continuing theological importance to the Christian story. Since the statement was made to Peter by the author of the Fourth Gospel, Peter is ruled out as a candidate for the authorship. However, we know who was in the boat, for they are all identified in v. 2, where we are told that Simon Peter, Thomas called the Twin, Nathaniel of Cana in Galilee, the sons of Zebedee (James and John), and two others. The first comprehensive study of St. John's Gospel in forty years, this book provides new and coherent answers to what Rudolf Baltmann regarded as the two great riddles of the Gospel: its position in the history of Christian thought, and its central or governing idea. therein making Understanding the Fourth Gospel an accessible study of the.