Johannine theology

a study of the doctrinal contents of the Gospels and Epistles of the apostle John by George Barker Stevens

Publisher: R. D. Dickenson in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 387 Downloads: 91
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  • Bible. -- N.T. -- Johannine literature -- Theology.

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p.[373]-376.

Statementby George B. Stevens.
The Physical Object
Paginationxii p., 1 l., 387 p.
Number of Pages387
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16668322M

  Book Summary: The title of this book is The Theology of the Johannine Epistles (New Testament Theology) and it was written by Judith M. particular edition is in a Paperback format. This books publish date is and it Pages: For readers who anticipate the full course meal of his forthcoming commentary on the Gospel of John (NIGTC), with this book Bauckham, senior scholar at Ridley Hall (Cambridge), presents a platter of weighty hors d’oeuvres, each one a meal in itself. The volume consists of an array of eight themes, most having been presented as conference lectures and two having been . ‘Lastly was the Johannine supplement to the Synoptic accounts, written toward the end of the first century.’ ‘He looks at the Gospel's theology, language, and relationship of narratives to Jesus' discourses and explores the unique Johannine Passion story.’.   Throughout Christian history, the Gospel of John's distinctive way of presenting the life, works, teachings, death, and resurrection of Jesus have earned it labels such as "the spiritual Gospel" and "the maverick Gospel." It has been seen as the most theological of the four canonical Gospels. In this volume Richard Bauckham, a leading biblical scholar and a .

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Johannine Theology: The Gospel, the Epistles and the Apocalypse - Kindle edition by Rainbow, Paul A. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Johannine Theology: The Gospel, the Epistles and the Apocalypse/5(6).

In this magisterial synthesis, Paul A. Rainbow presents the most complete account of the theology of the Johannine corpus available today. Both critical and comprehensive, this volume includes all the books of the New Testament ascribed to John: Johannine theology book Gospel, the three epistles and the book of Cited by: 2.

The Seventh Johannine Sign: A Study in John's Christology ANDREAS J. KÖSTENBERGER TRINITY INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY A proper identification of the Johannine signs significantly sharpens one's grasp of John's Christology. While there is substantial agreement regarding six signs, no consensus has yet been achieved regarding possible furtherFile Size: KB.

John, Theology of. Johannine theology organizes the unifying theological subjects belonging to the New Testament literature traditionally attributed to John. While some critics would say that a comprehensive, coherent theology may not be within reach, still we can outline those unifying themes that undergird these writings.

Introduction Johannine theology of mission is not as known as the Pauline approach to mission. Theologians such as Dean Gilliland, Rollin Grams, and Andreas Köstenberger have written on theologies of mission from various perspectives of the Pauline Epistles,[1] Matthean understanding,[2] or the Gospel of Mark,[3] and Luke-Acts.[4] However.

In this magisterial synthesis, Paul A. Rainbow presents the most complete account of the theology of the Johannine corpus available today. Both critical and comprehensive, this volume includes all the books of the New Testament ascribed to John: the Gospel, the three epistles and the book of.

For example, “Those who reject the truth are not able to love as God loves, nor are they able to know or love God” (10). 2 and 3 John feature the specific language of “walking in the truth,” which is consistently Jewish: “The Jewish metaphor of ‘walking’ represents one’s life conduct, and ‘walking.

JOHANNINE THEOLOGY. The teaching of the Apostle John as given by him in the NT books attributed to him—the fourth gospel, the epistles, and the Apocalypse.

Outline. It is generally supposed that Johannine theology has its own distinctive features sufficient to mark it out from other streams of theological thought current in the apostolic age.

In this magisterial synthesis, Paul A. Rainbow presents the most complete account of the theology of the Johannine corpus available today. Both critical and comprehensive, this volume includes all the books of the New Testament ascribed to John: the Gospel, the three epistles and the book of not proclaiming a definitive position on the question of authorship, this work 5/5(1).

JOHANNINE THEOLOGY, 1. jo-han'-in,-in: I. THE ANTECEDENTS 1. Personality of Writer 2. Earlier New Testament Writings 3. Christian Experience and Teaching of History 4.

Widening Contact with Gentile World 5. The Odes of Solomon 6. Antagonism to Gnostic Speculation II. THE DIVINE NATURE 1. God Is Spirit 2. God Is Life 3. God Is Light 4.

Ethical. Book Review: Johannine Theology: The Gospel, the Epistles and the Apocalypse, by Paul A. Rainbow. Theological Book Review 27 no. 1 (): Johannine Christianity refers to an ancient Christian community of uncertain existence, which placed great emphasis on the teachings of Jesus, particularly as revealed through the Gospel of John.

Starting as a community of early followers of Jesus who "defined themselves rather starkly against the Jewish milieu in which they arose, these believers cultivated an intense devotion to. The whole of the Johannine writings, it may be safely assumed, belongs to the region of Asia Minor, to a school, let us say, which had its headquarters in Ephesus, and to the last quarter, or perhaps the last decade, of the first century of our era.

and -- in which reference is made to the Lamb's book of life.' In this book the names. Add to Book Bag Remove from Book Bag. Saved in: Johannine theology: the gospel, the Epistles and the Apocalypse / "In this magisterial synthesis, Paul A.

Rainbow presents the most complete account of the theology of the Johannine corpus available today. Both critical and comprehensive, this volume includes all the books of the New Testament.

Johannine Theology breaks down into 10 chapters (chapter 1 as introduction) each considering a different (relational) theme in John. Ultimate to John's theology (in Rainbow's estimation) is God the Father who is the aim and goal of the entire Johannine corpus (chapter 2).

Next Rainbow considers John's writings concerning "The World" (chapter 3). The 2nd great contribution of the Johannine writings to the development of Christian theology is their doctrine of Christ-the latest and most deliberate effort within New Testament times to relate intellectually the church's faith in Jesus to its faith in God.

"Bauckham offers a series of probing essays on the Gospel of John and its theology. They display the qualities that mark all of Bauckham's scholarship: a mastery of the field, an attention to exegetical detail, theological sophistication, and an independent judgment in constructive dialogue with an impressive array of Johannine scholars.

Written in an accessible way, these essays will. Reviewed by Johnson Pang. Introduction & Overview. Paul A. Rainbow wrote Johannine Theology: the Gospel, the Epistles, and the Apocalypse to provide a critical and comprehensive work on the whole of the Johannine corpus, a lacuna in current English-speaking studies.

The first chapter lays out Rainbow’s approach to the material, offers a brief discussion on the state. In this magisterial synthesis, Paul A. Rainbow presents the most complete account of the theology of the Johannine corpus available today.

Both critical and comprehensive, this volume includes all the books of the New Testament ascribed to John: the Gospel, the three Epistles and the book of. In this magisterial synthesis, Paul A. Rainbow presents the most complete account of the theology of the Johannine corpus available today.

Both critical and comprehensive, this volume includes all the books of the New Testament ascribed to John: the Gospel, the three epistles and the book of Brand: IVP Academic.

The authorship of the Johannine works (the Gospel of John, Epistles of John, and the Book of Revelation) has been debated by scholars since at least the 2nd century AD.

[1] The main debate centers on who authored the writings, and which of the writings, if any, can be ascribed to a common author. Ancient tradition attributes all the books to John the Apostle. The Johannine Epistles have long been recognised as contributing a vital element to the theology of the New Testament.

Usually it is to the Gospel that the reader turns first in order to explore that contribution; the First Epistle is treated as a supplement, while 2 and 3 John - on account of their brevity - receive little by: This book allows the Epistles to speak for themselves, and shows that they sound a distinctive note within Johannine theology, in particular, and the thought of the New Testament, in general.

Lieu carefully outlines their most important theological themes which, when understood in their original setting, are seen to have rich potential for. The Johannine Epistles have long been recognized as contributing a vital element to the theology of the New Testament.

Usually it is to the Gospel that the reader turns first in order to explore that contribution; the First Epistle is treated as a supplement, while 2 and 3 John--because of their brevity--receive little attention.

This book allows the Epistles to speak for themselves, and. Johannine Theology: The Ultimate Fruit of Pauline Christianity The Johannine image of the divine Jesus is not found in the other three Gospels.

None of the latter describes Jesus as an incarnate of the Word, portrays him as the primordial light, suggests that he always existed, states that Jesus and the father are in each other, makes them one.

Theology of the Johannine Writings MTh course structure from Union Biblical Seminary, Pune, India. "In this magisterial synthesis, Paul A. Rainbow presents the most complete account of the theology of the Johannine corpus available today. Both critical and comprehensive, this volume includes all the books of the New Testament ascribed to John: the Gospel, the three epistles and the book of Revelation."--Jacket.

Physical Description. "In this magisterial synthesis, Paul A. Rainbow presents the most complete account of the theology of the Johannine corpus available today. Both critical and comprehensive, this volume includes all the books of the New Testament ascribed to John: the Gospel, the three epistles and the book of Revelation."--Jacket.

Theology and History in the Fourth Gospel: Tradition and Narration Frey, Jörg Waco, TX: Baylor University Press, pp. xiii + $ Description: The Fourth Gospel is deeply shaped by its remarkably high Christology.

It depicts the earthly Jesus, the incarnate one, as fully divine. The “Johannine letters” consist of three documents almost universally associated with the Gospel of John. thought to be related to issues raised by the theology and circumstances of the group responsible for the Gospel.

The Johannine comma refers to an addition to the text of 1 John –8 intended to clarify the wording of those. Book Information Throughout Christian history, the Gospel of John’s distinctive way of presenting the life, works, teachings, death, and resurrection of Jesus have earned it labels such as “the spiritual Gospel” and “the maverick Gospel.”Author: Richard J.

Bauckham.The Johannine Epistles have long been recognized as contributing a vital element to the theology of the New Testament. Usually it is to the Gospel that the reader turns first in order to explore that contribution; the First Epistle is treated as a supplement, while 2 and 3 John--because of their brevity--receive little attention.Get this from a library!

Gospel of glory: major themes in Johannine theology. [Richard Bauckham] -- Throughout Christian history, the Gospel of John's distinctive way of presenting the life, works, teachings, death, and resurrection of Jesus have earned it .