Reprint. Originally published: A suggestive commentary on St. John. London : R.D. Dickinson, 1872.
|Statement||by William H. Van Doren.|
|LC Classifications||BS2615 .V26 1981|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xviii, 1436 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||1436|
|LC Control Number||80008080|
The Gospel of John is the latest-written of the four biographies of Jesus that have been preserved in the New Testament. Written by a Christian named John, the contents of the book indicate quite clearly that the author was not the John who was one of the twelve disciples of Jesus, for it contains no direct personal references of the type that one would expect from an intimate associate of Jesus. Key Characters in the Gospel of John Jesus. John the Baptist. Mary, the mother of Jesus. Mary, Martha, and Lazarus. The disciples. Pilate. Mary Magdalene. The Gospel of John is the fourth of the Four Gospels of the New Testament - Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John. John's Gospel is followed by the Acts of the Apostles in the New Testament of the Bible.. St. John's Gospel is a mystical reflection on the Word Made Flesh, Jesus Christ. But we get the best picture of John as we read his writings. John penned a total of 5 books of the Bible: The Gospel According to John; 1, 2, and 3 John; and the book of Revelation. All of these books were written toward the end of John’s life. As mentioned earlier, his Gospel is.
Books Advanced Search New Releases Best Sellers & More Children's Books Textbooks Textbook Rentals Sell Us Your Books Best Books of the Month of over 10, results for Books: "the gospel of john". 15 (John testified concerning him. He cried out, saying, “This is the one I spoke about when I said, ‘He who comes after me has surpassed me because he was before me.’ ”) 16 Out of his fullness we have all received grace in place of grace already given. 17 For the law was given through Moses; grace and truth came through Jesus Christ. 18 No one has ever seen God, but the one and only. Book Of John. Book of John - The Evangelistic Gospel The Book of John stands apart from the other three Gospels. Written nearly 30 years after Matthew, Mark and Luke, the purpose of John is dramatically evangelistic. John's language and tone emphasizes the focus of his book. Nov 19, · A compact edition of the Gospel of John perfect for sharing the good news of Jesus. John’s Gospel sheds a unique light not only on the ministry of Jesus Christ, but also on the nature of his relationship with God the Father/5(11).
Dec 09, · “Who wrote the Gospel of John?” is a question that remains unanswered, though noted theologians throughout the ages maintain that it was indeed the disciple John who penned the famous Biblical book. Gospel of John commentary is easy to find—some of the most famous theologians in history have closely examined the text and underscored its importance from as early as the beginning . The book of John is a Gospel that contains Narrative History, Sermons, Parables, and a few Prophetic Oracles. It was written by the Disciple/Apostle John around A.D. The key personalities of this book are Jesus Christ, His Twelve Disciples, Mary Magdalene, John the Baptist, Lazarus, his sisters Mary and Martha, Jewish religious leaders. The Gospel of John begins with a magnificent prologue, which states many of the major themes and motifs of the gospel, much as an overture does for a musical work. The prologue proclaims Jesus as the preexistent and incarnate Word of God who has revealed the Father to us. In the final chapter of John's Gospel, Jesus appears to the disciples on the shore of Lake Galilee, where he shares a breakfast of bread and fish. This chapter is also packed with beautify symbolism and imagery. This is the final resurrection appearance in the Gospel of John. Peter decides to go fishing and 6 other disciples go with him.