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Published by SCM Press in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Bible. -- N.T. -- John. -- Commentaries

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementJohn Marsh.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBS2615.3 .M37 1978
The Physical Object
Pagination700 p. ;
Number of Pages700
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14690312M

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The Gospel begins with John the Baptist calling Jesus the Lamb of God (). Just as Moses in the Book of Exodus prescribed the sacrificial Lamb must be eaten for the first-born son to have life at the Passover, so we must partake of Jesus, the Lamb of God, at the Eucharistic Sacrifice to have eternal life. St. John in his Gospel utilizes the word σημεῖον - sign for the Miracles of Jesus Christ. The . John is known as the author of the Gospel of John and four other books in the New Testament - the three Epistles of John and the Book of Revelation. The authorship of the Gospel is credited to the "disciple whom Jesus loved," and John claims the Gospel of John is based on the "Beloved Disciple's. The Gospel of John is the fourth of the canonical gospels.[Notes 1] The book is written anonymously, although it identifies an unnamed "disciple whom Jesus loved" as the source of its traditions, and reached its final form around AD 90– It most likely reflects a "Johannine community" in conflict with the Jewish community, but its reconstruction, and therefore the social, religious and historical context of the . Church tradition has held that John is the author of the Gospel of John and four other books of the New Testament — the three Epistles of John and the Book of Revelation. In the Gospel, authorship is internally credited to the " disciple whom Jesus loved " (ὁ μαθητὴς ὃν ἠγάπα ὁ Ἰησοῦς, o mathētēs on ēgapa o Iēsous) in John Canonized: Pre-congregation.

  SAINT JOHN OF DAMASCUS COLLECTION [4 BOOKS] Saint John of Damascus, also known as John Damascene and as Chrysorrhoas was a Syrian monk and priest. Born and raised in Damascus, he died at his monastery, Mar Saba, near Jerusalem. A polymath whose fields of interest and contribution included law, theology, philosophy, and music, he is said by some 5/5(6).   John is traditionally regarded as the author of five books of the Bible: the Gospel of John, the epistles 1 John, 2 John, and 3 John, and the Book of Revelation, although some Bible scholars dispute which of these (if any) he actually wrote. He is also believed to be the only disciple who died of old age (the others were allegedly martyred). The book of the Revelation of Jesus Christ was written by John probably close to the same time he wrote the epistles which bear his name. The book of the Revelation was written about the vision that John saw while banished to the Greek island of Patmos on the Aegean sea. The first part of the book follows the life of St. John Paul; the second deals with the five loves of his life, to quote the author's introduction: 'young people, human love, the /5().

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