Encountering John (Encountering Biblical Studies): The Gospel in Historical, Literary, and Theological Perspective

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Baker Academic, Nov 5, 2013 - Religion - 288 pages
In this updated edition of his successful textbook, leading evangelical New Testament scholar Andreas Köstenberger offers a survey of John's gospel that is informed by current scholarship but written at an accessible level. The book has been revised throughout and features a new interior design. Photos, sidebars, and other pedagogical aids are included.

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Abbreviations xv
Encountering the Word John 1118 22
Encountering the Earthly JesusThe Mission to the Jews
Encountering the Exalted Jesus The Mission to the World
Jesuss Passion Resurrection and Commissioning of His Followers
Encountering the One Who Calls Us to Follow John 21 179
The History of the Interpretation of Johns Gospel 199
Johns Gospel and the Study of the Historical Jesus 204
Toolsfor Study 207
References to Time in Johns Gospel 236
Pilates Uneasy Relationship with the Jews 249
Jesus as a Rabbi in Johns Gospel 241

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Andreas J. Köstenberger (PhD, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School) is senior research professor of New Testament and biblical theology and director of PhD studies at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary in Wake Forest, North Carolina. He is the author, editor, or translator of numerous books and editor of the Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society.

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