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By Alicia D. Myers,Bruce G. Schuchard

A selection of essays via specialists from round the world

Like the opposite New testomony Gospels, the Gospel of John time and again appeals to Scripture (Old Testament). who prefer allusions and “echoes” along extra particular quotations, even though, the Gospel of John weaves Scripture as an authoritative resource bearing on its tale of Jesus. but, this is often an identical Gospel that's usually considered as hostile towards “the Jews,” specifically the Jewish non secular leaders, depicted inside it.


  • Introduces and updates readers at the query of John’s employment of Scripture
  • Showcases necessary techniques to extra normal experiences at the New Testament’s use of Scripture, sociological and rhetorical analyses, and reminiscence theory
  • Explores the potential implications surrounding Scripture utilization for the Gospel audiences either old and contemporary

Alicia D. Myers is Assistant Professor of recent testomony and Greek at Campbell college Divinity college. She is the writer of Characterizing Jesus: A Rhetorical research at the Fourth Gospel’s Use of Scripture in Its Presentation of Jesus (Bloomsbury T&T Clark).

Bruce G. Schuchard is Professor of Exegetical Theology at Concordia Seminary. he's the writer of Scripture inside Scripture: The Interrelationship of shape and serve as within the specific outdated testomony Citations within the Gospel of John (Scholars Press).

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