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The Gospel of John and the sociology of light

Norman R. Petersen

The Gospel of John and the sociology of light

language and characterization in the fourth Gospel

by Norman R. Petersen

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Published by Trinity Press in Valley Forge, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bible. N.T. John -- Language, Style.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 134-159) and index.

    StatementNorman R. Petersen.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBS2615.2 .P475 1993
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 170 p ;
    Number of Pages170
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1395140M
    ISBN 101563380706
    LC Control Number93002446


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In John: The Gospel of Light and Life, Adam Hamilton not only describes this uniqueness, but uses it to illustrate how the Synoptic Gospels emphasized Jesus humanity, while the Johannine Gospel stresses His divinity. Rev/5. Get this from a library. The Gospel of John and the sociology of light: language and characterization in the fourth Gospel.

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The following is a short study of all the uses of the word "light" in the Gospel of John. Since the Gospel of John and the Epistles of John are interconnected, understanding "light" in the Gospel will shed important light upon the meaning of "light" in the epistles; upon such critical verses as "God is light" (1 John ), "walk in the light" (1 John ), and "whoever says he is in the light.

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John will go on throughout his gospel of new creation to demonstrate how the Word is the only life. He is the only light of creation and the darkness has not overcome it. The Word challenged and defeated.

Aramaic Light on the Gospel of John, like its predecessors Aramaic Light on the Gospel of Matthew and Aramaic Light on the Gospels of Mark and Luke, carries you back into the Near Eastern, Semitic times of Jesus of Nazareth. It is unique in that it provides insight into the Aramaic language and Semitic customs of almost two thousand years s: Written by popular youth writer Josh Tinley to go with Adam Hamilton's uplifting study, John: The Gospel of Light and Life, the book takes readers on a tour of the book of John, exploring its major themes in a compelling style for youth.

Each study include activities in a wide range of interests including music, science, cooking, and illusion. The Gospel of John. Christian D. von Dehsen.

Ph.D. Carthage College, Kenosha, WI Background. The Gospel of John portrays Jesus as the preexistent Word (, logos) descended from heaven (; ; ) to bring light and life into a world trapped in darkness ().

By tradition, the Fourth Gospel was written by John, the son of Zebedee, often thought to be the mysterious "Beloved Disciple. John, Gospel according to Saint. Gospel according to Saint John, fourth book of the New Testament.

This account of Jesus' life is clearly set off from the other three Gospels (see Synoptic Gospels), although it is probable that John knew and used both Mark and Luke as sources.

The Gospel opens with a prologue in which Jesus is identified with the Word (see Logos). The Gospel of John, the fourth of the gospels, is a highly schematic account of the ministry of Jesus, with seven "signs" culminating in the raising of Lazarus (foreshadowing the resurrection of Jesus) and seven "I The Gospel of John and the sociology of light book discourses culminating in Thomas's proclamation of the risen Jesus as "my Lord and my God"; the concluding verses set out its purpose, "that you may believe that Jesus is the.

In John, Jesus' claim to be the "Light of the world" is like with this miracle. The healing of the blind man. This Gospel contains the "Book of Glory" John. Sociology In Our Times: Chapter 3 Terms To Know.

19 terms. Sociology In Our Times: Chapter 2 Terms To Know. John Or in; also in verses 31 and 33 (twice) John See Isaiah ; many manuscripts is the Son of God. John Cephas (Aramaic) and Peter (Greek) both mean rock. Consistent with the Old Testament teaching on light and darkness outlined in my previous post “The Old Testament Background to the Concept of Light and Darkness in John’s Gospel”, the Gospel of John clearly identifies Jesus of Nazareth as being the spiritual light of the universe.

For John, Jesus is “the light of humanity” (John ). If light in the Gospel of John can show off what's true and good, darkness usually means something shady is happening.

It's no surprise that Judas's big betrayal happens at night (). It wouldn't quite be the same if the sun was shining down, illuminating the evil. This Lent, explore the major themes in the book of John with Adam Hamilton.

This six-week DVD-series, John: The Gospel of Light and Life consists of minute videos where Hamilton shares insights with a group of fifteen, then answers their questions. Topics are:The Word Made FleshThe Miraculous Signs of JesusThe 'I Am' Sayings of JesusThe Farewell DiscourseThe Arrest, Trial, and.

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In the King James version the word - light - appears 30 times in the Gospel according to Saint John Joh In him was life; and the life was the light of men. Joh And the light. Note: Some introductory material on the realitysearch books can be found on RealitySearch material on the book of Acts can be found on and Gospel of John can be found on Would you like to have a look at.

Author: John –24 describes the author of the gospel of John as “the disciple whom Jesus loved,” and for both historical and internal reasons this is understood to be John the Apostle, one of the sons of Zebedee (Luke ).

Date of Writing: Discovery of certain papyrus fragments dated around AD require the gospel of John to have been written, copied, and circulated before. the gospel of john vol. i the greatest work in the world guidance from galatians paul's letters to timothy and titus survey course in christian doctrine vol.

i survey course in christian doctrine vol. i1 letters from peter thinking through thessaloians studies in first corinthians 0 the seer, the saviour, and the saved in the book.

The Gospel of John in the Light of Indian Mysticism presents an unusual and rewarding exploration of this Christian text from a Hindu perspective. Ravi Ravindra takes us into the heart of St. John's words, eloquently and convincingly revealing the interconnectedness of all faiths, and provides an immense and lasting spiritual vision.

Gospel music reflects the American spirit of freedom and the free market as a Christian culture emerges in the 20th century, providing a spiritual as well as economic foundation.

The Sound of Light presents gospel music as part of the history of contemporary Christianity. The Gospel of John varies from the Synoptic Gospels in more ways than one. Ramsey Michaels categorizes them into two types of variation: (1) the style and content of Jesus' teaching, and (2) the chronology and structure of Jesus' ministry.

Another characteristic that set John apart is his writing style. Concerning this, Clement of Alexandria. John is too, of course, but his initial perspective is a cosmic one. He looks back to the Jesus present at the beginning of time. The first verses of the Gospel of John are heavy with universal concepts—creation, nothingness, life, light, the human race, darkness, the.

Page #9 Study Notes on John Introduction to the Gospel of John Author The book was written by the apostle John, who was the brother of James and the son of Zebedee. John is nowhere named in the book; but instead of arguing against his authorship, this argues for it. In and elsewhere, the author refers to himself as simply “the.

There is a widespread scholarly view that John's gospel can be broken into four parts: a prologue, (John 1: ), the Book of Signs ( to ), the Book of Glory (or Exaltation) ( to ) and an epilogue (chapter 21). John Therefore many other signs Jesus also performed in the presence of the disciples, which are not written in this book; 31 but these have been written so.

About Mysticism in the Gospel of John. This is the first detailed study of Johannine mysticism against a Palestinian Jewish background has been previously undertaken. This book investiages whether there was a "mystical" practice in first-century Palestine and whether John can be better understood in the light of such practice, if there was any.

This part expository study of the gospel of John was preached at Flagstaff Christian Fellowship from Audio and manuscripts are available for each lesson. For permission to reproduce/distribute these resources from Steve Cole (including the Word document and audio files found on the individual lesson pages below) please see Bible.

On the Gospel of John, Part 2: The Light of the World. Introducing our presentation of the Gospel of John in the opening segment of this series, we gave evidence from the earliest post-apostolic Christian writers, the so-called Church Fathers, and from the texts of those books of our Bibles which are attributed to John, which is sufficient to demonstrate that one and the same John the apostle.

The Fourth Gospel and the Sociology of Secrecy. Secrecy Process and John. Secrecy: Controlling Information Entrusted Disclosure (+ gossip network) Espionage: Discovering Secrets Evaluation of Espionage.

Secrecy and Differentiation of Characters. Outsiders: "Not in the Know" Insiders: "Not in the Know". In John we find the purpose or theme of the Gospel of John. 30 Now Jesus did many other signs in the presence of the disciples, which are not written in this book; 31 but these are written so that you may believe that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God, and.

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.

John in his Gospel utilizes the. The Word Became Flesh. 1 In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. 2 He was with God in the beginning. 3 Through him all things were made; without him nothing was made that has been made.

4 In him was life, and that life was the light of all mankind. 5 The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome [] it. Jesus’ nighttime conversation with Nicodemus, is the second use of “darkness” in John’s gospel. The context is conducive to taking “darkness” as a reference to the old covenant.

Summary. 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.

Tin chapter 8 of the gospel of John we got to meet a man that was born blind and see Jesus give him sight. This miracle proves that Jesus is the bringer of light.

Below are questions from the 9th and 10th chapters of John. From the NIV version. Take them up and get to see how well you remember the teachings from these two chapters. theology of John's Gospel is expressed not only by choice of vocabulary, but also by John's careful linkage and balancing of one narrative scene with another.

In the John 4 narrative, this becomes obvious with John's association of Jesus' conversation with Nicodemus, a learned Jewish rabbi. The Gospel of John is the most deeply spiritual of the four gospels. This writing is filled with rich images and profound truths, but John notes that his aim in writing the gospel is that readers will not only believe in Jesus Christ, but that they “may have life in his name.” Adults, youth, and children alike can experience a season of spiritual growth and life-changing renewal in Adam.

The following excerpt explains why they view the gospel of John as bringing the exodus theme to a crescendo in Jesus Christ: Jesus is the provider of wine for God’s people so they can celebrate with him, behold him, and eat and drink (John 2; cf. Exodus 24).