Item description for Jesus in Johannine Tradition by Robert T. Fortna & Tom Thatcher...
Overview This volume explores the distance, historically and theologically, between the historical Jesus and the Gospel of John. Essays on these topics are provided by 27 authors from a variety of backgrounds.
Twenty-seven authors from a variety of backgrounds contribute essays concerning the distance, historically and theologically, between the historical Jesus and the Gospel of John to this collection. Part One discusses issues related to the historical and ideological context in which the Fourth Gospel was produced. Part Two explores the possibility of oral and written sources that John may have utilized. Part Three compares the Fourth Gospel with early noncanonical literature to identify various ways in which Jesus' traditions were appropriated by early Christians.
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Studio: Westminster John Knox Press
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 1" Width: 5.75" Height: 8.75" Weight: 1.3 lbs.
Release Date Sep 1, 2001
Publisher Westminster John Knox Press
ISBN 0664222196 ISBN13 9780664222192
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More About Robert T. Fortna & Tom Thatcher
Robert T. Fortna is Weyerhaeuser Professor Emeritus of Biblical Studies at Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, New York, where he taught for thirty years.