Abiding Words: The Use of Scripture in the Gospel of John by Alicia D. Myers,Bruce G. Schuchard

By Alicia D. Myers,Bruce G. Schuchard

A number of essays by way of specialists from round the world

Like the opposite New testomony Gospels, the Gospel of John many times appeals to Scripture (Old Testament). who prefer allusions and “echoes” along extra particular quotations, although, the Gospel of John weaves Scripture as an authoritative resource relating its tale of Jesus. but, this is often an analogous Gospel that's usually considered as adverse towards “the Jews,” specially the Jewish non secular leaders, depicted inside it.


  • Introduces and updates readers at the query of John’s employment of Scripture
  • Showcases precious ways to extra normal reviews 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 historic and contemporary

Alicia D. Myers is Assistant Professor of latest testomony and Greek at Campbell collage Divinity institution. 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 he's the writer of Scripture inside Scripture: The Interrelationship of shape and serve as within the specific outdated testomony Citations within the Gospel of John (Scholars Press).

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