The Resource Johannine polemic : the role of tradition and theology, Rodney A. Whitacre

Johannine polemic : the role of tradition and theology, Rodney A. Whitacre

Label
Johannine polemic : the role of tradition and theology
Title
Johannine polemic
Title remainder
the role of tradition and theology
Statement of responsibility
Rodney A. Whitacre
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Whitacre, Rodney A
Index
index present
LC call number
BS2615.2
LC item number
.W48 1982
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Dissertation series / Society of Biblical Literature
Series volume
no. 67
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Polemik
  • Johannes (bijbelboek)
  • I Johannes (bijbelboek)
  • Polemiek
  • Polemik
Label
Johannine polemic : the role of tradition and theology, Rodney A. Whitacre
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally presented as the author's thesis (Ph. D.--University of Cambridge, 1980)
Bibliography note
  • Bibliography: p. 227-260
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction -- The topic -- The organization of the study -- Major assumptions -- 2. Johannine polemic: the Gospel -- Life-setting and purpose: The context of the polemic ; Life-setting ; Purpose ; The Johannine Christians and their opponents: The Johannine Christians ; Jewish and Gentiles ; Disciples at second hand ; The author's need of legitimation ; Jewsih Christians ; The opponents ; The crisis -- The polemic: The opponent's claim ; Explicit texts ; Passages illustrating the opponents' claim ; The polemic against the opponents claim ; Negative side: attack on their claim ; They themselves do not keep the law ; Their accusation and questions overturned ; Positive side: The author's appeal to scripture ; Scripture witnesses to the opponents' unbelief ; Scripture witnesses to Jesus ; The use of the OT characters to witness to Jesus ; The use of the OT in the passion account ; Polemic against the opponents' claim to be children of God: Principal text: Jn. 8:31-59 ; They are not children of Abraham ; They are not children of God ; They are children of the devil ; The charge of self-glorification and pride ; The contrast of the disciples' humility and openness ; Further witnesses in the polemic: The witness to Jesus ; The voice from heaven ; The baptist ; The Spirit ; The disciples ; The witness of Jesus' words and works ; The witness to Jesus ; Jesus' witness to the Father ; The revelation of the Father: the doxa and the charis ; The revelation of the glory in Jn. 2.1-5.18 ; Jesus' death/glorification -- 3. Johannine polemic: The letter -- The Polemic: Negative side: the criticism of the opponents' position ; Christology ; Christos and uios ; 1 Jn. 2.22-23 ; 1 Jn. 4.2-3 ; 1 Jn. 5.6 ; Ethics ; Shared ground: The keeping of commandments ; The opponents view of sinlessness ; The author's view of sinlessness -- The unity of the argument ; The place of Jesus ; the Christ ; the SOn of God ; Theoloyg: The opponents' alinietation from God ; God is light ; God is love ; Zoe -- 4. John and 1 John compared -- Evalutaion of differences between John and 1 John: The OT ; Signs of Jesus' messiahship ; Atonement ; Faith ; Christ as logos and zoe ; Believers' relation to God and Christ ; Zoe ; Spirit ; Eschatology ; Individualism -- Further differences related to the polemic: Dualism ; Macrocosmic dualism: The polarization of mankind ; Microcosmic dualism: Divine will and human will ; Characteristics of the Christians and their opponents -- Fundamental similarities in the polemic of John and 1 John: Tradition ; Theology
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xiv, 278 pages
Isbn
9780891305798
Lccn
82005457
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
000151978
System control number
(OCoLC)8345135
Label
Johannine polemic : the role of tradition and theology, Rodney A. Whitacre
Publication
Note
Originally presented as the author's thesis (Ph. D.--University of Cambridge, 1980)
Bibliography note
  • Bibliography: p. 227-260
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction -- The topic -- The organization of the study -- Major assumptions -- 2. Johannine polemic: the Gospel -- Life-setting and purpose: The context of the polemic ; Life-setting ; Purpose ; The Johannine Christians and their opponents: The Johannine Christians ; Jewish and Gentiles ; Disciples at second hand ; The author's need of legitimation ; Jewsih Christians ; The opponents ; The crisis -- The polemic: The opponent's claim ; Explicit texts ; Passages illustrating the opponents' claim ; The polemic against the opponents claim ; Negative side: attack on their claim ; They themselves do not keep the law ; Their accusation and questions overturned ; Positive side: The author's appeal to scripture ; Scripture witnesses to the opponents' unbelief ; Scripture witnesses to Jesus ; The use of the OT characters to witness to Jesus ; The use of the OT in the passion account ; Polemic against the opponents' claim to be children of God: Principal text: Jn. 8:31-59 ; They are not children of Abraham ; They are not children of God ; They are children of the devil ; The charge of self-glorification and pride ; The contrast of the disciples' humility and openness ; Further witnesses in the polemic: The witness to Jesus ; The voice from heaven ; The baptist ; The Spirit ; The disciples ; The witness of Jesus' words and works ; The witness to Jesus ; Jesus' witness to the Father ; The revelation of the Father: the doxa and the charis ; The revelation of the glory in Jn. 2.1-5.18 ; Jesus' death/glorification -- 3. Johannine polemic: The letter -- The Polemic: Negative side: the criticism of the opponents' position ; Christology ; Christos and uios ; 1 Jn. 2.22-23 ; 1 Jn. 4.2-3 ; 1 Jn. 5.6 ; Ethics ; Shared ground: The keeping of commandments ; The opponents view of sinlessness ; The author's view of sinlessness -- The unity of the argument ; The place of Jesus ; the Christ ; the SOn of God ; Theoloyg: The opponents' alinietation from God ; God is light ; God is love ; Zoe -- 4. John and 1 John compared -- Evalutaion of differences between John and 1 John: The OT ; Signs of Jesus' messiahship ; Atonement ; Faith ; Christ as logos and zoe ; Believers' relation to God and Christ ; Zoe ; Spirit ; Eschatology ; Individualism -- Further differences related to the polemic: Dualism ; Macrocosmic dualism: The polarization of mankind ; Microcosmic dualism: Divine will and human will ; Characteristics of the Christians and their opponents -- Fundamental similarities in the polemic of John and 1 John: Tradition ; Theology
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xiv, 278 pages
Isbn
9780891305798
Lccn
82005457
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
000151978
System control number
(OCoLC)8345135

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