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Bibil Identifier bibil:221685
Publication Type Journal article
Title (English, Long) John 5,31-47 and the Teaching of Jesus in the Synoptics
Title (English, ) A Comparative Approach
Author Bartholomä, Philipp F.
Journal Biblica (Volume: 92, Issue: 3)
Year (Publication) 2011
Year (Original (1st Edition)) 2011
Year (Copyright) 2011
Year (Reference) 2011
Language English
Pages 368-391 Pages
Genre Original
Abstract Within Johannine scholarship, the assumed differences between Jesus’ teaching in John and in the Synoptics have frequently led to a negative judgment about Johannine authenticity. This article proposes a comparative approach that distinguishes between different levels of similarity in wording and content and applies it to John 5,31-47. What we find in this discourse section corresponds conceptually to a significant degree with the picture offered in the Synoptics, though couched in a very different idiom. Thus, the comparative evidence does not preclude us from accepting this particular part of Johannine speech material as an authentic representation of the actual content of Jesus’words.
Pericopes John 5,31-5,47
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