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Bibil Identifier bibil:230303
Publication Type Journal article
Title (Afrikaans, Long) C.H. Dodd se verstaansraamwerk vir die Johannes-evangelie: ’n Evaluasie
Author van der Watt, Jan G.
Journal HTS Teologiese Studies/Theological Studies (Volume: 69, Issue: 1)
Year (Publication) 2013
Year (Original (1st Edition)) 2013
Year (Copyright) 2013
Year (Reference) 2013
Language Afrikaans
Pages - Pages
Genre Original
Notes 7 pages
Abstract C.H. Dodd’s framework for understanding the Gospel according to John: An evaluation. During the previous century Dodd was one of the most significant and influential interpreters of the Gospel of John. His views on the symbolic nature of the Gospel formed the basis of his hermeneutical program for understanding the Gospel. He understood the Johannine symbols in the light of what he regarded as the relevant background material. Theologically he interprets the symbols within a Platonic-like structure, arguing that the symbols in John function as hermeneutical bridges between the background material and the theological formation of the Gospel of John. In subsequent literary studies this approach was and still is questioned.
DOI 10.4102/hts.v69i1.1341
Keywords Thesaurus BiBIL : Bible (as a whole) : History of Interpretation and Reception : Important Persons : 20th century : Dodd, Charles Harold
Thesaurus BiBIL : Books of the New Testament : Catholic Epistles : Epistles of John
Links Online document (PDF, Afrikaans)
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