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Bibil Identifier bibil:261284
Publication Type Book
Title (English, Long) John 14:6 in Light of Jewish-Christian Dialogue
Title (English, ) Sharing Truth on the Way to Life
Author Tack, Laura
Series Wissenschaftliche Untersuchungen zum Neuen Testament. 2. Reihe (Volume: 557)
Year (Publication) 2021
Year (Original (1st Edition)) 2021
Year (Copyright) 2021
Year (Reference) 2021
Library BCU/Dorigny, Lausanne
Signature SBA 99/557
Place 226.5.01
Publishing house Mohr Siebeck
Place Tübingen
ISBN 978-3-16-160016-6
Edition number 1
Language English
Pages xix Pages
491 Pages
height in cm 23
Genre Original
Abstract In John 14:6, the Johannine Jesus claims to be the way, the truth and the life, and the sole access point to the Father. This verse is often viewed as a stumbling block for the interreligious dialogues and the Jewish-Christian dialogue in particular. By presenting a detailed exegesis and a future-oriented hermeneutics of this metaphorical expression in the Fourth Gospel, Laura Tack opens new avenues of interpretation. She shows that truth, for John, is not relativistic but relational, because truth exists from the moment it is shared. Sharing truth is the dialogical process of revelation and the way that leads to life.
DOI 10.1628/978-3-16-160017-3
Keywords Thesaurus BiBIL : Books of the New Testament : Gospels : Gospel of John
Thesaurus BiBIL : New Testament (Introduction) : Jesus
Thesaurus BiBIL : New Testament (Introduction) : Theology : Themes : Truth
Thesaurus BiBIL : Bible (as a whole) : Bible (as a whole) -- Hermeneutics - Methods : Hermeneutics : Dialogue between Jews and Christians
Pericopes John 14,6
John 13,31-14,31
Last modification 2022-01-12