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During this magisterial synthesis, Paul A. Rainbow provides the main entire account of the theology of the Johannine corpus to be had at the present time. either severe and entire, this quantity contains all of the books of the hot testomony ascribed to John: the Gospel, the 3 epistles and the publication of Revelation. whereas no longer proclaiming a definitive place at the query of authorship, this paintings seeks to make clear the theology universal to the entire New testomony authors. John’s root ideals touching on God, humanity, sin, the area, and the importance of the Christ-event on eschatology unite the tested books with the remainder of the hot testomony canon. The Johannine corpus additionally highlights the $64000 parts of christology, soteriology and ecclesiology in a way that's worthy exploration. Organizing John's rules via the most characters round whom they revolve, the Johannine universe contains individuals divine and human, and their relationships with one another. Father, Son, Holy Spirit, devoted believers and the remainder of the realm are the most forged of characters that make up the wealthy set of writings thought of during this exhaustive research.

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