The Letters of John (Pillar New Testament Commentary) by Colin G. Kruse

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Published by Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Company .

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  • N.T.,
  • New Testament Commentary,
  • Religion - Commentaries / Reference,
  • Biblical Commentary - New Testament,
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  • Epistles of John,
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FormatHardcover
Number of Pages255
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Open LibraryOL7903758M
ISBN 10080283728X
ISBN 109780802837288

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The Letters of John and Abigail Adams provides an insightful record of American life before, during, and after the Revolution; the letters also reveal the intellectually and emotionally fulfilling relationship between John and Abigail that lasted fifty-four years and withstood historical upheavals, long periods apart, and personal tragedies Cited by: 7.

Ligonier lists this book as their number one commentary on the letters of John, and I can see why. Even if you don't agree where he lands on every issue, Kruse's clarity and precision are unmatched. This commentary is perfect for anyone who will be teaching through the letters or simply studying alone at home/5.

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The Letters of John John weaves together themes of light and darkness, falsehood and truth, and what it means to be children of God in community. He explores the theme of love as central to God's nature and thus as the defining characteristic of those who follow him/5.

The Letters Of John book. Read 24 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The Tyndale New Testament Commentaries (TNTC) have long been a /5(24). The Letters of John teach us about handling conflict, discerning orthodox belief, and measuring Christian conduct.

Gary Burge shares perspectives on John's letters that reveal their enduring relevance for our twenty-first-century lives.

To bring the ancient messages of the Bible into today's context, each passage is treated in three sections:Cited by: 2. Letters of John, three New Testament writings, all composed sometime around ad and traditionally attributed to John the Evangelist, son of Zebedee and disciple of Jesus.

The author of the first letter is not identified, but the writer of the second and third calls himself “presbyter” (elder). "The publication of a great artist's letters is always an important event, but rarely is such a volume as thrilling to read as is The Selected Letters of John Cage, which takes us from the s, when Cage was an eighteen-year-old college dropout traveling in Europe and Algeria, to his robbery at knifepoint shortly before his sudden death in /5(3).

Overview of the book of the Bible Included in Bible Study Basics: The Letters of John: Each chapter is broken down into main themes including Living in the Light, Stay True to Christ, Love and.

The First Letter of John - Ἰωάννου Α - is the fourth of seven catholic or universal letters of the New Testament of the Bible, along with the James, the First and Second Letters of Peter, the Second and Third Letters of John, and letters are so called because they are addressed to the universal Church in general, and not to a specific community, as, for example, the.

The Johannine epistles, the Epistles of John, or the Letters of John are three of the catholic epistles of the New Testament, thought to have been written AD 85– Most scholars agree that all three letters are written by the same author, although there is debate on who that author is.

All in all, these letters pack a punch to their first century readers as well as readers in the twenty-first century. I invite you to join me in an e-mail Bible study of the Epistles of John. Here's the outline: Introduction; Walking in the Light (1 John ) Don't Love the World () Antichrists, Anointing, and Abiding ().

The First Epistle of John, often referred to as First John and written 1 John or I John, is the first of the Johannine epistles of the New Testament, and the fourth of the catholic is no scholarly consensus as to the authorship of the Johannine author of the First Epistle is termed John the Evangelist, who most scholars believe is not the same as John the Apostle.

The Third Epistle of John, often referred to as Third John and written 3 John or III John, is the third-to-last book of the New Testament and the Christian Bible as a whole, and attributed to John the Evangelist, traditionally thought to be the author of the Gospel of John and the other two epistles of John.

The Third Epistle of John is a private letter composed to a man named Gaius. Though the Letters of John appear to be among the simplest books in the New Testament, beneath their superficial simplicity lies a minefield of complexities that have generated difficult debates among Christians over the centuries/5(2).

The Gospel of John and the three Johannine epistles exhibit strong resemblances in theology and style; the Book of Revelation has also been traditionally linked with these, but differs from the gospel and letters in style and even theology. The Letters of John [PNTC] seeks to clearly explain the meaning of John's letters to teachers, pastors, and general readers looking for a reliable resource for personal study.

Colin Kruse introduces the important issues involved in interpreting the Johannine letters, gives verse-by-verse comments, and provides extensive discussion of John'smajor theological themes, including the real humanity /5(3).

Introduction to John's 3 Letters. The three Letters of John were written between c and 88AD, after the writing of John’s Gospel in cAD and before the Revelation given to John in cAD. John is writing from the ‘mother’ church in Ephesus to believers in numerous ‘daughter’ churches spread across the interior of Asia Minor.

Both these letters and John’s Gospel were written to. Title: The Letters of John and James: The Cambridge Bible Commentary By: R.

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In most cases, the reviews are necessarily limited to those that were available to us ahead of publication. Hays believes John, in contrast to the other Gospels, gives minimal moral instruction because the apostle’s focus is on Jesus’ identity.

The Gospel of John and The Letters of John. Christology: According to John, Jesus is the Man from heaven who has come to bring light and salvation. Creation and redemption are held together. 1 John 1 King James Version (KJV). 1 That which was from the beginning, which we have heard, which we have seen with our eyes, which we have looked upon, and our hands have handled, of the Word of life; 2 (For the life was manifested, and we have seen it, and bear witness, and shew unto you that eternal life, which was with the Father, and was manifested unto us;).

The degree to which the Tyndale New Testament Commentary series fulfills its stated goal, 'to help the non-technical reader to understand his Bible better' has been shown uniformly excellent throughout the series.

Despite being non-technical commentaries, Tyndale Commentaries are nevertheless exegetical and discuss the major issues that scholars are concerned with in ordinary language.5/5(1).

The Second Epistle of John, often referred to as Second John and often written 2 John or II John, is a book of the New Testament attributed to John the Evangelist, traditionally thought to be the author of the other two epistles of John, and the Gospel of John (though this is disputed).

Most modern scholars believe this is not John the Apostle, but in general there is no consensus as to the. Three New Testament books attributed to the apostle John.

Knowledge and use of 1John is attested from an early date in the writings of Papias (according to Eusebius), Polycarp, and Justin. It was regarded as the work of the apostle John by Irenaeus, Tertullian, Clement of Alexandria, Origen, and the Muratorian Canon.

These nine studies on The Letters of John from Tom Wright help us become believers who are 'walking in the truth' in our own day - people in whom the very life of God is at work for all to see.

The Letters of John () by N.T. Wright5/5(1). Note other similarities: "love in the truth" (v. 1 of both letters), "walking in the truth" (v. 4 of both letters) and the similar conclusions.

See Introductions to 1 John and the Gospel of John: Author. Date. The letter was probably written about the same time as 1 and 2 John (a.d. See Introduction to 1 John: Date. Occasion and Purpose. About the letters of John --The weaver --When truth prevails --When truth is assailed --When truth is lived: a witness to truth --When truth is lived: light and love --When truth is lived: truth and love and confidence --Discerning love --Victorious love --A summary wordbook.

Series Title: Tapestries of truth: Responsibility: by William L. The letters of John, particularly the first letter, bear a remarkable similarity to the Gospel of John. The evidence for apostolic authorship of the Fourth Gospel is quite strong.

Thus, the correlation between the Gospel and the letters demonstrate a high probability that John the apostle also authored the letters along with the Gospel. Author: The Book of 2 John does not directly name its author. The tradition from the earliest days of the church states that the author was the apostle John.

There have been various conjectures over the years that another disciple of Christ named John may have been responsible for this letter. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

The Letters of John ebook "John evidently loves the people committed to his care," says John Stott in the preface to this commentary on 1, 2 and 3 John.

The Letter of James, also called The Epistle Of St. James The Apostle, New Testament writing addressed to the early Christian churches (“to the twelve tribes in the dispersion”) and attributed to James, a Christian Jew, whose identity is is also wide disagreement as to the date of letter is moralistic rather than dogmatic and reflects early Jewish Christianity.

Historian Martin Sandler talks about his book, [The Letters of John F. Kennedy], in which he presents a collection of President John F. Kennedy's personal correspondences. The Book of 1 John. 1 John - That which was from the beginning, which we have heard, which we have seen with our eyes, which we have looked upon, and our hands have handled, of the Word of life; (For the life was manifested, and we have seen [it], and bear witness, and shew unto you that eternal life, which was with the Father, and was manifested unto us;) That which we have seen and.

3 John’s role in the Bible. In addition to this one, John wrote two other New Testament letters, a Gospel, and possibly the prophetic book of Revelation. He was a leader in the early church, and he probably wrote his documents after most of the other New Testament books were already written.

The letters of John, particularly the first letter, bear a remarkable similarity to the Gospel of John. The evidence for apostolic authorship of the Fourth Gospel is quite strong. Thus, the correlation between the Gospel and the letters demonstrate a high probability that John the apostle also authored the letters along with the Gospel.

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Title: The Letters of John Holmes: To James Russell Lowell and Others Author Name: Thayer, William Roscoe; Editor Categories: Biography, Books on Authors, Edition.

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