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Early Evangelism and Image-Rich Witnessing: John's Testimony About Jesus in John 1:29-34

Cronshaw, Darren J. (2006) Early Evangelism and Image-Rich Witnessing: John's Testimony About Jesus in John 1:29-34. Melanesian Journal of Theology. pp. 47-59. ISSN 0256-856X

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    Abstract

    Darren Cronshaw takes an exegetical look at the imagery used in John 1:29-34, and concludes that image-rich witnessing can be a "model for spicing our conversation with witness, and for using images that are rich in meaning for those we talk with". Darren offers several examples from the passage: Jesus as the Lamb of God, Jesus as the pre-existent one, Jesus as the baptiser in the Holy Spirit, and Jesus as the Son of God. The article is rich in theology, but also practical in application. After reading the article you will be challenged to be more creative in sharing truths about Christ in any context, Melanesian or otherwise
    (from the journal editorial by Doug Hanson).

    Item Type: Published Articles
    Repository Version: Published Version
    Keywords (separated by commas): Evangelism, John, Fourth Gospel, Christian Witness
    Fields of Research: 22 Philosophy and Religious Studies > 2204 Religion and Religious Studies > 220401 Christian Studies (incl. Biblical Studies and Church History)
    Socio-Economic Objective: E Expanding Knowledge > 97 Expanding Knowledge > 970122 Expanding Knowledge in Philosophy and Religious Studies
    Type of Activity: Pure Basic Research
    Subject Area(s): B - Biblical Studies, general
    D - Missiology
    Association with University of Divinity: Whitley College
    Depositing User: Rev Prof Darren John Cronshaw
    Date Deposited: 03 Jun 2013 11:47
    Last Modified: 15 Jul 2013 13:21
    URI: http://repository.divinity.edu.au/id/eprint/1131

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