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"Theological Reflections on Creation in the Gospel of John"

Coloe, Mary L. (2011) "Theological Reflections on Creation in the Gospel of John". Pacifica, 24. pp. 1-12. ISSN 1030-570X

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    Abstract

    Scientific advances have led to an understanding that we live in an ever-expanding and evolving universe. In the light of this cosmic consciousness new soteriological models are needed. The Gospel of John can provide the basis for a new thinking about the meaning of the Jesus event. This article shows that the Fourth Gospel begins and ends with the theme of Creation, with implications for developing soteriological
    models more relevant to the twenty first century.

    Item Type: Published Articles
    Repository Version: Published Version
    Keywords (separated by commas): Creation, John, Fourth Gospel, Genesis
    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 - New Testament
    Association with University of Divinity: YTU: Yarra Theological Union
    Depositing User: Dr Mary L. Coloe
    Date Deposited: 11 Jun 2013 13:37
    Last Modified: 27 Aug 2013 14:29
    URI: http://repository.divinity.edu.au/id/eprint/1226

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