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Love in the Gospel of John. An Exegetical, Theological and Literary Study

Moloney, Francis J. (2013) Love in the Gospel of John. An Exegetical, Theological and Literary Study. Baker Academic, Grand Rapids. 249pp. ISBN 9780801049286

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Abstract

The command to love is central to the Gospel of John. Internationally respected scholar Francis Moloney offers a thorough exploration of this theme, focusing not only on Jesus's words but also on his actions. Instead of merely telling people that they must love one another, Jesus acts to make God's love known and calls all who follow him to do the same. This capstone work on John's Gospel uses a narrative approach to delve deeply into a theme at the heart of the Fourth Gospel and the life of the Christian church. Uniting rigorous exegesis with theological and pastoral insight, it makes a substantive contribution to contemporary Johannine scholarship

Item Type: Books / Monographs
Repository Version: Published Version
Keywords: Bible, John, Criticism, Interpretation
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: Strategic Basic Research
Subjects: B - Biblical Studies, general
College/Association with University of Divinity: CTC: Catholic Theological College
Depositing User: Mr Mark Carey
Date Deposited: 27 Jul 2017 02:56
Last Modified: 23 Mar 2018 04:56
URI: http://repository.divinity.edu.au/id/eprint/2586

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