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By Steven A. Hunt,D. Francois Tolmie,Ruben Zimmermann

This quantity represents the main thorough research of characters and characterization within the Fourth Gospel heretofore released. construction on numerous varied narrative techniques, the individuals assembled the following supply sixty-two essays relating to characters and team characters in John. between those are specific reports featuring clean views on characters who play an enormous function within the Gospel (e.g., Peter, Mary Magdalene, etc.), in addition to unique stories of characters who've by no means been the focal point of narrative research sooner than, characters frequently glossed over in commentaries as insignificant (e.g., the boy with the loaves and fish, the oldsters of the fellow born blind, etc.). essentially, characters in John stand within the shadow of the protagonist-Jesus. during this quantity, even if, they step totally into the sunshine. therefore illuminated, it turns into transparent how advanced and nuanced a lot of them are.

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Character Studies in the Fourth Gospel: Narrative Approaches to Seventy Figures in John (Wissenschaftliche Untersuchungen zum Neuen Testament) by Steven A. Hunt,D. Francois Tolmie,Ruben Zimmermann


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