Beloved Disciple in Conflict, The?: Revisiting the Gospels of John and Thomas Ismo Dunderberg

ISBN: 9780191536441

Published: May 14th 2014

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264 pages


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Beloved Disciple in Conflict, The?: Revisiting the Gospels of John and Thomas  by  Ismo Dunderberg

Beloved Disciple in Conflict, The?: Revisiting the Gospels of John and Thomas by Ismo Dunderberg
May 14th 2014 | Unknown Binding | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, talking book, mp3, RTF | 264 pages | ISBN: 9780191536441 | 5.41 Mb

Was the Gospel of John written in critical response to the Gospel of Thomas, an early collection of Jesuss sayings? Or was it directed to the Christians among whom Thomas originated? Ismo Dunderberg challenges these views, arguing that the twoMoreWas the Gospel of John written in critical response to the Gospel of Thomas, an early collection of Jesuss sayings? Or was it directed to the Christians among whom Thomas originated? Ismo Dunderberg challenges these views, arguing that the two gospels were written at about the same time but without knowledge of each other.

He also offers a thorough discussion of the identity and functions of the enigmatic Beloved Disciple in the Gospel of John, throwing new lighton this figure by comparing it to other beloved disciples of Jesus in early Christian literature. This part of Dunderbergs analysis also helps to evaluate the portrayal of Judas in the recently published Gospel of Judas, although this text was not yet available, when this study was completed.



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