By Alicia D. Myers,Bruce G. Schuchard

A choice of essays through specialists from round the world

Like the opposite New testomony Gospels, the Gospel of John many times appeals to Scripture (Old Testament). who prefer allusions and “echoes” along extra specific quotations, notwithstanding, the Gospel of John weaves Scripture as an authoritative resource referring to its tale of Jesus. but, this is often an analogous Gospel that's frequently considered as opposed towards “the Jews,” in particular the Jewish spiritual leaders, depicted inside it.


  • Introduces and updates readers at the query of John’s employment of Scripture
  • Showcases worthy methods to extra basic stories at the New Testament’s use of Scripture, sociological and rhetorical analyses, and reminiscence theory
  • Explores the potential implications surrounding Scripture utilization for the Gospel audiences either historic and contemporary

Alicia D. Myers is Assistant Professor of recent testomony and Greek at Campbell collage Divinity university. She is the writer of Characterizing Jesus: A Rhetorical research at the Fourth Gospel’s Use of Scripture in Its Presentation of Jesus (Bloomsbury T&T Clark).

Bruce G. Schuchard is Professor of Exegetical Theology at Concordia Seminary. he's the writer of Scripture inside Scripture: The Interrelationship of shape and serve as within the particular previous testomony Citations within the Gospel of John (Scholars Press).

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