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  1. Mark's Agenda
  2. John - Authorship
  3. Dynamic Equivalence Translation
  4. John - Date
  5. πνεγματικα
  1. a Centers on 2 questions
    1) Who is the "beloved disciple?" a literary device?
    -many scholars accept that he is the author. we know:
    -named John, not necessarily the Apostle
    -a teen of a High Priestly family
    2) Who is the author?
    -John the Apostle
    -a John, not the Apostle
    -Johannine Community (see Audience)
  2. b 90s
    -Liberals say Christology is too advanced and place it around 200
    -1920, P52 (fragment of a copy) discovered. dated 100-125
    in order for copies to exist, it had to come earlier.
  3. c spiritual
    Clement's comment on John
  4. d -to answer the question "Who is He?"
    -Mark is claiming Jesus is the Son of God, despite the cross
  5. e "middle of the road"
    -a smoothing out of translation AND meaning
    -not afraid to move away from the literal in order to make clear
    -ex: NIV
    -danger: faces all four issue of translation

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. Often incomplete, easily misunderstood & embarrassing. Mtt and Luke smooth it out.
    ex: Jesus calming the storm
  2. Chiasm
  3. physical, historical
    Clement's comment on the Synoptic Gospels
  4. Church Tradition
    From Scripture we know:
    -A gentile doctor (Col 4:11,14) of what is unknown
    -with Paul at the end of his life (II Tim 4:11)
    -may have traveled with Paul (changes from "they" to "we" in Acts)
    -direct access to Mary, her children or someone close to her
    Theophilus - a real person or literary device (name lit. means "friend of God"). if real, a patron of Luke
  5. -non-canonical, 2nd c gnostic, pseudepigraph
    -docetic depiction of the crucifixion
    -9th c. copy found in a monk's coffin
    -Oxyrhynncus fragments: 2nd or 3rd c.

5 True/False Questions

  1. Matthew - Date1 c. document for sure.
    Question: before or after 70 (temple destruction)?
    Liberal need the date to fall after 70 AD so Matt. put Jesus' temple prediction in his mouth
    Conservatives don't care

          

  2. John - AudienceJohannine Community (disciples and followers of John)
    -Christians under Domitian persecution
    -isolated community, still a part of synagogue life, facing temptation to turn b/c of Jewish pressure under persec.

          

  3. John's Relation to the Synoptic Gospels
    (three theories)
    1) A supplement- John knows at least one Synoptic and adds material
    2) An interpretation- writing an explanation.
    3) Literary Independence** - John is writing his own gospel, not adding to or explaining the other.

          

  4. 3 Basic Approaches to Translation"middle of the road"
    -a smoothing out of translation AND meaning
    -not afraid to move away from the literal in order to make clear
    -ex: NIV
    -danger: faces all four issue of translation

          

  5. Luke - Style-fits a Roman mindset (give us the story, not the extra details)
    1) historic present tense
    2) participle pile up - lots of "ing"
    3) εὐθὐς - "immediately" used as a fill word
    4) Abruptness - not concerned with the birth of Christ, in the first 13 verses: OT foundations, John the Baptist, Jesus, Jesus' baptism, Jesus sent to the wilderness/temptation and the beginning of ministry

          

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