Father, Son, and Spirit : the Trinity and John's Gospel / Andreas J. Köstenberger and Scott R. Swain.

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    • Content Notes:
      Introduction : John's Gospel and the church's Doctrine of the Trinity -- The approach of the present study -- Historical context -- John's Gospel and Jewish monotheism -- John's context -- John's portrayal of Jesus and Jewish monotheism -- The background of John's portrayal of Jesus' pre-existence -- Christ-devotion and exclusivist Jewish monotheism -- Implications for John's Gospel -- Biblical foundations -- God in John's Gospel -- The book of signs -- The book of glory -- The Father in John's Gospel -- The book of signs -- The book of glory -- The son in John's Gospel -- One-of-a-kind son -- Son of God -- Son of man -- The son -- The spirit in John's Gospel -- The book of signs -- The book of glory -- Father, Son and Spirit in John's Gospel -- Theological reflections -- Christology in John's trinitarian perspective : Jesus' filial identity -- The prologue : John's initial characterization of Jesus as the Son -- Jesus' filial identity and divine agency -- Jesus' filial identity and the nature of salvation -- The spirit who rests and remains on God's son and his brothers -- John's initial characterization of the spirit in relation to Jesus : book of signs -- Initial summary : Jesus and the spirit in the book of signs -- John's Fuller characterization of the spirit in relation to Jesus and the disciples : book of glory -- The spirit who rests and remains on God's son and his brothers -- Father, Son and Spirit -- 'As the Father has sent me, so I am sending you' : toward a trinitarian mission theology -- God (theos) -- The Father -- The Son -- The Spirit -- Father, Son and Spirit : the three persons of the Godhead united in one mission -- The Trinity and the church's mission -- The Trinity and John's Gospel -- John 17 : Jesus' high-priestly prayer -- Immanent and economic Trinity -- Conclusion : The gift of life : knowing the Triune God.
    • Notes:
      Includes bibliographical references (p. 191-210) and indexes.
    • ISBN:
      1844742539 (UK : pbk. : alk. paper)
      9781844742530 (UK : pbk. : alk. paper)
      0830826254 (US : pbk. : alk. paper)
      9780830826254 (US : pbk. : alk. paper)
    • Accession Number:
      2008008906
    • Accession Number:
      192083316
    • Accession Number:
      swbts.b1310260