Reading the New Testament as Christian Scripture

A Literary, Canonical, and Theological Survey

series: Reading Christian Scripture

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9: The Gospel according to John

Study Questions

  1. Define the term Amphibology, and identify some examples from the book of John.
  2. What does John state his purpose is for writing his Gospel in chapter 20?
  3. Read through each of the Seven Signs of John. How do you think each of these signs reveals different aspects of Jesus’ character and divine power?
  4. Why do you think John’s Gospel is so different from the Synoptics? What value does it add to the Fourfold Gospel?