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Jesus and the Jews in the Gospel of John

Lecture no. 17 from the course: Understanding the New Testament

Jesus and the Jews in the Gospel of John

Taught by Professor David Brakke | 29 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Philosophy & Religion Courses

In addition to its spiritual philosophy, the Gospel of John also contains troubling rhetoric around Jews and Judaism. Investigate the reasons behind John’s depiction of the Jews and why it is so negative. See why John’s portrayal of Jesus has made this gospel both an object of theological controversy and a source of deep spirituality.

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