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The Resource "It is the Spirit that gives life" : a Stoic understanding of pneuma in John's Gospel, Gitte Buch-Hansen, (electronic resource)

"It is the Spirit that gives life" : a Stoic understanding of pneuma in John's Gospel, Gitte Buch-Hansen, (electronic resource)

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"It is the Spirit that gives life" : a Stoic understanding of pneuma in John's Gospel
Title
"It is the Spirit that gives life"
Title remainder
a Stoic understanding of pneuma in John's Gospel
Statement of responsibility
Gitte Buch-Hansen
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Since Origen and Chrysostom, Johns Gospel has been valued as the most spiritual among the New Testament writings. Although Origen recognizes the Stoic character of Johns statement that "God is pneuma" (4:24), an examination of the gospel in light of Stoic physics has not yet been carried out. Instead the Johannine spirit has been absorbed into the Word and lost its distinct character as physical mediator between the divine and humane spheres. Combining her insight into Stoic physics and ancient physiology, the author situates her thesis in the major discussions of modern Johannine
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Buch-Hansen, Gitte
Dewey number
226.5/06709015
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Beihefte zur Zeitschrift für die neutestamentliche Wissenschaft und Kunde der älteren Kirche
Series volume
Bd. 173
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Philo
  • Spirit
  • Holy Spirit
  • Spirit
  • Stoics
Label
"It is the Spirit that gives life" : a Stoic understanding of pneuma in John's Gospel, Gitte Buch-Hansen, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Revision of the author's thesis (Ph. D.)--University of Copenhagen, 2007
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Frontmatter; Table of Contents; Chapter 1. History of Research. Cosmos in the Fourth Gospel; Chapter 2. Cosmology in Stoicism. The Discourse of Physics; Chapter 3. Philo's Divine Generation. The Safer Way to Truth; Chapter 4. The First Pneumatic Event. The Descent of the Spirit as Jesus' Divine Generation; Chapter 5. John's Call from the Wilderness for a Better Guidance of the Way to the Lord; Chapter 6. Regeneration as Hermeneutical Competence. The Johannine Signs and the Meta-Story of Pneumatic Transformations
  • Chapter 7. The Penultimate Pneumatic Event. "It Is the Spirit That Gives Life" (6:63). Jesus' Ascent and Translation into the FatherChapter 8. The Ultimate Pneumatic event. Worshippers in Spirit and Truth. The Quest for the Father The Quest of the Father; Backmatter
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ocn659579800
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 502 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783110225983
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unknown
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eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other control number
9786612673153
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not applicable
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)659579800
Label
"It is the Spirit that gives life" : a Stoic understanding of pneuma in John's Gospel, Gitte Buch-Hansen, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Revision of the author's thesis (Ph. D.)--University of Copenhagen, 2007
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Frontmatter; Table of Contents; Chapter 1. History of Research. Cosmos in the Fourth Gospel; Chapter 2. Cosmology in Stoicism. The Discourse of Physics; Chapter 3. Philo's Divine Generation. The Safer Way to Truth; Chapter 4. The First Pneumatic Event. The Descent of the Spirit as Jesus' Divine Generation; Chapter 5. John's Call from the Wilderness for a Better Guidance of the Way to the Lord; Chapter 6. Regeneration as Hermeneutical Competence. The Johannine Signs and the Meta-Story of Pneumatic Transformations
  • Chapter 7. The Penultimate Pneumatic Event. "It Is the Spirit That Gives Life" (6:63). Jesus' Ascent and Translation into the FatherChapter 8. The Ultimate Pneumatic event. Worshippers in Spirit and Truth. The Quest for the Father The Quest of the Father; Backmatter
Control code
ocn659579800
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 502 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783110225983
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other control number
9786612673153
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)659579800

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