The Farewell Discourse (John 13-17) is a climactic portion of John's Gospel, which serves as a hinge on which the entire Gospel narrative pivots from Jesus' public ministry to his Passion. This is an analysis, employing the elements of Greco-Roman rhetoric.Differences are found in the presence of a blessing (in Jewish farewells, but not in Graeco-Roman) and a farewell hymn (in Graeco-Roman farewells, but not in Jewish). In an earlier work, Stauffer enumerated twenty-six characteristics foranbsp;...
|Title||:||A Graeco-Roman Rhetorical Reading of the Farewell Discourse|
|Author||:||John C. Stube|
|Publisher||:||A&C Black - 2006-06-22|