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by John C. Fenton

Author: John C. Fenton
Language: English
Publisher: Penguin Books; Reprint edition (February 28, 1964)
Pages: 496 pages
Category: Spirituality
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Saint Mark's Gospel is generally agreed to be the primary source for the life of Jesus - both Matthew and Luke drew on. .Ships from and sold by Airbook-US.

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New Testament scholarship, which has been more concerned to discern the sources that underlie our Gospels and to study the methods used by the Evangelists as they have worked through their sources and put their Gospels together than it has been to discover what the Evangelists meant. I do not want to say anything derogatory about such activities.

The Gospel of John is one of the most popular and beloved books in the . He does so admirably.

Choosing a top five, therefore, is more difficult with this book than it is with most of the others.

John Charles Fenton was a British Church of England priest and New Testament scholar. He was Principal of Lichfield Theological College from 1958 to 1965, Principal of St Chad's College, Durham University from 1965 to 1978, and a Canon of Christ Church, Oxford from 1978 to 1991. Books by John C. Fenton

It provides a comprehensive introduction to the Gospel of John.

It provides a comprehensive introduction to the Gospel of John.

The KJV New Testament was translated from the Textus Receptus. 23 And Jesus went about all Galilee, teaching in their synagogues, and preaching the gospel of the kingdom, and healing all manner of sickness and all manner of disease among the people. However, the majority of the book of Revelation seems to have been translated from the Latin Vulgate. 24 And his fame went throughout all Syria: and they brought unto him all sick people that were taken with divers diseases and torments, and those which were possessed with devils, and those which were lunatick, and those that had the palsy; and he healed them.

Gospel of John 19 (Chapter XIX Study). Matthew and Mark mention his scourging after his condemnation, but here it appears to have been before. Luke speaks of Pilate's offering to chastise him, and let him go, which must be before sentence.

Part of "The Penguin New Testament Commentaries", this is Saint Matthew's Gospel, which is the most structured of all and it is centred on Jesus' teachings. Although he undoubtedly drew on Mark (and perhaps on the source known as Q), Matthew always shaped and supplemented such material to make it his own. It is Matthew, for example, who lays most stress on miracles and the fulfilment of prophecies, on the Jews' rejection of Jesus, on reward and punishment in the next life and on the imminent end of the world. All these themes reflect a first-century outlook that is alien to modern readers. In this commentary, however, J.C. Fenton cuts through the details and penetrates to the heart of the Gospel to help the reader "use it as Matthew intended it to be used".