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Book Description

The Johannine Epistles. Epworth Commentaries
Publication Year:
Epworth Press
1, 2 & 3 John, Commentary, New Testament
Copyright Holder:
William Loader. Reproduced by permission.

William Loader, The Johannine Epistles. Epworth Commentaries

Table of Contents

  • General Introduction
  • Preface
  • Introduction
    • I John: its Composition and Structure
    • I John in Outline
    • I John: its Issues and Concerns
    • I John: its Abiding Significance
    • I John and the Gospel of John
    • I John and the Community Tradition
    • II John
    • III John
    • The Gospel according to John, I John, III John, II John
  • Bibliography
  • Commentary
  • The First Epistle of John
    • 1.1-4 Opening
    • 1.5-5.12 The Main Body of the Epistle: Assurance and warning
      • 1.5-2.17 Part One: Fellowship, Obedience and Forgiveness
      • 2.18-27 Part Two: The Dangers of False Teaching
      • 2.28-3.24 Part Three: Christian Life-style in Practice
      • 4.1-5.12 Part Four: The Witness of the Spirit
    • 5.13-21 The Closing: Final Instructions and Encouragement
  • The Second Epistle of John
  • The Third Epistle of John