From Tomb to Text Hardback
The Body of Jesus in the Book of John
by Christina Petterson;
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From Tomb to Text
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Instead, she shows how John produces itself as the vehicle of Jesus' revelation in place of a body. This takes place through its use of writing, its characteristic use of verbs and syntax, and its mode of revelation. The book thus situates John in a context that does not begin with, and thus attempts to be, unconstrained by fixed categories of Christ, gnosticism, Eucharist body and flesh, and shows how such readings curtail the fullness of the revelation of the text in favour of a more familiar earthly Jesus. Petterson concludes by outlining ways in which John can be read if these containment strategies are disregarded.
From Tomb to Text by Christina Petterson was published by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC in December 2016. The ISBN for From Tomb to Text is 9780567670557.
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|Page last updated||25th February 2017|
|Author / Artist||Christina Petterson|
|Publisher||Bloomsbury Publishing PLC (December 2016)|
|Number of Pages||160|