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Gospel And Gospel Of John

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Gospel’s Analysis In the faith of Christianity, their are four distinct disciples of gospel accounts. Each of the four gospels has its own unique contribution to shaping a precise picture of Jesus. Scholars have contributed a great deal to the understanding of the circumstances of their writing, along with the intentions of their authors. Their are two groups to which the gospels are separated by. The synoptic gospels and the gospel of John. Their are critical differences between these two groups when comparing the historical aspects. They are all differentiated by very tiny detail, but all of them tend to show prove how one was used to write the other. First will be the differences between the two groups. Second will be the the similarities between the synoptic gospels and the gospel of John. One of the differences is the literary point of views they are written in. The synoptics are written from a third person point of view, describing the events as if the authors had personally observed all of them and were reporting what they saw at the time. They are extremely descriptive in their approach. John’s Gospel, on the other hand, although also written from a third person point of view, is more reflective in a way, clearly later than the events he describes. The author of the Fourth Gospel very carefully separates himself from the events he describes. It is clear that he was an eyewitness of the life of Jesus, but he looks back upon it from a temporal
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