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Who was John's brother?

James

What was John's occupation?

fisherman

Who were the disciples closest to Jesus?

John, James, and Peter

Besides the Gospel of John, what other books did John write?

Revelation, 1, 2, &3 John

What was John's purpose in writing his Gospel?

to reassure the churches that Jesus was the Son of God, the Messiah, and to help them defend themselves against various heresies that had developed at that time

What did the Gnostics believe?

they separated the physical and spiritual and believed that the physical was bad and the spiritual was good. They could not exist together.

When did John write his Gospel?

AD 85 or 90

What is the theme of John?

Jesus is the Messiah, the Son of God--in fact, He is God.

What word is used over 98 times in the Gospel of John?

believe

What other book of the Bible begins the same way as the Gospel of John?

Genesis

What did John call Jesus in chapter 1?

the Word

How do both John and Genesis begin?

"In the beginning . . ."

List the Gospels.

Matthew, Mark, Luke, John

Name the book of history in the New Testament.

Acts

Name the book of prophecy in the New Testament.

Revelation

Name the epistles (letters) written by Paul.

Romans, 1 & 2 Corinthians, Galatians, Ephesians, Philippians, Colossians, 1 & 2 Thessalonians, 1 & 2 Timothy, Titus, Philemon

Name the general letters in the New Testament.

Hebrews, James, 1 & 2 Peter, 1, 2, & 3 John, Jude