Character and Narrative Function of Nicodemus
...hymn, a poetic summary of the whole theology and narrative of the Gospel, as well as an introduction".2 The result, for Brown, is that "we have a union of wisdom and God's word, a divine person uncreated and existing with the Father."
Throughout, from verse 1 to 16, dialogues are centring on this theme of realising knowledge, virtue, truth, Father, Mother, Son, God and Word. The nature of these dialogues is such that they constitute the real essence of knowledge, truth... Day Level The Nature and Analysis of John 3 16 Dialogue Character and Narrative Function of Nicodemus
This dialogue starts with "Word of God". This is "Grace and Truth" as well. In this dramatic encounter, Jesus is knowledge and Necode...