|About the Book|
These Things Have Been Written calls to mind the fashion in which the Fourth Gospel was written, with particular emphasis upon Johannine characterization. In various ways it elucidates many facets of the evangelists notion of faith. The final chapters focus on the incarnation of the Word and the new commandment of love. Raymond F. Collins is professor of New Testament Studies at the Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium, and former rector of The American College affiliated with the university. A specialist in the New Testaments Johannine and Pauline literature, he has published a number of significant books on the New Testament including an Introduction to the New Testament (1983), Studies on the First Letter to the Thessalonians (1984), and the Letters That Paul Did not Write (1988).