Johannine Epistles

Books and Dissertations

Mary Elizabeth Chilcote Snodderly, A socio-rhetorical investigation of the Johannine understanding of “the works of the devil ” in 1 John 3:8. (D.Litt.et.Phil. diss., Pretoria: University of South Africa, 2008).

Older Works

Wilhelm Bousset & Wilhelm Heitmüller (eds.) Die Schriften des Neuen Testaments: neu übersetzt und für die Gegenwart erklärt. Vierter Band: Das Johannesevangelium, die Johannesbriefe, und die Offenbarung des Johannes. 3., verb. und verm. Aufl. (Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 1918).

Alan England Brooke, A Critical and Exegetical Commentary on the Johannine Epistles. (The International Critical Commentary on the Holy Scriptures of the Old and New Testaments.) (New York: C. Scribner’s Sons, 1912).

C. H. Dodd, The Johannine Epistles. (The Moffatt New Testament Commentary.) (New York: Harper & Row, 1946).

Adolf Schlatter, Die Briefe Und Die Offenbarung Des Johannes: Ausgelegt Für Bibelleser. (Erläuterungen Zum Neuen Testament 10.) (Berlin: Evangelische Verlagsanstalt, 1953). [German]

Articles

J. Byron, “Slaughter, Fratricide and Sacrilege: Cain and Abel Traditions in 1 John 3″. Biblica 88.4 (2007): 526-535.

Peter Frick, “Johannine Soteriology and Aristotelian Philosophy: A Hermeneutical Suggestion on Reading John 3,16 and 1 John 4,9″. Biblica 88.3 (2007): 415-421.

Luca Marulli, “A Letter of Recommendation? A Closer Look at Third John’s ‘Rhetorical’ Argumentation”. Biblica 90.2 (2009): 203-223.

Hansjörg Schmid, “How to Read the First Epistle of John Non-Polemically”. Biblica 85.1 (2004): 24-41.

D. G. Van der Merwe, “Eschatology in the First Epistle of John : ‘Koinwniva’ In The ‘Familia Dei’”. Verbum et Ecclesia 27.3 (2006): 1045-1076.  [Greek font error in the PDF document]

Dirk Van der Merwe, “The Identification and Examination of the Elements That Caused a Schism in the Johannine Community at the End of the First Century CE”. Hervormde Teologiese Studies 63.3 (2007): 1149-1169.

D. J. van der Merwe, “Understanding “Sin” In the Johannine Epistles”. Verbum et Ecclesia 26.2 (2005): 527-542.