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Headword: *)iwa/nnhs
Adler number: iota,461
Translated headword: John [the Evangelist]
Vetting Status: high
Proper name.
John the Theologian and Evangelist returning from his exile on Patmos[1] composed his Gospel when he was 100 years old, and lived until he was 120 years old.[2] Spending his time there he wrote his Theology.[3] But [John] Chrysostom accepts also his three Epistles and the Apocalypse.[4]
It has eighteen sections, 232 chapters.[5]
Greek Original:
*)iwa/nnhs: o)/noma ku/rion. o(/ti o( qeolo/gos *)iwa/nnhs kai\ eu)aggelisth\s a)po\ th=s e)n *pa/tmw| e)cori/as e)panelqw\n sunta/ttei to\ eu)agge/lion w)\n e)tw=n r#, diarke/sas e(/ws a)/llwn e)tw=n rk#. e)kei=se dia/gwn kai\ suggra/fetai th\n qeologi/an. de/xetai de\ o( *xruso/stomos kai\ ta\s e)pistola\s au)tou= ta\s trei=s kai\ th\n a)poka/luyin. e)/xei de\ ti/tlous dekaoktw/, kefa/laia diako/sia tria/konta du/o.
[1] A small Greek island in the Aegean Sea (Barrington Atlas map 61 grid D3), some 25 km. south of Samos and about 45 km. west of the Turkish mainland.
[2] Or "for another 120 years"?
[3] Evidently his Gospel and Theology are the same.
[4] On John Chrysostom, see iota 463,
[5] Quoted from tau 690. See there (and kappa 1441) for the distinction between titlos and kephalaion.
Keywords: biography; Christianity; chronology; definition; geography; religion
Translated by: Catharine Roth on 14 January 2002@00:03:58.
Vetted by:
David Whitehead (added keywords; cosmetics) on 31 August 2002@09:23:54.
Catharine Roth (added a keyword) on 3 October 2005@17:39:52.
David Whitehead on 13 January 2013@07:29:35.
David Whitehead (coding) on 26 April 2016@11:11:45.
Catharine Roth (tweaked note) on 27 January 2019@23:30:39.
Ronald Allen (added map note and reference) on 3 February 2019@00:01:05.
Catharine Roth (tweaks suggested by Ron Allen) on 28 October 2020@16:39:06.


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