The Exaltedness of Christ’s Person in John’s Gospel


a.             The Word (1:1)

b.             That true Light (1:9)

c.             The Lamb of God (1:29)

d.              [Angels ascending and descending (1:51)]

e.              Temple of his Body (2:21)

f.             Messias, which is called Christ (4:26)

The “I am’s”

a.             I am the bread of life (John 6:35,48)

b.              I am the light of the world (8:12; 9:5)

c.             I am the door (10:7,9)

d.             I am the good shepherd (10:11,14)

e.             I am the resurrection and the life (11:25)

f.             I am the way, the truth, and the life (14:6)

g.             I am the vine (15:1,5)

The emphasis on the glory of Christ

a.             eternal glory (1:14)

b.             official glory

c.             miraculous glory (2:11; 11:4)

d.             glory in his people (17:10)

e.              given to his people (17:22)

f.             everlasting glory (17:24)

g.             passionate glory (12:23)

h.            Triune glory (17:5)


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