4 UNIT ASSIGNMENT

6.4 UNIT ASSIGNMENT: QUIZ 10
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6.4 UNIT ASSIGNMENT: QUIZ 10
INTRODUCTION AND ALIGNMENT
This essay quiz covers Ch. 6 of The Word of Life: ?The Spirit.?
Upon completion of this assignment you should be able to:
? Explain the meaning of the Spirit as the Paraclete in John?s gospel.
RESOURCES
? Textbook: The Word of Life (Craig R. Koester, 2008)
BACKGROUND INFORMATION
None
INSTRUCTIONS
1. Review Ch. 6 in Textbook: The Word of Life (Craig R. Koester, 2008)

Essay Quiz #10
Graded Essay on Koester, Chapter 6: “The Spirit”
What is distinctive about John’s understanding of the Spirit according to Koester?
This about how it is different in comparison with Luke’s and Paul.
In your essay, discuss how the Spirit is developed in the first part of John as opposes to the 2nd half?
How and why does John make this shift?
Place most of your emphasis on the 2nd half of the Gospel, especially chapters 14-17. Give examples.
In the course of your discussion, how does the Spirit relate to the faith community/the followers of Jesus in his absence? Give examples.