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John 17: Jesus assigns His mission to His disciples

D. G. van der Merwe
Verbum et Ecclesia | Skrif en Kerk: Vol 19, No 1 | a1157 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.4102/ve.v19i1.1157 | © 1998 D. G. van der Merwe | This work is licensed under CC Attribution 4.0
Submitted: 06 August 1998 | Published: 06 August 1998

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In this paper it will be pointed out that Jesus did not commission his disciples with a new mission, but instructed them to continue and extend his own mission. This implies that in their following of Jesus, they would adopt a new way of life which related to Jesus


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