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Angels from the realms of glory, wing your flight o’er all the earth…

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Not really, the literary-historical setting of the Gospel is somewhat obscure to me. My assumption is that there were reasons having to do with intellectual-religious context that led John to ground his telling of the story about Jesus in the Wisdom tradition rather than in the prophetic-apocalyptic narrative that dominates the rest of the New Testament. It certainly paved the way for subsequent rationalisations of the godhead and the atonement (modern theologies, insofar as they are biblical, are essentially Johannine), though whether John was at all conscious of being on some sort of Hellenising trajectory, I’ve no idea.