Study Guide

Johannine Epsitles (1-3 John) Figures

The Elder (Author)

Our author refers to himself at the beginning of his second and third letter as "the elder." Kind...

The Opponents

These are the bad guys. The elder's literary foils. The ones he's been warning everyone about....

The Elect Lady

The only woman mentioned in the elder's writing is the lucky recipient of his second letter. He...

Gaius

Gaius is the recipient of letter number three from the elder. In it, the elder praises Gaius for...

Diotrephes

For every good Gaius, there's a dolty Diotrephes. This dude "likes to put himself first" and...

The Friends

These guys are a group of Christian missionaries who are travelling throughout the area,...

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