Re: John 8:58 & commentators

Carl William Conrad (
Wed, 21 Aug 1996 19:04:42 -0500 (CDT)

Speaking only for myself, I think this exchange over John 8:58 has ceased
to be illuminating; it appears more than anything else an exercise in
demonstrating the correctness of one's doctrinal position by citing one's
own preferred set of authorities. For a while this was interesting, but it
is now becoming an exchange of "I say it is!"--"No it isn't!"--"Yes it

Anybody else feel this way?

Carl W. Conrad
Department of Classics, Washington University
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