Verses on dating
He knew the geography of the Holy Land, locating Bethany about 15 stadia (about two miles) from Jerusalem () and mentioning Cana, a village not referred to in any earlier writing known to us (2:1 [see note there]; 21:2).
The Gospel of John has many touches that appear to reflect the recollections of an eyewitness -- such as the house at Bethany being filled with the fragrance of the broken perfume jar (see 12:3 and note).
Proverbs 14:7 Stay away from fools, for you won’t find knowledge there.
Proverbs 27:6 Wounds from a friend are better than many kisses from an enemy. For you will hate one and love the other, or be devoted to one and despise the other.
After this comes the proclamation that this Jesus is the Son of God sent from the Father to finish the Father's work in the world (see and note).
1 Corinthians Don’t be fooled by those who say such things, for “bad company corrupts good character.” Proverbs Whoever walks with the wise will become wise; whoever walks with fools will suffer harm.Whether or not he knew them (or any one of them) continues to be debated.In any event, his witness to Jesus goes its own way, highlighting matters that in the other Gospels remain implicit and underdeveloped.Psalm May the words of my mouth and the thoughts of my heart be pleasing to you, O Lord, my rock and my redeemer.Proverbs A truly wise person uses few words; a person with understanding is even-tempered.