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Although the N.T. often speaks of Jesus as the Son of God, what's significant about the way the Apostle John uses that title?

He refers to the Son of Man 12 times in his gospel, but Son of God (or its equivalent) 32 times. The synoptic gospels collectively use the term Son of God 36 times in all three accounts. This means ...
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What evidence is there (if any) for the title 'Son of Man' in the New Testament to apply only to Jesus' earthly ministry to the Jews?

I've heard this said, and wonder if a study of the application of that title in the Synoptic Gospels supports such a theory? Is there any literature (books or articles) devoted to this, and (if so) ...
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