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"Indeed, the Gospel of John could be read as one of the most influential prequels of all time, claiming that Jesus Christ (as the divine Word) was always already present with God even before the creation of the world." nplusonemag.com/online-only/on via metafilter.com/173533/Is-Virgi

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I'd say the opening of John is more origin story / flashback than prequel.

And just like Spider-man movies, Jesus gets multiple re-tellings of that origin story.