The Message of Mark

Jesus proclaims the good news (1:14–15) We race on again with Mark, his vague identifications of time and place allowing for other parts of the ... This is not important for Mark, however. ... We are now into the content of the message.

The Message of Mark

At first sight the Gospel of Mark is a simple account of the ministry of Jesus with lots of stories, plenty of action, a large amount of human interest, and some very straight and searching questions, mostly from Jesus himself. Yet underlying the Gospel is the cross and the cost of discipleship, focusing the question of who Jesus was, and how people should respond to him. Donald English's exposition picks up Mark's focus on faith as a risky, total commitment to Christ, and on its mysteries - pre-eminently, why some people believe, and others do not, even to the point of opposition.

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The Message of Mark
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: DONALD ENGLISH
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-04-23 - Publisher: Inter-Varsity Press

At first sight the Gospel of Mark is a simple account of the ministry of Jesus with lots of stories, plenty of action, a large amount of human interest, and some very straight and searching questions, mostly from Jesus himself. Yet underlying the Gospel is the cross and the cost
JOURNEY WITH JESUS THROUGH THE MESSAGE OF MARK
Language: en
Pages: 455
Authors: Kieran Beville
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-03-01 - Publisher: Christian Publishing House

Journey with Jesus through the Message of Mark is an insightful and engaging survey of Mark's Gospel, exploring each major section of the text along with key themes. It is a work that can be enjoyed by laypersons as well as pastors and teachers. Pastors will find the abundant use
Writing on the Gospel of Mark
Language: en
Pages: 596
Authors: W.R. Telford
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-05-21 - Publisher: BRILL

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The Message of Mark
Language: en
Pages: 135
Authors: Morna Dorothy Hooker
Categories: Bible
Type: BOOK - Published: 1983 - Publisher:

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Salvation in the Gospel of Mark
Language: en
Pages: 218
Authors: Gabi Markusse
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-06-28 - Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

The Gospel of Mark portrays Jesus making impossible demands on his disciples. They must follow him even if it costs them their lives. And, unsurprisingly, this proves to be impossible for them to do. They fail drastically in Mark’s narrative and run from the scene as Jesus is arrested. Peter