In this brief yet insightful blueprint for reading and appreciating the Gospel of Mark, noted Scripture scholar Wilfrid Harrington emphasizes two main points. First, he provides a "road map" through the Gospel by describing its structure. Second, he explains Mark's focus on Jesus the Messiah and the importance of a theology of the cross in understanding this Gospel. Reading Mark for the First Time is an indispensable guide to the shortest Gospel, written for a general audience. Book jacket.
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