Mark: A Commentary on His Apology for the Cross

Mark: A Commentary on His Apology for the Cross

by Robert Horton Gundry
     
 

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Gundry presents an alternative reading of the Greek text of Mark, putting forth the thesis that Mark's Gospel constitutes a straightforward apology for the shameful manner of Jesus' death; as such, Mark is essentialy an evangelistic tract, Gundry says, rather than an obliquely written handbook of Christian discipleship and church life.  See more details below

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Gundry presents an alternative reading of the Greek text of Mark, putting forth the thesis that Mark's Gospel constitutes a straightforward apology for the shameful manner of Jesus' death; as such, Mark is essentialy an evangelistic tract, Gundry says, rather than an obliquely written handbook of Christian discipleship and church life.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780802836984
Publisher:
Eerdmans, William B. Publishing Company
Publication date:
02/01/1993
Pages:
1069
Product dimensions:
6.33(w) x 9.27(h) x 2.12(d)

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