Power and Prejudice: The Reception of the Gospel of Mark

Power and Prejudice: The Reception of the Gospel of Mark

by Brenda Deen Schildgen
     
 
Because of its virtual absence in the long tradition of biblical study, the Gospel of Mark offers an extraordinary case history of how changing cultural circumstances influence biblical reception. Brenda Deen Schildgen examines what characteristics of Mark led to its being included in the canon of Scriptures and then explores the history of its reception.

Overview

Because of its virtual absence in the long tradition of biblical study, the Gospel of Mark offers an extraordinary case history of how changing cultural circumstances influence biblical reception. Brenda Deen Schildgen examines what characteristics of Mark led to its being included in the canon of Scriptures and then explores the history of its reception.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780814327852
Publisher:
Wayne State University Press
Publication date:
01/28/1999
Pages:
201
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.34(h) x 0.69(d)

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