The Theology of the Gospel of Mark / Edition 1

The Theology of the Gospel of Mark / Edition 1

by W. R. Telford, William Telford
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521439779

ISBN-13: 9780521439770

Pub. Date: 12/28/2008

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The product of a number of years of reflection on the Gospel of Mark, this book explains in a clear and understandable way the contribution that the evangelist has made to the theology of the developing Jesus tradition. Joining forces with those who see Mark as a theologian of some considerable creativity, Dr. Telford emphasizes the importance of context (the

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The product of a number of years of reflection on the Gospel of Mark, this book explains in a clear and understandable way the contribution that the evangelist has made to the theology of the developing Jesus tradition. Joining forces with those who see Mark as a theologian of some considerable creativity, Dr. Telford emphasizes the importance of context (the historical and the contemporary) and method (the historical-critical approach with insights drawn from the newer literary approaches) for the proper understanding of Mark.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521439770
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
12/28/2008
Series:
New Testament Theology Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
292
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

List of abbreviations; Preface; 1. The historical setting of the Gospel of Mark; 2. The theology of Mark; 3. Mark and the New Testament; 4. Mark in the church and in the world; Select bibliography; Index of references; Index of names; Index of subjects.

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