The Gospel According to Mark: Meaning and Message offers a unique combination of solid scholarship and practical usefulness to all who wish to understand the Gospels more fully. At the heart of the book is a verse-by-verse exposition of the New American Bible text of Mark's Gospel. Interspersed throughout the text are dozens of short essays giving the social, political, economic, and religious background of the Gospel. Also included are questions for reflection that point to ways the reader might apply the text.
Table of Contents
|A Note on the Text||xv|
|The Writing and Interpretation of the Gospel of Mark||461|
|Index of Background Material and Comments||473|
|Map of Palestine at the Time of Jesus||476|
|Map of Jerusalem at the Time of Jesus||477|