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The Gospel According to Mark

(Hardback - Nov 2001)
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Overview

This new Pillar volume offers exceptional commentary on Mark that clearly shows the second Gospel though it was a product of the earliest Christian community to be both relevant and sorely needed in today's church. Written by a biblical scholar who has devoted thirty years to the study of the second Gospel, this commentary aims primarily to interpret the Gosepl of Mark according to its theological intentions and purposes, especially as they relate to the life and ministry of Jesus and the call to faith and discipleship. Unique features of James Edwards's approach include clear descriptions of key terms used by Mark and revealing discussion of the Gospel's literary features, including Mark's use of the "sandwich" technique and of imagistic motifs and irony. Edwards also proposes a new paradigm for interpreting the difficult "Little Apocalypse" of chapter 13, and he argues for a new understanding of Mark's controversial ending."

Details

  • SKU: 9780802837349
  • SKU10: 0802837344
  • Title: The Gospel According to Mark
  • Series: Pillar New Testament Commentary
  • Publisher: William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company
  • Date Published: Nov 2001
  • Pages: 544
  • Weight lbs: 2.15
  • Dimensions: 9.10" L x 6.30" W x 1.50" H
  • Features: Table of Contents, Index, Dust Cover
  • Themes: Theometrics | Academic;
  • Category: COMMENTARIES
  • Subject: Biblical Studies - New Testament

Review

"James Edwards’s new, careful study of the earliest Gospel brings together his interest in and ongoing research regarding Mark’s work. He does so in a way that will have a broad appeal to a wide audience, including both the academic community and the service of pastors and teachers. This is an excellent piece of applied research and rigorous study." — Ralph P. Martin

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