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The Gospel of Mark: Interpreting Biblical Texts Series
This volume is written for anyone who--for whatever reason--is drawn to the New Testament. It is also for those who are not so drawn, for it is written out of the conviction that good readers need to be formed. Anyone can read the Bible; no particular level of education is required, but readers need to learn what to look for in stories that may seem distant and strange. Th ...more
Paperback, 224 pages
Published October 1st 1999 by Abingdon Press
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I liked seeing Juel's take on Mark, especially his discussion of tearing of the curtain in connection with Jesus' baptism. I also was interested in the discussion of the different endings of Mark and Juel's take on the historicity of these endings. Overall, it certainly deepened my view of Mark's Gospel and gave me a new theological point of view on this telling of Jesus' life.