Mark, Gospel of
Mark, Gospel of Second Gospel in the New Testament canon, but generally held to be the first composed. Traditionally ascribed to John Mark, who traveled with Paul and Barnabas. The Gospel of Mark was likely written to persuade Gentile readers in Rome that Jesus’ death on the cross—a shameful form of
Mark, Gospel of, Critical Issues
Mark, Gospel of, Critical Issues Surveys milestones in scholarship on the Gospel of Mark and examines critical issues including: purpose, authorship and date, audience, location, genre, sources, and text.