Daily Archives: June 7, 2014

Bonus Post: Mark Got to Write a Gospel?

How did that happen? Unlike Matthew and John, Mark was not an eyewitness to most of the scenes he described, in fact there is only circumstantial evidence that he was present at any of them. He was not an apostle, … Continue reading

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Mark Begins With John the Baptist

Mark 1:1-8 Gospel Parallels: Matthew 3:1-12; Luke 3:1-18 As you can see, Mark doesn’t get into the birth of Christ, or the genealogies or anything else, he jumps in right where the action begins with John the Baptist preparing the … Continue reading

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