Let the Reader Understand…

““When you see the abomination that causes desolation standing where it should not” (let the reader understand), “then those in Judea must flee to the mountains!” (Mark 13:14 HCSB) That little parenthetical remark, "let the reader understand", has been the source of a great deal of discussion over the centuries. Where would Markan theologians be… Continue reading Let the Reader Understand…

Studying Mark

Well, there's been a bit of a hiatus here for the past week. I've been working on an essay for our New Testament 1 course at Moore Theological College. My essay topic is: What is the significance of the feeding miracles for Mark’s presentation of the ministry of Jesus? Deceptively simple, hey? I'm really enjoying… Continue reading Studying Mark