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The Way of the Lord

Joel Marcus

The Way of the Lord

Joel Marcus

$115.50

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The New Testament's messianic interpretation of the Old is an important key to its theology. This book examines the way the author of the Gospel of Mark uses the Old Testament to convey the identity of Jesus.

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The New Testament's messianic interpretation of the Old is an important key to its theology. This book examines the way the author of the Gospel of Mark uses the Old Testament to convey the identity of Jesus.
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Joel Marcus

JOEL MARCUS is Professor of New Testament and Christian Origins at the Boston University School of Theology, having previously taught at the University of Glasgow and Princeton Theological Seminary. Aside from his many scholarly publications in prestigious journals such as the "Journal of Biblical Literature," "Catholic Biblical Quarterly," and "New Testament Studies," he is the author of two scholarly books on the Gospel of Mark as well as the more pastoral "Jesus and the Holocaust: Reflections on Suffering and Hope,"

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3 stars By Wally Bocos, Jun 25 2018
Technical book on Mark's use of Isaian motifs.
Excellent treatment of Mark 9:11-13

As an armchair student of theology I found the book concentrated heavily on the proving or disproving of hypotheses. Although the book is excellent in its intent; to demonstrate the Isaian motifs found throughout the gospel of Mark, acting as its backbone, I consider this book to be beyond the average pastor range of study for every Sunday.

Having said this, I used this book to gain a deeper appreciation of Mark's use of not only Isaiah, but a conflation of Psalms in various passages!

It therefore needs two separate scores.
For the layman 3.5 oo 5
For the "Serious" student 4.5 oo 5
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