Mark 1-8 begins The MacArthur New Testament Commentary's look at the second of the four gospels. The commentary provides a verse-by-verse and phrase-by-phrase exposition of the text, taking into account the cultural, theological, and Old Testament contexts of each passage as MacArthur explores the book's central theme---proving Jesus' divine role as Christ. Interpretive challenges are fully dealt with, and differing views are fairly evaluated.
Doctrinally precise and intensely practical, this commentary is ideal for pastors, students, and Bible teachers. Use this volume of The MacArthur New Testament Commentary series to assist you in your study of this cherished New Testament book.
JOHN MACARTHUR is the pastor-teacher of Grace Community Church in Sun Valley, California; president of The Master¿s College and Seminary; and featured teacher for the Grace to You media ministry. Weekly telecasts and daily radio broadcasts of "Grace to You" are seen and heard by millions worldwide. John has also written several bestselling books, including The MacArthur Study Bible, The Gospel According to Jesus, The New Testament Commentary series, Twelve Ordinary Men, and The Truth War. He and his wife, Patricia, have four married children and fifteen grandchildren.