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Mark: Abington New Testament Commentaries [ANTC]
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Jesus' closest adherents, the Twelve, are among the most muddled. Who can blame them? They ask for an obscure parable's interpretation and receive an answer even more confounding. They are told to feed thousands with next to nothing. Their boat almost capsizes while their teacher sleeps. As they oar in rough waters, the teacher strides the waves intending to bypass them. Putting the reader in the same boat, Mark structures conversations with Jesus that make little sense, if any. The Twelve are craven, stupid, self-serving, and disobedient: meet the average Christian. Besides, "their hearts were hardened." Who hardens hearts? God. Should not God's Messiah lift the burdens of those following him? What kind of Christ heads to a cross, handing his disciples another for themselves. "Do you not yet understand?"
|Title: Mark: Abington New Testament Commentaries [ANTC]|
By: Clifton Black
Vendor: Abingdon Press
Weight: 1 pound 4 ounces
Series: Abingdon Commentaries
Stock No: WW7058414
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