Thoroughly engaging with the massive body of scholarship on Mark, Craig Evans’s commentary presents a thorough textual, historical, and theological examination of Mark. He addresses “the synoptic problem” and provides an engaging and stimulating exposition on the church’s second gospel.
Volume 34b in the acclaimed Word Biblical Commentary series.
- Title: Word Biblical Commentary, Volume 34b: Mark 8:27-16:20
- Author: Craig A. Evans
- Editor: Ralph P. Martin
- Series: Word Biblical Commentary
- Publisher: Thomas Nelson
- Publication Date: 2001
- Pages: 594
Craig A. Evans is the Payzant Distinguished Professor of New Testament and director of the graduate program at Acadia Divinity College in Wolfville, Nova Scotia. He has received degrees from Claremont McKenna College, Western Baptist Seminary, and Claremont Graduate University. He is the author of Fabricating Jesus: How Modern Scholars Distort the Gospels, Understanding the Bible Commentary: Luke, and From Prophecy to Testament: The Function of the Old Testament in the New.