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Mark (Understanding the Bible Commentary | UBC)

Format: Digital
Publisher:
, 2011
ISBN: 9781441251947

Overview

This volume in the Understanding the Bible Commentary series transports modern readers back to the days of Mark’s original audience and helps us to understand and apply his unique writing and challenges to the church. Very possibly the oldest written account of the ministry of Jesus that we possess, the Gospel of Mark is a vivid and fast-paced narrative of the Good News about Jesus.

  • Provides section-by-section commentary
  • Contains additional study notes at the end of each chapter
  • Includes suggestions for further reading and Scripture and subject indexes
Hurtado has an excellent feel for Mark, focusing especially on the theological meaning of the gospel. He is surefooted in exposition of difficult passages, refusing to get bogged down in detail but at the same time refusing to provide a superficial answer. . . . The high quality of Hurtado’s scholarship shines through his engaging prose.

—K. E. Brower, senior lecturer in biblical studies, Nazarene Theological College

  • Title: Mark
  • Author: Larry Hurtado
  • Series: Understanding the Bible Commentary Series
  • Publisher: Baker
  • Print Publication Date: 2011
  • Logos Release Date: 2012
  • Language: English
  • Resources: 1
  • Format: Digital › Logos Research Edition
  • Subject: Bible. N.T. Mark › Commentaries
  • ISBNs: 9781441251947, 9780801046643
  • Resource ID: LLS:NIBCNT62MK
  • Resource Type: Bible Commentary
  • Metadata Last Updated: 2020-04-24T16:11:18Z

In the Logos edition, this digital volume is enhanced by amazing functionality. Citations link directly to English translations and original-language texts, and important terms link to dictionaries, encyclopedias, commentaries, and theology texts. Perform powerful searches to find exactly what you’re looking for. Take the discussion with you using tablet and mobile apps. With Logos Bible Software, the most efficient and comprehensive research tools are in one place, so you get the most out of your study.

Larry Hurtado is an internationally respected New Testament scholar and is professor of New Testament Language, Literature and Theology at The University of Edinburgh, Scotland. He is an expert of the Gospels (esp. Gospel of Mark), the Apostle Paul, Early Christology, the Jewish Background of the New Testament, New Testament Textual Criticism.