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Mark: A Commentary in the Wesleyan Tradition

Format: Digital


The New Beacon Bible Commentary is an engaging, indispensable reference tool that equips you to study and meditate on God’s Word. Written from the Wesleyan theological perspective, it offers insightful scholarship to help you unlock Scripture’s deeper truths and garner an awareness of the history, culture, and context attributed to each book studied. Readable, relevant, and academically thorough, it offers a new standard for understanding and interpreting the Bible in the twenty-first century.

Kent Brower offers insight into the intricacies of Mark. With verse-by-verse commentary, Brower considers the literary features, theological themes, and hermeneutical issues present in the text.

  • Provides clear verse-by-verse explanations that offer a contemporary, Wesleyan-based understanding derived from the passage’s original language
  • Contains comprehensive annotation divided into three sections:
    • Background elements behind the text
    • Verse-by-verse details and meanings
    • Significance, relevance, intertextuality, and application
  • Includes insight into theological issues, word meanings, archaeological connections, historical relevance, cultural customs, and more
  • General Editor’s Preface
  • Author’s Preface
  • Abbreviations
  • Bibliography
  • Commentary
    • The Announcement of the Good News
    • Announcing and Effecting the Good News
    • Mission, Conflict, and Rejection
    • From Mission to Misunderstanding
    • Discipleship: Teaching on the Way
    • Jesus in Jerusalem and the Temple
    • The Passion Narrative
    • The Empty Tomb
  • Title: Mark: A Commentary in the Wesleyan Tradition
  • Author: Kent Brower
  • Series: New Beacon Bible Commentary (NBBC)
  • Publisher: Beacon Hill
  • Publication Date: 2012
  • Pages: 416

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Kent Brower has taught and guest lectured at colleges, universities, and seminaries around the world for more than 30 years. He has earned degrees from Canadian Nazarene College, Eastern Nazarene College, and the University of Manchester—under the supervision of professor F. F. Bruce. Kent Brower currently serves as vice principal and senior lecturer in biblical studies at Nazarene Theological College in Manchester, England.