In this commentary on Mark written for pastors and Bible teachers, Mark L. Straus exegetes each passage of Scripture succinctly in its grammatical and historical context. He argues that Mark is indeed energetic and forceful, yet at the same time presents a well-structured and powerful theological drama.
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Strauss has provided us with a judicious commentary on Marks’ Gospel that is sensitive to its historical and theological dimensions, which center around who Christ is and what it means to follow him. It should be one of the commentaries that teachers, pastors and students reach for in any serious study of Mark’s Gospel.
David L. Mathewson, Ph.D., Associate Professor of New Testament, Denver Seminary
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Mark L. Strauss is professor of New Testament at Bethel Seminary in San Diego. He has written Distorting Scripture? The Challenge of Bible Translation and Gender Accuracy, The Davidic Messiah in Luke-Acts, a commentary on Luke in the Zondervan Illustrated Bible Background Commentary series, and a commentary on Mark in the revised Expositor’s Bible Commentary series.