The Long Road Home and Other Short Stories from the Silences in the Gospel of Mark

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Borrowing from the ancient rabbinic use of midrash as a means of opening Scripture to students, James Lowry has chosen six texts from among those in which he believes Mark deliberately left silences. The author is convinced Mark hoped his readers would be encouraged to raise a variety of possibilities as to what the evangelist left unsaid. Beginning with Mark choosing not to name the temptations of Jesus (Mark 1:12-13) and concluding with Mark choosing to conclude his narrative with the women leaving the tomb of Jesus in ...

The Long Road Home: And Other Short Stories from the Silences in the Gospel of Mark 2013, Cascade Books, Eugene, Oregon

ISBN-13: 9781620324004

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The Long Road Home and Other Short Stories from the Silences in the Gospel of Mark 2013, Cascade Books

ISBN-13: 9781498215800

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