Prelim 3: Intro to the NT (Mark)

Tutorial Essay Topics

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  1. What does Mark mean by “the gospel of Jesus Christ” (1.1)?
  2. Why, how and for whom was the Gospel of Mark written?
  3. What is the meaning and purpose of Mark’s miracles?
  4. What is the meaning and purpose of Mark’s parables?
  5. Is there a Messianic Secret in Mark?
  6. Account for Mark’s portrayal of the Twelve (and other disciples).
  7. In Mark, why does Jesus die?
  8. In what sense is Mark’s Jesus “the Son of God”?

 Rev. 10/2014

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