Mark: A Commentary

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Westminster John Knox Press, 2006 - Religion - 482 pages
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The first New Testament Library volume to focus on a Gospel, this commentary offers a careful reading of the book of Mark. Internationally respected interpreter M. Eugene Boring brings a lifetime of research into the Gospels and Jesus into this lively discussion of the first Gospel.

The New Testament Library offers authoritative commentary on every book and major aspect of the New Testament, as well as classic volumes of scholarship. The commentaries in this series provide fresh translations based on the best available ancient manuscripts, offer critical portrayals of the historical world in which the books were created, pay careful attention to their literary design, and present a theologically perceptive exposition of the text.

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Review: Mark: New Testament Library [NTL]

User Review  - G Barron - Christianbook.com

Eugene Boring's commentary is particularly effective at helping the reader to see the big picture of Mark's gospel, although he also does a good job of interpreting the details. Even when I didn't agree with his interpretation, I was impressed by his scholarship and ability to explain the text. Read full review

Contents

Preface
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1
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and Is Condemned
92
Copyright

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About the author (2006)

M. Eugene Boringis Professor Emeritus of New Testament at Brite Divinity School, Texas Christian University, in Fort Worth, Texas. He is a coauthor ofThe People's New Testament, and the author of numerous books of New Testament Scholarship, including the best-selling Interpretation commentary on Revelation.

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