Mark as Story: An Introduction to the Narrative of a Gospel

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Fortress Press, Jan 1, 1982 - Religion - 159 pages
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A treatment of Mark as a dramatic narrative whole. This study opens up the literary mechanism of the Gospel of Mark by developing analogies to techniques in contemporary cinema. Its focus upon these techniques is never obscure of distracting, and the book will be valuable in college courses in religious studies or the humanities.--From publisher description.

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User Review  - quantum_flapdoodle - LibraryThing

A good introduction to the Gospel of Mark as a narrative story. The authors apply the practice of literary analysis, and look at the storytelling narratives in the book of Mark. While the authors ... Read full review

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User Review  - ALincolnNut - LibraryThing

When people read the Bible, whether at home or in church, only read short passages at a time. The three authors of this book, all seminary and college professors, seek to remind readers that each book ... Read full review

Contents

INTRODUCTION l
1
THE RHETORIC
35
THE SETTINGS
63
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