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***Break from Mark***

A Brief Overview of the Gospel of Mark:

  •  It is the shortest and most fast-paced of the Gospel accounts of the life of Jesus
  • It is believed to be based on the eyewitness testimony of Simon Peter
  •  In this Gospel we see Jesus in action, the word “immediately” is used repeatedly
  • The Gospel is broken into 2 main parts
    • Chapters 1-8 focus on Jesus’ identity
    • Chapters 9-16 focus on Jesus’ destiny or mission

Go Deeper Resources:

"King's Cross" by Timothy Keller