Mark 1.1-8 – John the Baptizer

1.1 The Master (Jesus) beginning: Mark starts with Christ’s adult life & ministry (no birth, genealogies, etc.) gospel: the good news that a new king was ascending the throne [evangelion] Jesus: from Joshua, meaning salvation (they had waited 400 yrs since the last prophet) Christ: from Messiah, meaning anointed (expecting Him for 2,000 yrs, since … Continue reading Mark 1.1-8 – John the Baptizer