If Mark Hadn’t Written The Gospel, Would You Have Attributed It To Him?

Triablogue gives reasons “Why Markan Authorship Wouldn’t Be Fabricated.”  One is the person of Mark himself:

So, Mark was a relatively minor figure who was remembered for some disreputable behavior and/or an embarrassing physical deformity.

Regarding Peter as the source of the gospel:

It fails to explain why the gospel was associated with Peter to begin with. It also doesn’t explain why the gospel wasn’t attributed to Peter himself or a more prominent and/or less problematic disciple of Peter.

Read more: http://triablogue.blogspot.ca/2015/03/why-markan-authorship-wouldnt-be.html#more


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.