Why Did Mark’s Gospel End So Abruptly?

Since the early days of the movement that would become known as Christianity, the story of the resurrection of Jesus has been celebrated across many Christian traditions throughout the span of church history. If there is one thing that unites all Christians around the...

Don’t Fritter Away Opportunity for New Creation

Too cryptic. That’s the sense I often have when reading the Gospel of Mark. By the time the reader starts the 16th verse, Jesus has already been baptized by John in the Jordan River, survived 40 days of temptation by Satan in the wilderness with wild beasts and...