The Gospel Of Mark: The Purpose Of The Gospel Of Mark

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The gospel of Mark contained narrative history such as parable, sermons, and prophetic oracles. The purpose of the gospel of Mark is to show that Jesus is the Messiah. The son of God who was sent to serve and suffer in order to restore and rescue mankind. Mark is a New Testament historian who came closer to witnessing the actual life of Jesus. Mark story begins by describing Jesus’s adult life, introducing it with the words, “The beginning of the good news of Jesus Christ, the Son of God”. The main theme of the gospel of Mark was humiliation by telling Christ’s arrest, suffering, and death. Jesus started telling his disciples what would actually happen to him. He said, “The chief priests, the teachers of the Law of Moses and the nation’s…show more content…
And Jesus uttered a loud cry, and breathed his last, he said, ‘Truly, this was the Son of God.” ( Mark 15:34 and 37-39). The moment of truth has arrived. Jesus fulfills his mission and demonstrates that he is faithful and obedient to the Father even to the end. At the moment of death, the Roman soldier utters the words of revelation “ Truly this is the son of God.” This passage is highly ironic. The disciples have all fled the scene in fear of their own lives. The pagan soldier alone testifies to Jesus ‘ identity and…show more content…
He is risen, he is not here; see the place where they laid him. But go, tell his disciples and peter that he is going before you to Galilee; there you will see him as he told you.” ( Mark 16:6-7).The disciple unwillingness of faith must to stand as a comfort to everyone when they 're going through times of uncertainty and fear, times when God doesn’t seem to make sense, times when people have a hard time understanding, or believing in, the resurrection of Jesus. Christian faith is not always easy to believe. Christian life is not always easy to live faithfully. In the disciple there are couple living examples of people who experienced the same obstacles that every person face and who persevered in faith. They should serve as an inspiration to other

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