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Short Talk

Journey to Jerusalem: Moving Toward the Cross

Date recorded: 23 May 2023 | Speaker: Peter Mead | Event: ELF Bible Teachers and Preachers Advanced Network
Topic: Bible
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As the Gospel of Mark progresses, the cross of Christ starts to loom over the story. The Gospels are not mere biographies of Jesus; they are passion narratives with an extended introduction! So, how does the text establish the cross-focus for the reader? We look at the role of predictive sections and the shadow of the cross over other events in Mark’s account.