Jesus Through the Word: Mark

Monday June 11, 2018
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Week Thirty Eight: Mark
 
Outline
A Voice in the Wilderness (1:1-13)
Galilee and the Gentiles (1:14-9:50) 
Judea (10)
The Final Week (11-15)
Resurrection (16)
 
Themes
Action
Immediately
Condensed
Heightened Action 
 
Power
Over Demons (1:21-28)
Over Sickness (1:29-34)
Over Deformaties (1:40-2:12)
Over Creation (4:35-41)
Over Death (5:21-43)
 
The Way
Suffering (8:31; 9:30-32; 10:32-34)
False Glory (8:32-33; 9:33-34; 10:35-40)
True Glory (8:34-38; 9:35-37; 10:41-45)
 
The Temple
Cleansing the Temple (11:15-19)
Teaching in the Temple (12)
The Coming Destruction of the Temple (13)
The Fulfillment (13:24-27)
 
Who is Jesus?
Christ (1:1; 8:27; 9:41; 14:61-62; 15:32)
Beloved Son (9:2-8)
Son of Man (14:62)
Son of God (1:1; 3:11; 5:7; 15:39)
 
What is this book about?
Mark gives us an eyewitness account of the life and death and resurrection of Jesus, from Peter’s perspective, with an emphasis on what it is the Christ came to do.
 
How does it point to Jesus?
In Mark we see Jesus as the Son of God, the Christ, the King, the One who accomplishes the redemption of His people.