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Author Casey, Maurice.

Title Aramaic sources of Mark's Gospel / Maurice Casey
Published Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1998
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Description 1 online resource (x, 278 pages)
Series Society for New Testament Studies Monograph series ; 102
Monograph series (Society for New Testament Studies) ; 102
Contents Preliminaries; Contents; Preface; Abbreviations; 1 The State of Play; 2 Method; 3 Jesus' Scriptural Understanding of John the Baptist's Death: Mark 9.11-13; 4 Two Sabbath Controversies: Mark 2.23-3.6; 5 The Question of Jacob and John: Mark 10.35-45; 6 Jesus' Final Passover With His Disciples: Mark 14.12-26; 7 Conclusions; Select Bibliography; Index of Passages Discussed; Index of Names and Subjects
Summary This book goes behind the Greek text of the Gospel of Mark and reconstructs some of its sources in the original Aramaic, the language which Jesus spoke. This work has been made possible by the publication of all the Aramaic Dead Sea Scrolls, which provide a basis of Jewish Aramaic for the right period
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-273) and indexes
Notes Print version record
Subject Jesus Christ -- Language.
Bible. Mark -- Sources.
Dead Sea scrolls -- Relation to the New Testament.
Aramaic literature -- Relation to the New Testament.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0511002122 (electronic bk.)
0511035977 (electronic bk.)
9780511002120 (electronic bk.)
9780511035975 (electronic bk.)