Category: ‘Jesus of Nazareth’ (1999)

Musings on Mark: Paula Fredriksen on Mark’s “Theological Creativity”

Paula Fredriksen,┬áJesus of Nazareth: King of the Jews (Vintage Books, 1999), 142. The theme of Jesus’ messianic identity appears in Mark in complex ways. Mark shapes his narrative around his project of redefining “messiah” to conform to his convictions about Jesus of Nazareth, whom… Continue Reading “Musings on Mark: Paula Fredriksen on Mark’s “Theological Creativity””