This comparative handbook is intended to provide scholars of the New Testament with detailed, systematic and accurate resources concerning the Judaic context of the gospel of Mark. It aims to serve as a powerful tool to assist the reader - and commentator - in understanding and commenting on the gospel of Mark. Introductions are provided to help with issues of dating and the development of the literatures concerned. Possible interpretations are also presented, where suitable.
A Comparative Handbook to the Gospel of Mark
Comparisons with Pseudepigrapha, the Qumran Scrolls, and Rabbinic Literature
Bruce Chilton, General Editor; Darrell Bock, Associate Editor; Daniel M. Gurtner, Editor for the Pseudepigrapha, Josephus, and Philo; Jacob Neusner, Editor for Rabbinic Literature; Lawrence H. Schiffman, Editor for the Literature of Qumran, Daniel Oden