Re: The Gospel of Mark and Paul
- I have a couple of obvious questions.
1. If Paul wrote before the gospels, as is generally held, then it stands to
reason that the
authors of the Gospels would (or may) have at least heard the letters
read, or that the
teaching had become part of the deposit of faith. So the question is,
given that statement,
why WOULDN'T they have reflected some Pauline influence?
2. If Mark wrote as late as some suggest (a point I do not hold myself),
wouldn't it make it
that much more likely that he would have come in contact with at least
some of the
Rev. Charles Schwartz, Parochial Vicar
Church of St. Joan of Arc, Marlton, NJ
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