Re: [Synoptic-L] A kingdom divided
- Ron Price wrote :
>Roman Empire is not the best case of kingdom divided against itself.
> There are several (to my mind convincing) indications that Mark was
> written in Rome ca. 70 CE.
> It is interesting that from 68 to 69 there was a rapid succession of
> emperors having a very short reign: Galbo, Otho, Vitellius. These three
> were presumably (?) deposed as a result of power struggles.
> In Mk 3:24-26 (RSV) we read: "If a kingdom is divided against itself,
> that kingdom cannot stand. And if a house is divided against itself,
> that house will not be able to stand. And if Satan has risen up against
> himself and is divided, he cannot stand, but is coming to an end."
And where is the house divided against itself ? I find Herod family
a best case for Mk description.
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