The Many for One or One for the Many? Reading Mark 10:45 in the Roman Empire

  title={The Many for One or One for the Many? Reading Mark 10:45 in the Roman Empire},
  author={Matthew Thiessen},
  journal={Harvard Theological Review},
  pages={447 - 466}
  • M. Thiessen
  • Published 1 July 2016
  • History
  • Harvard Theological Review
In his expository remarks on 1 Pet 5:13, Clement of Alexandria portrays Mark as the preserver of the apostle Peter's gospel proclamation to those who not only dwell in Rome, but also belong to the Roman elite. In this regard, Clement's testimony coincides with the near unanimous voice of the Church Fathers, who locate the composition of the Gospel of Mark in the city of Rome (e.g., Irenaeus Haer. 3.1.1; Eusebius Hist. eccl. 2.15.2). 
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