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First Commentary on Mark: An Annotated Translation Michael Cahill

First Commentary on Mark: An Annotated Translation

Michael Cahill

Published February 16th 2012
ISBN : 9781280470097
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154 pages
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This is the first English translation of a text that Cahill identifies as the first formal commentary on Marks gospel. Probably written in Ireland in the first half of the seventh century, the commentary was for almost 1000 years attributed to St.MoreThis is the first English translation of a text that Cahill identifies as the first formal commentary on Marks gospel. Probably written in Ireland in the first half of the seventh century, the commentary was for almost 1000 years attributed to St. Jerome and as such exercised incalculable influence on subsequent commentary, including Aquinass Catena Aurea. This translation will make this unique text available to readers who do not know Latin and will serve as an invaluable introduction to late patristic and early medieval biblical exegesis.