The Psalms of Lament in Mark's Passion
Jesus' Davidic Suffering
By (author) Stephen P. Ahearne-Kroll
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Psalms of Lament in Mark's Passion by Stephen P. Ahearne-Kroll
Book DescriptionStephen Ahearne-Kroll examines the literary interaction between the Gospel of Mark's passion narrative and four Psalms of Individual Lament evoked in it. These four psalms depict a David who challenges God's role in his suffering, who searches for understanding of his suffering in light of his past relationship with God, and who attempts to shame God into acting on his behalf only because he is suffering. Mark alludes to these psalms in reference to Jesus; David's concerns become woven into the depiction of Jesus. Reading David's challenge to God as part of Jesus' going 'as it is written of him' (i.e., suffering and dying according to Scripture; Mark 14:21) calls into question the necessity for Jesus' death within an apocalyptic framework of meaning. Finally, the suffering King David offers a more appropriate model for Jesus' suffering in Mark than that of the servant from Deutero-Isaiah.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780521881913
(216mm x 138mm x 17mm)
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 18-Oct-2007
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
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Ahearne-Kroll examines the literary interaction between Mark's passion narrative and four Psalms of Individual Lament.
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Author Biography - Stephen P. Ahearne-Kroll
Stephen P. Ahearne-Kroll is Assistant Professor of New Testament, Methodist Theological Seminary in Ohio.
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