Mission, identity and ethics in Mark: Jesus, the patron for outsiders

In this contribution the relationship between mission, identity and ethics in Mark was investigated by means of a postcolonial and social-scientific reading, with a focus on patronage as a practice that constituted the main bond of human society in the 1st-century Mediterranean world. Mark’s narrati...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Ernest van Eck
Format: Article
Published: AOSIS 2013-06-01
Series:HTS Teologiese Studies/Theological Studies
Online Access:http://www.hts.org.za/index.php/HTS/article/view/2003