Who is Mark's Jesus?
Hurried and Human
Who was not one of the 12 Apostles?
Who was Mark's Audience?
When was Mark's Gospel written?
Where was Mark's Gospel written?
What was Mark's portrait of Jesus?
Earthly, easy to relate to, comfortable to be around, strong emotions,human, not only divine
What were Mark's themes?
Heavy sense of suffering
Jesus has much to "show us"
No birth story
How many chapters does Mark's Gospel have?
16 Chapters (shortest Gospel)
Who is Luke's Jesus?
Compassionate Savior and Forgiving Jesus
Who else was not one of the Apostles?
Who was a well educated physician?
Who was Luke's audience?
When was Luke's Gospel written?
Where was Luke's Gospel written?
What was Luke's Portrait of Jesus?
Compassionate, merciful, friend of the outcasts, deeply loves all men and women
What were Luke's themes?
Gospel of Women
Gospel of the Holy Spirit
Gospel of Universal Salvation
Gospel of Mercy and Forgiveness
Includes a Birth Story
How many chapters are in Luke's Gospel?
Who is Matthew's Jesus?
Messiah of the Jews and The Teaching Jesus
Who is the traditional Apostle?
Who's Gospel contains some of Mark and Luke?
Who was Matthew's audience?
When was Matthew's Gospel written?
Where was Matthew's Gospel written?
What was Matthew's Portrait of Jesus?
New Moses, Rabbi/teacher/ stresses Jesus' connection to OT, Jesus life fulfilled what God promised
What are Matthew's themes?
Jesus has much to "tell us"
Assembles Jesus' teachings in 5 speeches
Gospel of the Church
Who was in Jesus' family tree back to Abraham?
How many chapters are in Matthew's Gospel?
28 Chapters (The longest Gospel)
Who is John's Jesus?
Divine Son of God and Majestic Jesus
Who was the traditionally the Apostle?
Who was John's audience?
Mixed- Some Gentiles and Jews
When was John's Gospel written?
Where was John's Gospel written?
Ephesus of Galilee
What was John's Portrait of Jesus?
One who enters a whole new world, Jesus, divine son - totally in control - even at his death, most theological of the four
What were John's themes?
Opening verse inspires awe
See Jesus as Divine - coexistent with the Father
Acknowledges Jesus' humanity, but stresses his divinity
How many chapter are in John's Gospel?
Who have a certain commonality?
Matthew, Mark, and Luke
Who is different from the other three?