symbol for Mark's Gospel
right to command, someone with official power, source of reliable information, able to gain respect of others and influence what they do, knowledge, skill, or experience worthy of respect
greek word meaning "to throw", compare something very familiar to unfamiliar idea about the kingdom of God
asked two questions - Who is he? and Will you follow him?
messiah, Christ, Jesus, "the anointed one"
passion, death, and resurrection of Jesus
Roman prosecutor that sentenced Jesus' crucifixion
a story in whic people, things, and events have symbolic meanings
power Jesus' miracles reveal God's power breaking into history
signs of God's kingdom
assuming one's self the qualities of God
claiming to be king