Episode 12: The Servant of the Lord
April 25 — St. Mark the Evangelist • 29m
"In the garden of Gethsemane, Jesus's hour finally arrives—the hour of betrayal and suffering, but also the hour of salvation and glory. Christ the King will be falsely accused, mocked, and tortured, but he will ascend the throne of the Cross and draw the whole world into his reign of love.
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Up Next in April 25 — St. Mark the Evangelist
Episode 13: Jesus's Suffering, Death ...
"Those mocking Jesus at the foot of the Cross are silenced when he utters a single sentence. As Jesus breathes his last and the Temple veil is torn, Mark records the words uttered by the Roman centurion, words which signal that God's people will finally see, hear and understand.
Episode 14: Question and Answer
"As the study comes to the end, we pause to reflect on some questions that have arisen during our journey through Mark's Gospel.
The Gospel According to Mark
Often considered to be St. Peter's account of the life of Christ as told to St. Mark, this gospel is action-packed and emphasizes discipleship. St. Mark stresses the struggle of taking up one's cross every day and following Jesus by including details about the fleeing disciple in the Garden of Ge...