Matthew’s Resurrection Story

Matthew’s telling of the resurrection includes a familiar passage of Scripture, often called “The Great Commission”. Jesus says, “Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything that I have commanded you. And […]

Mark’s Easter

The Gospel According to Mark is generally thought to be the oldest gospel. It’s the shortest gospel.  Also Mark is the source for a lot of what is in the gospels of Matthew and Luke. What’s interesting about Mark’s Easter story is, well, read it for yourself. When the sabbath was over, Mary Magdalene, and […]