How is Mark different from Matthew?

Categories: Gospel of Mark

  • How does Matthew start? [genealogies, announcement to Joseph about Jesus, etc.]
  • How does Mark start?
  • Why do you think Mark starts with John preparing the way instead of Jesus' birth?
  • Does Mark include the devil tempting Jesus?
  • Why do you think this story is important?
  • Do you notice any similar parables? (Mark 4)