St. Mark: Very Important; Very Little Known

by Steve Ray on April 25, 2021

Feast Day of St. Mark Today:

Very Important Biblical Guy, St. Peter’s Scribe, Yet Relatively Unknown
Let me introduce you to him…

StMark3CorbertGauthier“His voice boomed over the crowds in Rome as it had all around the Roman Empire. The large fisherman was aging but his voice was still filled with intensity and conviction. The thronging crowds listened with curiosity.

      “Rome was the hub of the civilized world and Peter preached the message of a Jewish rabbi named Jesus from the far away country of Israel.

Many in the crowd had believed in Jesus and had become part of this new society called the Church—the Church of which Peter was the acknowledged head. Standing at his side was his fellow-worker and secretary John Mark……”

For the whole story, click here.  For the story of Peter and Rome filmed on location, click here.

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Tom Govern April 25, 2017 at 10:34 PM

Love the guy! First Gospel and the quickest read! I really want to hear the entire story when and if I meet him in Heaven. He is a Saint, I have not made it yet.

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