Books and Dissertations

Peter Geoffrey Bolt, “Do you not care that we are perishing: Jesus’ defeat of death in Mark’s Gospel.” PhD, King’s College London, 1997. [Free access on registration; ]

Scott Gregory Brown, The More Spiritual Gospel: Markan Literary Techniques in the Longer Gospel of Mark. PhD diss. University of Toronto, 1999.

John Arthur Cohen, The Character and Role of Jesus in the Gospel of Mark: A Reader Response Perspective.  MA diss. University of South Australia, 2002.

Robert Allen Derrenbacker, Ancient Compositional Practices and the Synoptic Problem. PhD diss. University of St. Michael’s College, 2001.

Brian Incigneri, My God, My God, Why Have You Abandoned Me? The Setting and Rhetoric of Mark’s Gospel. PhD diss. Australian Catholic University, 2001.

Sug-Ho Lee, Unbelief as a Theme in Mark’s Gospel. PhD diss. University of Pretoria, 2006.

Luis Díez Merino, Il figlio dell’uomo nel vangelo della passione: ‘Il figlio dell’uomo deve patire’ (Mc 14,21.27.41; Mt 26,1s). (San Gabriele: Stauros, 2004).

Jongyoon Moon, Mark as Contributive Amanuensis of 1 Peter? An Inquiry into Mark’s Involvement in Light of First-Century Letter Writing. (New Testament.) PhD diss. University of Pretoria, 2008.

Neil Ronald Parker, The Marcan Portrayal of the Jewish Unbeliever as a Function of the Marcan References to the Jewish Bible: The Hermeneutical Basis of a Theological Construct. PhD diss. Emmanuel College and Toronto School of Theology, 1998.

Philip Ho-Young Ryou, Apocalyptic opening, eschatological ‘inclusio’: a study of the rending of the heaven and the temple curtain in the Gospel of Mark with special references to the motif of ‘seeing’. (PhD diss. University of Glasgow, 2004). [Free access on registration; ]

Eric Clark Stewart, Gathered around Jesus: an alternative spatial practice in the Gospel of Mark. (PhD diss. University of Notre Dame, 2005).

Henry Wansbrough, “Introduction to Mark.” (n.d.)

William Bede Waterford, Hearing and Reading Biblical Texts: A Study of Difference: Mark 6:30 – 8:27a. PhD diss. Griffith University, 2004.

Older Works

Friedrich Blass, Philology of the Gospels. (New York: Macmillan, 1898).

Wilhelm Bousset & Wilhelm Heitmüller (eds.), Die Schriften des Neuen Testaments: neu übersetzt und für die Gegenwart erklärt: Erster Band: Die drei älteren Evangelien. 3., verb. und verm. Aufl. (Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 1917).

Bennett Harvie Branscomb, The Gospel of Mark. (New York: Harper and Brothers, 1937).

Ezra P. Gould, A Critical and Exegetical Commentary on the Gospel According to St. Mark. (The International Critical Commentary on the Holy Scriptures of the Old and New Testaments.) (Edinburgh: T. & T. Clark, 1896).

W. Hadorn, Die Entstehung des Markus-Evangeliums auf Grund der synoptischen Vergleichung aufs neue untersucht. (Gütersloh: C. Bertelsmann, 1898).

G. F. MacLear, The Gospel According to St. Mark. (The Cambridge Bible for Schools and Colleges.) (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1890).

Adolf Schlatter, Die Evangelien nach Markus und Lukas: Ausgelegt für Bibelleser. (Erläuterungen Zum Neuen Testament 2.) (Berlin: Evangelische Verlagsanstalt, 1952).

Henry Barclay Swete, The Gospel According to St Mark: The Greek Text, with Introduction, Notes and Indices. (3rd ed.) (London: MacMillan, 1913).

Julius Wellhausen, Das Evangelium Marci. (Berlin: G. Reimer, 1903).

G. Wohlenberg, Das Evangelium des Markus. (2. Aufl.) (Kommentar Zum Neuen Testament 2.) (Leipzig: A. Deichert, 1910).  [German]

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