Who Was St. Mark? – April 25, 2023

Bible Study: (1:48)

Mk 16:15-20

  • Who was St. Mark?


  • (20:34) – Why do we ask for forgiveness? 
  • (22:46) – Why did God tell the Israelites to kill the Canaanites? 
  • (28:19) – Are there any direct relatives who claim to be related to the apostles? 
  • (29:11) – how did the earth get populated? 
  • (34:40) – Comments about prohibitions on pork 

Word of the Day: Tongues (35:33)


  • (37:19) – Were Mark’s endings where diff b/c he had a different audience?  Mark had a different ending?  Could you comment on that?
  • (39:10) -On how to forgive as my brother’s wife murdered my brother.  How to forgive and how to approach
  • (45:39) – Disciples in the Upper Room, they spoke in the language given by Holy Spirit, but everybody heard in their own language.  Could you comment on this?
  • (48:04) – Peter given keys of kingdom and ‘get behind me Satan’. Could you explain this?
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