In verse 14 there is a definite marker that defines the middle of Daniel’s 70th week, or the last seven years before Jesus returns. It is called “the abomination of desolation.” This event is
In Mark 13:1-13, Jesus speaks of the destruction of the temple, which we know happened in 70 AD. When most Jews thought of the coming of the Messiah, they thought of the King coming to destroy the
One of the scribes asked Jesus what He thought the first, rather foremost, commandment was. Jesus didn’t quote one of the famous ten. He quoted Deuteronomy 6:4-5, to love God with your whole being.
In verses 12-14, the day after the Triumphal Entry, Jesus and His disciples came out from Bethany and became hungry. Jesus saw a tree with leaves, indicating that it was in bloom, but there was not
In verses 1-11, Mark writes about the Triumphal Entry. To read my commentary on the Triumphal Entry, please refer to February 1.
In vrses 15-19, Mark wites about Jesus cleansing the temple. The