Paraphrase on Mark

Paraphrase on Mark: Volume 49

General Editor Robert D. Sider
translated and annotated by Erika Rummel
Volume: 49
Copyright Date: 1988
Pages: 234
https://www.jstor.org/stable/10.3138/9781442677692
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    Paraphrase on Mark
    Book Description:

    Erasmus yearned to make the Bible an effective instrument in the reform of society, church, and the life of individuals in the turbulent world of the sixteenth century.

    eISBN: 978-1-4426-7769-2
    Subjects: History

Table of Contents

  1. Front Matter
    (pp. i-vi)
  2. Table of Contents
    (pp. vii-viii)
  3. Preface
    (pp. ix-x)
    RDS
  4. Translator’s Note
    (pp. xi-xiv)
    ER
  5. PARAPHRASE ON MARK Paraphrasis in Marcum
    (pp. 1-176)

    If to this day I have never taken advantage of your Majesty’s most generous encouragement,² Francis most Christian king, the fault was neither mine nor yours. There have been many other reasons against it hitherto; and in particular it is the confusion of the age we live in that has deprived me of this felicity.³ I always expected that in the long-continued storms of war there must be some quarter from which peace, like a spell of fine weather, would shine upon us. But never did I suppose myself to be one hair’s breadth less indebted to your generosity than...

  6. Notes
    (pp. 177-219)
  7. THE SEQUENCE AND DATES OF THE PUBLICATION OF THE PARAPHRASES
    (pp. 220-220)
  8. WORKS FREQUENTLY CITED
    (pp. 221-222)
  9. SHORT-TITLE FORMS FOR ERASMUS’ WORKS
    (pp. 223-226)
  10. General Index
    (pp. 227-231)
  11. Index of Theological Terms
    (pp. 232-234)
  12. Index of Theological Terms
    (pp. 235-235)