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Unformatted text preview: 1 st part: Jesus depicted as a sort of military leader like other sons of god in the ancient world. (1:1-8:26) 2 nd part: the secret is revealed!!! (8:27-16) Main themes: hidden transcripts, secret messiah, the misunderstood disciples, dissension within the group, Roman Empire as a demonic power. Matthew, Luke, and Mark are synoptic....
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- Spring '08