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they read before. Furthermore,by having faith, they will establish their name in God’s new kingdom with the second coming, just as these holy people rose with Jesus. What is Mark's central understanding of Christian discipleship? Provide only one concept and support your response with references to at least two different chapters in Mark.
Mark’s understanding of Christina Discipleship, is that it involves self-denial and willingness to sacrifice oneself for the sake of Jesus. Anything less than complete devotion to Jesus is wrong. In Mark chapter 8, Jesus tells the disciples that for them to follow him truly and be saved, they would need to lose themselves and who they think they are. Meaning, they would need to give up their pride and ego, to truly follow in Jesus's footsteps. Additionally, in Mark chapter 4, the discipleship is told that they will risk persecution from the Jews and Romans, but to be a true disciple and follower of Jesus, this is a risk you have to take, because a disciple's life now belongs to God. The group of Jews who were aristocrats associated with the priesthood and did not believe in resurrection were the Sadducces The group of pious Jews who wanted to democratize religion by focusing on the family table and everyday activities in their effort to love God were the Pharisee The southern part of Israel in which Jerusalem was located in the time of Jesus was the province of Judea The Jewish overthrow of Greek rule was called the __________ Revolt. Maccabean

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