February 8, 2019

Mark 6:14-29

Mark’s Gospel begins with Herod confusing the identity of Jesus with that of John. He had John killed. Has he risen? It continues with a lengthy account of John’s death. It becomes evident that John’s death was a foretelling of Jesus’s death.

John had the courage to speak the truth, knowing the price he would have to pay. Do I have that courage?

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