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Irony Everywhere

In his account of Jesus’ trial and crucifixion, Mark subtilely presents irony everywhere; he doesn’t point it out explicitly, he leaves it for us to discover.  Consider: The soldiers.  As was their custom, when the foot soldiers got ahold of … Continue reading

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“One Man Should Die” – Oh, the Irony

“One of them, Caiaphas, who was high priest that year, said to them, “You know nothing at all! You’re not considering that it is to your advantage that one man should die for the people rather than the whole nation … Continue reading

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