By Clayton Coombs
The finishing of Mark’s Gospel is likely one of the nice unsolved mysteries. notwithstanding, curiosity within the Markan end isn't really a contemporary phenomenon on my own. reviews in regards to the various attested endings date again to Eusebius’ Ad Marinum within the fourth century. Responding to the obvious discrepancy among the timing of the resurrection in Matthew and Mark, Eusebius notes one may perhaps remedy the trouble in a single of 2 methods: both forget about the passage at the foundation of the manuscript proof or harmonize the 2 passages. regrettably, Eusebius’ reviews are all too usually considered during the lens of the fashionable text-critical activity, and therefore, his reason has principally been missed.
This quantity argues that Eusebius’ double answer will be learn as spotting the authority of either the Longer and the Abrupt conclusions to Mark’s Gospel. the answer represents his ecumenical synthesis of these authors who preceded him, the “faithful and pious” from whom the Scriptures were acquired. simply with this figuring out of the double resolution may possibly we totally take pleasure in Eusebius’ twin reception, that's indicative of a distinct method of the issue—one that prioritizes the query of reception over authorship, and one who is cozy putting forward a pluriform canon.
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