However, there are two other pieces of external evidence that may confirm that the author of the Gospel of Mark was a disciple of Peter.
Justin Martyr quotes from Mark as being the memoirs of Peter (Dial. In Acts -40, Peter's speech serves as a good summary of the Gospel of Mark, "beginning in Galilee after the baptism that John preached." Finally, there was not an extremely strong motivation for the early church to attribute the second gospel to one obscure Mark, the disciple of Peter, instead of directly to an apostle.
I remember watching him in films and though I couldn't understand a word he was saying I remember thinking he looked great. Occasionally I find myself looking at my two lovely boys in amazement.
When I am committed to them and act nice and devoted, they start to look elsewhere. Am I cursed to be alone just because I know how to be kind to women? So how is it that all these successful men are not connecting with all these successful women? Because there’s much more going on than merely a meeting of the minds. The flip side of being analytical is being difficult. The flip side of having moral clarity is being arrogant.
Anyway, in short, I need some serious help and hope to hear back from you soon. I’m what you’d call a “nice guy.” I make a good living, I’m pretty attractive, and I treat women well. Isn’t being nice a Men reading this might empathize with Jason. What never occurs to some women is that: They’re being evaluated on far more than their most “impressive” traits. The flip side of being entrepreneurial is being a workaholic.
an original photo of The Clash, which was a birthday present from my girlfriend.
I recently saw the renovated De La Warr Pavilion in Bexhill-on-Sea and loved it for its shape and style, but the Duomo in Milan would be my favourite: over 500 years old and still not finished. Blade Runner, Spinal Tap, the Coen Brothers' films, old black-and-white films like Night of the Hunter, His Girl Friday and Ace in the Hole, good documentaries like When We Were Kings and Hoop Dreams. It wasn't just what he had to say, but the way he had to say it: dictating the whole thing letter-by-letter, by blinking one eye. Now there is nothing you cannot track down, find out, buy or research online. Changes all the time, but Caravaggio's paintings and Brancusi's sculptures are things I will never tire of.