Text and Context Session 8: Jesus - Son and Stone - Sample Clip


In this Session, Desi takes us to the Parable of the Tenants (Mark 12:1-12). He contrasts two quite different ways of looking at this story. Depending on which one you adopt, the conclusion will be very different. The subtle linkages in the story back into the Hebrew Scriptures of the Old Testament are also examined, along with a possible deliberate play on the words ‘son' and ‘stone.'

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