Question MARK: The Podcast is a no-holds-barred conversation about the self-proclaimed Greatest Story Ever Told, Mark’s Gospel. Each episode we look at a new aspect of this timeless story, and invite some fascinating guests from the worlds of religion, the creative arts and education to discuss it with us. If you’d like to throw in your penny’s worth in the form of a comment or question you’d be more than welcome. And please do subscribe or follow us on Apple, Spotify or YouTube as the more people who do this, the more the story gets heard! Thanks 😊
Welcome to Question MARK: The Podcast! Hosted by Stefan Smart, special guests will be exploring the Greatest Story Ever Told with open minds and open hearts. Each show, we will cover a key episode in the Gospel of that name and explore it with genuine curiosity and questioning. Expect guests from all different backgrounds, walks of life and schools of thinking.
How would you describe authentic discipleship? What should following Jesus actually look like? Maybe, says Cliff Barbarick, biblical storyteller and seminary professor, Mark’s story of blind Batemaeus in Chapter 10:46-52 gives us a clue. Join us as we discuss this poignant and enigmatic episode, in all its richness and layered complexity. And don’t be surprised if you find yourself powerfully stirred. As David, our host, said once we’d gone off air, “who wouldn’t want to become a Christian after hearing this?”