Re: Acts 10:27+10:31 - Present Tense? Why not!

From: George Athas (
Date: Mon Apr 13 1998 - 19:11:23 EDT

I agree with Alexander's comments. Mark's gospel is a classic example of
"historical present" in action. It makes the reader think that they are
there in the story watching things as they unfold.

Best regards!
George Athas
 PhD (Cand.), University of Sydney
 Tutor of Hebrew, Moore Theological College
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