Central Proposition of the Text
John’s life and communication abilities played an important role in others accepting Christ.
The Central Proposition of the Text (CPT) based on Mark 1:1-8 reveals the heart of that passage. Mark took the time to introduce John. The information the Mark recorded about John reveals some interesting characteristics of this herald. The characteristics give us insight into what made John’s message so powerful.
In this episode I walk through questions that help bring to light the one sentence that draws together all the important observations made in episode 2. This one sentence, once discovered, will help us grasp the possible applications of the text.