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Mark

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Bible Verse

Mark 1

Meaning

It is an English form of the name Marcus. Mark was the author of the Gospel of Mark in the New Testament and said to be a disciple of Simon Peter. He was believed to be a cousin of Barnabas who travelled with Paul to spread the gospel in the Book of Acts.

Gender

Male

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Keywords

apostle    Barnabas    Book of Acts    Marcus    mark    Paul    Peter    Simon   

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