- of, relating to, or characteristic of St. Mark or of the second Gospel.
Origin of Marcan
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In each instance Matthew has inserted the quotation into a Marcan narrative.
Matthew here conflates his Q material with his Marcan material.
Luke may have omitted the Marcan narrative because of this parallel of it in his own Gospel.
Of the peculiarly Marcan words, some prove nothing in this connection.
He similarly omits the Marcan account of the call of the fishermen, substituting the story of the miraculous draught.