Now the woman was a Greek, a Syrophoenician by birth. . . . He said to her, “Let the children first be fed, for it is not right to take the children’s bread and throw it to the dogs.”
-Mark 7:26, 27.
How do Greece, Rome, and Israel enter into the times of Yeshua and, even more so, the times of the evangelists and the gospel audiences? Today is part 1 of 3, leading up to Friday’s podcast on Greek, Roman, and Israelite backgrounds of the four gospels. Read “Greece, Rome, Israel #1” here.