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Evidence for when the Gospel of Mark was written.

 
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Scholar's Listed DATE WRITTEN
EARLY LATE AVERAGE
Peter Ainsilie D.D. A.D. 63 to 70 63 70 66.5
Anchor Yale Bible Dictionary 70 AD  Paul J. Achtemeier, Ph.D. 70 70 70.0
W.C. Allen, Ph.D. before A.D. 50 49 49 49.0
An Introduction to the New Testament, D.A. Carson Ph.D. & Douglas J. Moo, PhD. Late 50's or 60's 56 63 59.5
Apologetics Study Bible, Ted Cabal, Ph.D. Editor 50 59 54.5
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible, Walter A. Elwell, Ph.D. 61 64 62.5
Believer's Bible Commentary, William McDonald, Ph.D. Arthur Forstad, Ph.D.  A.D. 57 to 60 57 60 58.5
Believer's Study Bible, W.A.Criswell, Ph.D., Editor,  A.D. 65 to 68 65 68 66.5
The Bible Knowlledge Commentary, John F. Walvoord, Ph.D., Roy B. Zuck, Ph.D. A.D. 57 to 59 57 59 58.0
Allan Black, Ph.D. early AD 60's 60 63 61.5
Craig L. Bloomberg. Ph.D.  56 60 58.0
Blue Letter Bible, Ad 50 to 55 50 55 52.5
Darrell L. Bock, Ph.D. late 50's or early 60's is a good possibility 58 62 60.0
James A. Brooks, Ph.D. A.D. 63 or 64 63 64 63.5
Raymond E. Brown, Ph.D. AD 60 to 75, most likely between AD 68 & 73 68 73 70.5
F.F. Bruce, Ph.D.  Shortly after A.D. 60 60 60 60.0
D.A. Carson, R.T. France, and G.J. Wenham, eds. New Bible Commentary: 21 Century Edition, 60 to 70 CE 60 70 65.0
Dictionary of Jesus and The Gospels, Joel B. Green, Ph.D. and Scot McKnight, Ph.D.  66 67 66.5
M. G. Easton M. A., D. D.  Probably about AD 63 63 63 63.0
James R. Edwards, Ph.D. Pillar  AD 65 65 65 65.0
James M. Efird, Ph.D. AD 65 to 70 65 70 67.5
ESV Bible, Wayne Gruden, Ph.D. Gen Editor   50 60 55.0
David A. Fiensy, Ph.D. AD 66 or 67 66 67 66.5
Joseph A. Fitzmyer, Ph.D. AD 60 to 70    60 70 65.0
Norman L. Geisler, Ph.D. AD 55 to 60 55 60 57.5
Robert A. Guelich, Ph.D. AD 67 to 70 67 70 68.5
Robert H. Gundry, Ph.D.  A.D. 48 to 55 48 55 51.5
Donald Guthrie, Ph.D. New Testament Introduction, 65 to 70 CE 65 70 67.5
Gary R. Habermas, Ph.D.  A.D. 58 to 60 58 80 69.0
William Hendriksen, Ph.D. AD 40 to 65, with the earlier date favored. 40 65 52.5
Martin Hengel, Ph.D. AD 69 69 69 69.0
A.E. Hill, Ph.D. AD 50 to 70 50 70 60.0
Holman Bible Handbook, David S. Dockery, Ph.D. Editor 50 70 60.0
Holman Bible Dictionary, Chad Owen Brand, Ph.D., Charles W. Draper, Ph.D., Archie W. England, Ph.D. 64 68 66.0
Nelsen'sStudy Bible H.Wayne House, Th.D. J.D. Editor,, A.D. 64 or 65 64 65 64.5
R. Jamieson, A.R. Fausset, and D. Brown, eds.  AD 54 to 68 54 68 61.0
Howard Clark Kee, Ph.D. before AD 70 69 69 69.0
Craig S. Keener, Ph.D. AD 64 64 64 64.0
Werner Georg Kummel, Ph.D. AD 70 70 70 70.0
William L. Lane, Th.D. AD 60 to 70 60 70 65.0
John MacArthur, Ph.D. from website Grace to You 50 60 55.0
K.E. Malberg, AD 68 to 69 68 69 68.5
R.P. Martin, Ph.D.  A.D.60s to 70s 60 70 65.0
Bruce Metzger, Ph.D. AD 65 to 75  65 75 70.0
M.S. Mills, Ph.D. AD 68 68 68 68.0
J.P.Moreland, Ph.D.  A.D. mid 40's to mid  50's 45 55 50.0
Nelson's Complete Book of Bible Maps and Charts  A.D. 55 to 68 55 68 61.5
Thomas Nelson's KJV Study Bible, Wayne A. Brindle, Th.D. Editor 60 60 60.0
Nelson's NKJV Study Bible, Earl D. Radmacher, Th.D. General Editor 64 65 64.5
Jose O'Callaghan, Ph.D. about A.D. 40's, based on 7Q4,7Q5. 7Q6 dated 50 c. 40 49 44.5
N. Perrin, Ph.D. after AD 64/65 66 66 66.0
S.L. Peterson, AD 70  Timeline Charts of the Western Church 70 70 70.0
Reformation Study Bible, R.C. Sproul, Ph.D. General Editor, earlier than A.D. 62 61 61 61.0
J.A.T. Robinson, Ph.D.  AD 45 to 60 45 60 52.5
T. Robinson, AD 69 The Bible Timeline 69 69 69.0
Charles Caldwell Ryrie, Th.D., Ph.D., Ryrie Study Bible AD 50s or 60s  50 69 59.5
Edward P. Sanders, Ph.D. AD 65 to 70 65 70 67.5
William Smith, Ph.D. Smith's Bible Dictionary. A.D.63 to 70 63 70 66.5
Carsten Peter Thiede, Ph.D. Before AD 62 Director of the Institute for Basic Epistemological Research in Paderborn, Germany  61 61 61.0
Edward J. Tinsley, Ph.D. AD 60 to 70 60 70 65.0
C.C. Torrey, Ph.D.  Early 40's 40 44 42.0
Joseph B. Tyson, Ph.D. AD 70 AD 70 70 70.0
Merrill F. Unger, Ph.D. Th.D, A.D. 50 to 60 50 60 55.0
Bob Utley, DMim, earleri than the early 60's 59 59 59.0
Paul D. Wegner, Ph.D. author The Jjourney from Texts to Translations AD 60-events reccorded generation earlier 60 60 60.0
J. Wenham, Ph.D. AD 45 45 45 45.0
Edwin Yamauchi, Ph.D. as early as A.D. 50 50 50 50.0
Franklin W. Young, Ph.D. AD 65 to 70 65 70 67.5
The Woman's Study Bible, Dorothy Kelley Patterson, Ph.D. General Editor 65 65 65.0
Willmington's Bible Handbook, Harold L. Willmington, Ph.D. 58 58 58.0
Glo-Bible 50 63 56.5
Number Scholars 72
Range of Dates (Averaged) 58.9 AD  to 64.3 AD
Average of Dates 61.6 AD
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