Father John R. Donahue, S.J., S.T.L, Ph.D, is the Raymond E. Brown, Distinguished Professor of New Testament Studies (Emeritus) St. Mary’s Seminary and University, Baltimore, Md. He is presently Research Professor in Theology at Loyola College in Maryland. Father is a past President of the Catholic Biblical Association of America and has served on national and international ecumenical dialogues. Father was awarded the Quasten Medal from Catholic University. Father Donahue teaches The Gospel of Mark on four cds with the Now You Know Media, Chevy Chase, Md.