John Mark

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[Lat. Marcus], Christian apostle, traditional author of the 2d Gospel (see Mark, Gospel according to). His full name was John Mark. His mother, named Mary, had a house in Jerusalem, which the Christians used as a meeting place. Mark accompanied St. Paul and St.
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Church tradition claims that the first head of the Egyptian Church was Saint Mark the Evangelist, one of the 70 apostles of Jesus.
Feast day of St Mark the Evangelist (Western and Eastern Christianity)
Mark the Evangelist of the Coptic Orthodox Church of Alexandria)