In his “Prologue to the New Testament,” William Tyndale movingly wrote:
Euagelio (that we cal gospel) is a greke worde,
and signyfyth good, mery, glad and joyfull tydings,
that maketh a mannes hert glad,
and maketh him synge, duance and leepe for ioye.
 Cited from Richard I. Deibert, Mark (Interp; Louisville, KY: Westminster/John Knox, 1999), 6.