Know Your Bible – August 9, 2015

Matthew

Details, Please (Part 3)

Matthew introduces the character of John the Baptist, relative and forerunner of Jesus, and describes the calling of key disciples Peter, Andrew, James, and John.  Jesus’ teachings are emphasized, with long passages covering His Sermon on the Mount (chapters 5-7), including the Beatitudes (“Blessed are they…”) and the Lord’s Prayer (“Our Father which art in heaven…”).

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