Matthew provides the most detailed description of jesuss temptation in the wilderness 4. John albert broadus 1827 1895 was an american baptist pastor and professor at the southern baptist theological seminary, one of the most famous preachers of his day. Matthew 3 commentary preparation for public ministry. Lukes reference includes the followup verses, which illuminate the great importance of johns message and the coming of the messiah.
It would appear, in fact, that matthew borrowed heavily from the gospel of mark. The following textbook contains our own translation and commentary on the book of matthew. This is one of the words which have been transformed and ennobled by n. Donald senior, matthew abingdon new testament commentaries. Living in the town of nazareth was a young woman called mary. Matthew 5 commentary the expositors greek testament. This first volume gives vivid insights to this sacred book of saint matthew and covers its first ten chapters. Frances masterful the gospel of matthew nicnt focuses on exegesis of matthews text as it stands rather than on the prehistory of the q material or details of the synoptic problem. This is the first ever english translation of this major work. It is a useful commentary, especially as an aid for preaching sermons.
Matthew did not write the first book about jesus life. Outline adapted from the wycliffe bible commentary 1. The holy gospel of jesus christ, according to matthew. Thus, matthew henry says that the new testament declared the whole. I found this work to be theologically intelligent, spiritually insightful and delightful to read. The gospel of matthew has long been the most popular of the four canonical gospels. In this history written by matthew, mark, luke, and john, the spirit of god so governed their hearts, that although they were four in number, yet in effect and purpose they so consent, as though the whole had been composed by any one of. Bible commentaries john broadus commentary on matthew new testament. Commentary on the book of gospel of matthew by matthew. Matthew begins with jesus humble birth as son of david, son of abraham and ends with his universal authority over heaven and earth, his commission to his followers to make and teach disciples of all nations, and his promise to be. Commentaries on the gospel of matthew can be either highly critical or devotional in nature. A short commentary on the gospel of matthew has been available by r. The christian church put matthews book first because matthew often refers to the old testament.
The gospel of matthew volume one by william barclay is a very informative and comprehensive study on the gospel according to saint matthew. Verses 14 introduce and commission the twelve apostles. Study the bible online using commentary on matthew and more. Matthew 10 contains a collection of teachings on the disciples mission. Some even argue matthew had no outline at all gundry, p. Matthew collected taxes, but he became one of jesus 12 special friends matthew 9.
Matthews introduction to jesus public ministry does not end with the stories of jesus childhood. Fr michael mullins lectures in scripture in st patricks college, maynooth. Matthew uses the plural prophets because this prophecy is not the actual words of any prophet, but is the generalsense of many of them. Charles spurgeon deemed broadus the greatest of living preachers. Matthew given in paris in approximately the year 1270. William hendriksens commentary on matthew is one of the best, if not the best, commentary on the first gospel available on the market today. Six hundred six of the 661 verses in marks gospel appear in matthew hendrickson, p. A critical and exegetical commentary on the gospel.
The temptation of christ is important to the gospels because it that jesus is the son of god hagner. The commentary itself has been structured in such a way as to help readers get at the meaning of scripture, passage by passage, through the entire bible. Preface 5 preface to matthew the literature on the gospels is endless, because the subject is endless a. Commentary on the gospel according to matthew author. Biblical studiesnew testament commentariesthe gospel of. It should also be mentioned that two hebrew matthew manuscripts have been found by jewish textual scholar nehemia gordon which say here that this genealogy is of the father of mary.
In this exciting new commentary on the gospel of matthew, curtis mitch and edward sri do an outstanding job of fulfilling the biblical vision of vatican ii. The gospel of our lord and saviour jesus christ is the most directly, if not also the most deeply, interesting and instructive portion of the divine word. Ancient biographies could include other introductory qualifications, and matthew is no exception. Introduction and overview matthew was the favorite and most prominent gospel of early christianity. The article in smiths bible dictionary on lhe gospel of matthew diepoeesof the entire question in these few wordl. Again this commentary on matthew gospel is a thorough and scholarly, but written in a readable style. A critical and exegetical commentary on the gospel according to s. Matthew henrys complete commentary on the bible esther 3 introduction a very black and mournful scene here opens, and which threatens the ruin of all the people of god. If the book refers to the entire gospel, this could be read as implying that matthew wished to develop the theme of the nature of the lord jesus. Gospel of matthew 1 commentary new testament matthew. Articles by others in this series may only contain the audio messages. All of these points are expanded upon in the gospel of matthew. Verses 515 contain instructions for them on a mission to the lost sheep of the house of israel.
Gospel of matthew summary the life of jesus starts out pretty well, with awesome birthday presents from some wise men who track him down by following a star. Articles by him contain the audio message and an outline. Voice bible studies, the gospel of matthew, matthew 10. I therefore was pleasantly surprised when i read frances work and found it to be more or less on the conservative side while still engaging with. Pdf the gospel of matthew 2018 edition gary everett, mdiv. When we turn to matthew, we turn to the book which may well be called the most important single document of the christian faith, for in it we have the fullest and the most. The gospel of matthew volume one by william barclay. For years i have wished for an uptodate catholic commentary on matthew that would unite history and theology, scripture and tradition, old and new testaments, jewish roots and christian. It is detailed and scholarly its text runs for approximately 1,000 pages, while at the same time it is highly accessible to the layperson. The apostolic origin and canonical rank of the gospel of matthew were accepted without a doubt by the early.
This expositionary series by david anderson was preached at littleton bible chapel beginning in 2012. Both matthew and luke quote the isaiah passage, but much later in their gospels matt 3. Thus, in these four accounts of jesus life, death, and resurrection, we have the good news of salvation come to man. This study guide commentary is designed to help the student do that by comparing modern english translations. Matthews gospel free bible commentary in easy english. Carefully constructed to facilitate memory early assumption that it was written by an apostolic witness. She was promised in marriage to a man called joseph. Commentary on the gospel according to matthew hopefaithprayer.
The gospel of matthew has long been the most popular of the four canonical. The book of matthew has always occupied a position of high esteem in the faith and life of the church. These translations have been selected because they employ different translation theories. The gospel of matthew is an new testament commentary, written by r. The gospel of matthew catholic commentary on sacred. The gospel of matthew the king, his kingdom, and me precepts for life free download study guide a study guide to the radio tv broadcast series by kay arthur. Verse by verse commentary on gospel of matthew duncan heaster published. The wealth of material in the gospel of matthew was a constant temptation to transgress the limits set by the series to which this commentary belongs. Matthew, mark, luke and john make up the four books of the bible we call the gospels. He has already produced commentaries on the gospels of john and mark. The exegesis of each section is part of a planned literary whole supplemented, rather than controlled, by versebyverse commentary, allowing the text as a complete story to come into brilliant focus and. France in the tyndale new testament commentary series since 1985, but in 2007, france published a much more comprehensive commentary on this gospel in the nicnt series the new international commentary on.
Were there not some such dark nights, the light of the morning would not be so welcome. Matthew henry 18 october 1662 22 june 1714 was an english commentator on the bible, who published his works in 1706, sixvolume exposition of the old and new testaments 17081710 or complete commentary, provides an exhaustive verse by verse study of the bible, covering the whole of the old testament, and the gospels and acts in the new testament. Matt woodleys commentary is a wonderful resource for every pastor trying their best to communicate the good news of jesus christ and the values recorded in the gospel of matthew. But thanks to a jealous and murderous king herod, jesus and company have to flee from judea to.1401 1154 166 912 211 1132 1243 1250 860 992 607 667 1060 1425 240 13 293 1435 1082 1424 835 438 947 1335 594 1158 921 694 1488 214 1347 704 874 591 511 1462 945 1491 396 1422 1390 797 988 556 679 778