Contributed by Brian Atwood on Jun 1, 2001
Joseph was not the biological Father of Jesus, but he certainly was a good example of the CHARACTERISTICS OF A VISIONARY FATHER.
The first two chapters of Matthew’s gospel contain five different dreams or visions. FOUR OF THESE DIVINE DREAMS WERE GIVEN TO JOSEPH - THE EARTHLY FATHER OF JESUS.
It is clear to see that Joseph was a father of vision - God’s vision!
Joseph had a particular responsibility among men. He