Contributed by Greg Nance on Jun 7, 2010
This is an introductory lesson on Matthewâ€™s gospel. It includes a lot of specific content analysis taken largely from Mark Allan Powellâ€™s book, The Gospels. It closes with an appeal to realize the gift of Godâ€™s love in Jesus as Emanuel.
Introducing Matthew’s gospel! The first book of the New Testament. (Not the first N T book to be written, but the first to appear in our Bibles). Matthew tells us where Jesus came from, who were his ancestors, how God caused a virgin named Mary to conceive and bear this One who is the Son of