- Why did Moses break the stone tablets?
- The story of a cross in Spring Lake
- The Mystery of Iniquity in II Thessalonians 2:7
- On Them a Light Has Dawned
- What Child Is This?
- The final birth pains versus the beginning of the birth pains
- Happy Veteran’s Day Dad
- It Is Written
- Mountains not found?
- The Temple Discourse in Luke 21 (not the Olivet Discourse)
Category Archives: The Gospel of Matthew
Isaiah 8:22-9:2 And they will look to the earth, but behold, distress and darkness, the gloom of anguish. And they will be thrust into thick darkness. But there will be no gloom for her who was in anguish. In the … Continue reading
After being baptized by John, Jesus was led into the wilderness by the same Holy Spirit that had descended upon Him. There is no doubt as to why the Holy Spirit led Him this way. It was for the sole … Continue reading
As Matthew presents the ministry of John the Baptist, there is a confrontation between the two religious establishments and John. Certain individuals of the Pharisees and Sadducees come to John for baptism, but he refuses and even rebukes them. In … Continue reading
After describing the events in the birth and childhood of the Messiah, the Tax Collector jumps forward several years when introducing the next major figure in his narrative. John the Baptist figures heavily into the subject of fulfilled prophecy. Matthew … Continue reading
The prophets said He shall be called The Nazarene Matthew 2:19 But when Herod died, behold, an angel of the Lord appeared in a dream to Joseph in Egypt, 20 saying, “Rise, take the child and his mother and go … Continue reading
There have been times as I read a prophecy book that I come across some phrasing that makes me shake my head. I’ll read something to the effect of, “There can only be one fulfillment of a prophecy.” My thought … Continue reading
Matthew 2:13 Now when they had departed, behold, an angel of the Lord appeared to Joseph in a dream and said, “Rise, take the child and his mother, and flee to Egypt, and remain there until I tell you, for … Continue reading
For a gospel message that many claim is only for the nation of Israel, Matthew the tax collector has an awful lot to say about Gentiles. This passage may well be titled, “Gentile Wise Men Seek the Messiah while so-called … Continue reading
Matthew records the birth of Jesus Christ as occurring in a very specific way. Matthew has just named Joseph as heir to the Davidic throne by virtue of his lineage, Matthew 1:1-17. Now it is found out that his future … Continue reading