Updated: May 29
Peace & Blessings Beloved,
TGBTG for allowing us to see another day. I pray all is well with you and yours, and that your week has been fruitful & blessed thus far.
In this Series, we are going to further our in-depth study of each book of the Holy Bible, breaking each book into the major themes and topics contained therein. Today we'll outline the first book of the New Testament, and fortieth book of the Holy Bible, Matthew.
The Birth and Early Years of Jesus (chapters 1-2)
His Genealogy (1:1-17)
His Birth (1:18-2:12)
His Sojourn in Egypt (2:13-23)
The Beginnings of Jesus' Ministry (3:1-4:11)
His Forerunner (3:1-12)
His Baptism (3:13-17)
His Temptation (4:1-11)
Jesus' Ministry in Galilee (4:12-14:12)
The Beginning of the Galilean Campaign (4:12-25)
The Sermon on the Mount (chapters 5-7)
A Collection of Miracles (chapters 8-9)
The Commissioning of the 12 Apostles (chapter 10)
Ministry throughout Galilee (chapters 11-12)
The Parables of the Kingdom (chapter 13)
Herod's Reaction to Jesus' Ministry (14:1-12)
Jesus' Withdrawals from Galilee (14:13-17:20)
To the Eastern Shore of the Sea of Galilee (14:13-15:20)
To Phoenicia (15:21-28)
To the Decapolis (15:29-16:12)
To Caesarea Philippi (16:13-17:20)
Jesus' Last Ministry in Galilee (17:22-18:35)
Prediction of Jesus' Death (17:22-23)
Temple Tax (17:24-27)
Discourse on Life in the Kingdom (chapter 18)
Jesus' Ministry in Judea and Perea (chapters 19-20)
Teaching concerning Divorce (19:1-12)
Teaching concerning Little Children (19:13-15)
The Rich Young Man (19:16-30)
The Parable of the Workers in the Vineyard (20:1-16)
Prediction of Jesus' Death (20:17-19)
A Mother's Request (20:20-28)
Restoration of Sight at Jericho (20:29-34)
Passion Week (chapters 21-27)
The Entry of Jesus into Jerusalem as King (21:1-11)
The Cleansing of the Temple (21:12-17)
The Last Controversies with the Jewish Leaders (21:18-23:39)
The Olivet Discourse (chapters 24-25)
The Anointing of Jesus' Feet (26:1-13)
The Arrest, Trials and Death of Jesus (26:14-27:66)
The Resurrection (chapter 28)
The Earthquake and the Angel's Announcement (28:1-7)
Jesus' Encounter with the Women (28:8-10)
The Guards' Report and the Jewish Elders' Bribe (28:11-15)
The Great Commission (28:16-20)
May we establish, nurture, and grow a sincere love for the word of God, and study it lovingly & faithfully.
I pray you receive this with the love intended, and apply it to wisdom.
Love you much.
Stay Safe, Stay Healthy, Stay Blessed!
P.S- If you have not given your life to Jesus Christ, I implore you to take the time to do so right now. Use John 3:16 & Romans 10:9-10 as a foundation for making your confession of faith. And use Ephesians 2:1-10 to provide proper context for your salvation.