This article examines major themes of Matthew's Gospel and their relevance for homiletics. It examines Matthew's Gospel as a narration of the gospel story as a recapitulation of the story of Israel. It doing so it addresses the following key themes: angels and divine direction; real presence; resonances between the story of Jesus and the story of Moses; the fulfilment of Torah; innocent blood; and end-time judgement.
|Number of pages||17|
|Journal||St. Mark's review: A journal of Christian thought and opinion|
|Publication status||Published - 2011|