Chruch Authority is
Apostolic and Petrine
Popes following Peter
Time of Linus
Time of Cletus
Time of Clement
Divisions of Jewish Society
Pharisees, Sadducees, Essenes, Zealots
lawyers, "River Oaks People", "Republican"
took care of the temple (and all of the temple's religious practices)
all men, left Jewish Society and lived in cave in Qumran; prepare for coming of the Messiah; they fasted, became celebat, employed ritual baths outward purity symbolized interior purity (Baptism)
Having no wife, children, etc.
Essenes lived in
Jews who believed YHWH would send the messiah to kill the Romans; paved the way for YHWH, they would go around secretly killing the Romans.
Things unique to matthew
a. Jewish audience
b. Infancy Narrative
c. Fulfillment Citations
d. Jesus is the New Moses
e. Jesus is the Fulfillment of the Law
f. Jesus in a unique relationship to YHWH
Fulfillment Citations in Matthew
writes so scripture is fulfilled; uses quotes from prophets to show how Jesus fulfilled the prophecies.
the puppet King
(are later called the 3 kings) are gentiles
How many discourses are in Matthew?
First discourse in Matthew
Sermon on the Mount Discourse
Second discourse in Matthew
Third discourse in Matthew
Fourth discourse in Matthew
"Church Order" discourse
Fifth discourse in Matthew
Meaning of Righteousness
Doing the will of the heavenly father
2 Parts of Prologue of Matthew
Genealogy and Infancy Narrative
Three gifts the Magi give
Gold, Frankincense, and myrrh
Gift for King
Gift for God
Gift for the Dead
Coming of the Messiah
In Matthew, Joseph and Mary have a (blank) as opposed to a (blank)
What does the prologue of Matthew begin with?
What is the literary form, peculiar to both matthew and Luke, which deals with the birth of Jesus
What is the literary form, peculiar to Matthew, which takes quotes from OT prophecies about the Messiah, to illustrate how Jesus relates to the Prophesies?
Meaning of Emmanuel
God is with us
Hebrew word for Jesus
Meaning of Joshua
The central message of Jesus' preaching is the coming of the kingdom of heaven and the need for repentence, a complete change of heart and conduct, on the part of those who are to receive this great gift of God.
Sources of Matthew
Mark, Matthew, and collection of sayings of Jesus
Collection of sayings of Jesus
Q from Q source comes
german word quella
very, very top
Theme where Jesus calls and you go immediatly
Radical Nature of Christian Discipleship
1st 2 apostles called
Peter and Andrew
2nd 2 apostles called
James(the greater) and John
Luke' version of the Beatitudes
The quote in Matthew where there is the shift from OT to NT blessings
References to Righteousness
1:19, 3:15, 5:10, 5:20
In matthew, each Discourse is preceded by a
To whom was the theme/characteristics of righteousness first attributed in Matthew
First quote that John says
Repent for the kingdom of heaven is at hand
a garbaje dump outside of Jerusalem were trash was burned.
Verses with Radical Nature of Christian Discipleship
5:29-30, 5:43-48, 6:14
So be perfect, just as your heavenly father is perfect.
One of the most dangerous prays in the Bible
The Lord's prayer (Our father)