Journey Through the Book of Matthew

Matthew 2:3  3 When Herod the king had heard these things,, he was troubled, and all Jerusalem with him. Jerusalem, center for all things Jewish for the temple is located there. It was the center for Jewish learning and culture. The Jews and Jerusalem were steeped in history and tradition. Long have the people andContinue reading “Journey Through the Book of Matthew”

Journey Through the Book of Matthew

Matthew 2:1, 2 1 Now after Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judea in the days of Herod the king, wise men from the East came to Jerusalem, 2 saying “Where is He who has been born King of the Jews? For we have seen His star in the East and have come to worshipContinue reading “Journey Through the Book of Matthew”

Journey Through the Book of Matthew

Matthew 2:1 Now after Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judea in the days of Herod the king, behold, wise men from the East came to Jerusalem. If Matthew chapter 1 was about confirming that Jesus was of royal lineage and heir to the throne of David, then chapter 2 is about how difficult itContinue reading “Journey Through the Book of Matthew”