Monthly Archives: May 2020

Matthew 17: 1-13 The Transfiguration of Jesus

Matthew 17: 1-13 Parallel Mark 9: 2-10; Luke 9: 28-36 Six days later, Jesus took with him Peter and James and his brother John and led them up a high mountain, by themselves. 2 And he was transfigured before them, … Continue reading

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Matthew 16: 21-28 The Way of the Cross Part 1

Matthew 16: 21-28 21 From that time on, Jesus began to show his disciples that he must go to Jerusalem and undergo great suffering at the hands of the elders and chief priests and scribes, and be killed, and on … Continue reading

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Matthew 16: 13-20 Peter’s Confession

Matthew 16: 13-20 Parallels Mark 8: 27-30; Luke 9: 18-21 13 Now when Jesus came into the district of Caesarea Philippi, he asked his disciples, “Who do people say that the Son of Man is?” 14 And they said, “Some … Continue reading

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Matthew 16: 1-12 Demanding a Sign or Needing Instruction

Matthew 16: 1-12 Parallels Mark 8: 11-2; Luke 12: 54-56, 12:1, 11:29 The Pharisees and Sadducees came, and to test Jesus they asked him to show them a sign from heaven. 2 He answered them, “When it is evening, you … Continue reading

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Matthew 15: 29-39 To Know Christ is to Know His Benefits part 2

Matthew 15: 29-39 29 After Jesus had left that place, he passed along the Sea of Galilee, and he went up the mountain, where he sat down. 30 Great crowds came to him, bringing with them the lame, the maimed, … Continue reading

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