Category Archives: Gospel of Matthew

Matthew 14: 22-33 Little Faith One

Matthew 14: 22-33 Parallels Mark 6: 45-52; John 6: 16-21 22 Immediately he made the disciples get into the boat and go on ahead to the other side, while he dismissed the crowds. 23 And after he had dismissed the … Continue reading

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Matthew 14: 13-21 Bread in the Wilderness

Matthew 14: 13-21 Parallels: Mark 6: 32-44; Luke 9: 10b-17; John 6: 1-15 13 Now when Jesus heard this, he withdrew from there in a boat to a deserted place by himself. But when the crowds heard it, they followed … Continue reading

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Matthew 14: 1-12 The Death of John the Baptist

Matthew 14: 1-12 Parallel Mark 6: 14-29; Luke 9: 7-9 1 At that time Herod the ruler heard reports about Jesus; 2 and he said to his servants, “This is John the Baptist; he has been raised from the dead, … Continue reading

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Matthew 13: 54-58 Rejecting Wisdom

Matthew 13: 54-58 Parallels Mark 6: 1-6a; Luke 4: 16-30 54 He came to his hometown and began to teach the people in their synagogue, so that they were astounded and said, “Where did this man get this wisdom and … Continue reading

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Matthew 13: 44-53 Treasures Old and New

Matthew 13: 44-53 44 “The kingdom of heaven is like treasure hidden in a field, which someone found and hid; then in his joy he goes and sells all that he has and buys that field. 45 “Again, the kingdom … Continue reading

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Matthew 13: 24-43 Parables of Weeds, Seeds and Leaven

Matthew 13: 24-43 24 He put before them another parable: “The kingdom of heaven may be compared to someone who sowed good seed in his field; 25 but while everybody was asleep, an enemy came and sowed weeds among the … Continue reading

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Matthew 13: 1-23 Parable of the Sower

Matthew 13: 1-23 Parallel: Mark 4: 1-20; Luke 8: 4-15 That same day Jesus went out of the house and sat beside the sea. 2 Such great crowds gathered around him that he got into a boat and sat there, … Continue reading

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