Tag Archives: Little Faith Ones

Matthew 17: 14-20 A Little Faith is Enough

Matthew 17: 14-20 14 When they came to the crowd, a man came to him, knelt before him, 15 and said, “Lord, have mercy on my son, for he is an epileptic and he suffers terribly; he often falls into … 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 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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Faith in Matthew’s Gospel

  Faith, believing, and unbelief are frequently used terms in Matthew, all originating with the Greek pistis. When modern people use terms like faith or belief they typically are referring to some type of cognitive assent-I believe certain things to … Continue reading

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Matthew 8: 23-27 What Sort of Man is This part 1

Matthew 8: 23-27 Parallels Mark 4: 35-41, Luke 8: 22-25 23 And when he got into the boat, his disciples followed him. 24 A windstorm arose on the sea, so great that the boat was being swamped by the waves; … Continue reading

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Matthew 6: 19-34 Wealth, Anxiety and Righteousness

Matthew 6: 19-34 Parallel Luke 12: 33-34, Luke 11: 34-36, Luke 16: 13, Luke 12: 22-32 19 “Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and rust consume and where thieves break in and steal; 20 but … Continue reading

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