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Matthew, Poet of the Beatitudes
Language: en
Pages: 352
Authors: H. Benedict Green
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-03-01 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Green argues that the Beatitudes in Matthew's version are a carefully constructed poem, exhibiting a number of the characteristics of Hebrew poetry as we know it from the Old Testament; but as certain of these, such as rhyme and alliteration, cannot survive translation, what we have here is an original
Spirituality of the Beatitudes
Language: en
Pages: 221
Authors: Michael Crosby
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-01-01 - Publisher: Orbis Books

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Heaven and Earth in the Gospel of Matthew
Language: en
Pages: 56
Authors: Jonathan T. Pennington
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-09-21 - Publisher: BRILL

A much-overlooked aspect of the Gospel of Matthew is the theme of heaven and earth. Rather than being a reverential circumlocution for God, ‘heaven’ in Matthew is part of a highly developed discourse of heaven and earth language that is pervasive and important throughout the First Gospel.
The Ten Commandments and the Beatitudes
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Yiu Sing Lúcás Chan, Daniel J. Harrington, James F. Keenan
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

Core markets: SS8200 Bible Study (MDR 1362 total college faculty), SS8500 Religious Ethics (1043 total faculty)
Matthew
Language: en
Pages: 1008
Authors: Michael J. Wilkins
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-05-26 - Publisher: Zondervan Academic

The importance of the Gospel of Matthew in church history cannot be overstated. For Jewish readers, it affirmed the Messiahship of Jesus, referring consistently to the Scriptures to establish his credentials. For Gentile disciples, it provided powerful and dramatic support of their inclusion in God’s kingdom. The cross of Christ