- 1 What are the 4 portraits of Jesus?
- 2 In what ways does Jesus emphasize the spiritual relationship of each believer to God?
- 3 What is the central message of his teaching in Matthew?
- 4 What is one explanation for the sense that Jesus and his disciples continually move from place to place in the Gospels?
- 5 How is Jesus presented in the four Gospels?
- 6 Where did Jesus get born?
- 7 What did Jesus say about keeping the law?
- 8 What is the life and teaching of Jesus?
- 9 What did Jesus say about obeying the law?
- 10 What are the two most important themes in Jesus teaching?
- 11 What are the 3 main themes of Matthew’s Gospel?
- 12 What is the importance of the book of Matthew?
- 13 What are some things Jesus did?
- 14 Why was the sharing of a meal so important in Jesus day?
- 15 Did Jesus wear a tunic?
What are the 4 portraits of Jesus?
As portraits, they present four different poses of one unique personality. Matthew by the Holy Spirit presents Christ as King, Mark as Servant, Luke as Man, and John as God.
In what ways does Jesus emphasize the spiritual relationship of each believer to God?
2. In what way does Jesus emphasize the spiritual relationship of each believer to God? Jesus emphasizes prayer in this sermon, he also says that God the father will take care of them, and that they shouldn’t be anxious about anything. You just studied 6 terms!
What is the central message of his teaching in Matthew?
Writing for a Jewish Christian audience, Matthew’s main concern is to present Jesus as a teacher even greater than Moses. The evangelist who composed the gospel of Matthew was probably a Jewish Christian, possibly a scribe.
What is one explanation for the sense that Jesus and his disciples continually move from place to place in the Gospels?
What is one explanation for the sense that Jesus and his disciples continually moved from place to place in the Gospels? They were very good walkers and walking did not bother them at all because they were so used to it. You just studied 38 terms!
How is Jesus presented in the four Gospels?
The Gospels recount the story of Jesus Christ, each of the four books giving us a unique perspective on his life. Luke portrays Jesus as Savior of all people. The Gospel of John gives us an up-close and personal look at Christ’s identity as the Son of God, disclosing Jesus’ divine nature, one with his Father.
Where did Jesus get born?
Bethlehem lies 10 kilometres south of the city of Jerusalem, in the fertile limestone hill country of the Holy Land. Since at least the 2nd century AD people have believed that the place where the Church of the Nativity, Bethlehem, now stands is where Jesus was born.
What did Jesus say about keeping the law?
In Matthew 5:17-18, Jesus says, “Do not think that I have come to abolish the law or the prophets; I have not come to abolish them but to fulfill them.
What is the life and teaching of Jesus?
His message of repentance and turning to God was coupled with a message of God’s generosity, forgiveness, love and justice. The Gospels describe miracles performed by Jesus: healing the sick, casting out the demons of mental illness from the tormented, and even bringing the dead back to life.
What did Jesus say about obeying the law?
The Bible speaks decisively to this issue. Romans 13:1-2 says: ” Obey the government, for God is the One who has put it there. So those who refuse to obey the law of the land are refusing to obey God, and punishment will follow.”
What are the two most important themes in Jesus teaching?
The major themes of Jesus’s teachings include the Kingdom of Heaven, the love ethic and putting faith into action, …
What are the 3 main themes of Matthew’s Gospel?
- Compassion and Forgiveness.
What is the importance of the book of Matthew?
Matthew became the most important of all Gospel texts for first- and second-century Christians because it contains all the elements important to the early church: the story about Jesus’s miraculous conception; an explanation of the importance of liturgy, law, discipleship, and teaching; and an account of Jesus’s life
What are some things Jesus did?
Gallery of miracles
- Healing the mother of Peter’s wife.
- Healing the deaf mute of Decapolis.
- Healing the blind at birth.
- Healing the Paralytic at Bethesda.
- The Blind Man of Bethsaida.
- The Blind man Bartimaeus in Jericho.
- Healing the Centurion’s servant.
- Christ healing an infirm woman.
Why was the sharing of a meal so important in Jesus day?
The tradition of people eating together being a sign of God’s reign or kingdom goes way back into Judaeo-Christian history. Jesus was rooted in and lived this tradition. Just as he shared food with all sorts and conditions of people as a sign of the inclusivity of God’s kingdom, so too did the early church.
Did Jesus wear a tunic?
He wore a tunic (chitōn), which for men normally finished slightly below the knees, not at the ankles. Among men, only the very rich wore long tunics.