This video by The Bible Project gives a great overview of God’s story as it leads up to the coming of Jesus. Matthew picks up this story as the start of the New Testament as he uses over 50 references to the Old Testament promises and prophesies as he makes the case to Jews of his day that Jesus is serpent crushing Messiah that we’ve been waiting for! Share this video to illustrate the context in which the author writes the Gospel of Matthew.
Matthew, Parts I & II
The Bible Project breaks down the Gospel of Matthew in two 7-8 minute explanations. These help us better understand the structure, meaning, and theme of the first and second half of the book. Share these videos as you study these portions of the book to help quizzers get to know the content on a deeper level.