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Matthew (Zondervan Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament | ZECNT)

, 2010
ISBN: 9780310493242
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In this volume of the Zondervan Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament series, Grant Osborne offers pastors, students, and teachers a focused resource for reading the Gospel of Matthew. Through the use of graphic representations of translations, succinct summaries of main ideas, exegetical outlines, and other features, Osborne presents the Gospel of Matthew with precision and accuracy.

For more commentaries by Grant R. Osborne, check out the Osborne New Testament Commentaries.

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“These are the economically destitute who are forced to rely entirely on God. Thus the best way to understand this is as a humility that leads God’s people to depend wholly on him.” (Page 166)

“Reconciliation in the kingdom community is so important that it has priority over worship.” (Page 191)

“For those who in the guise of serving Christ actually live for themselves, the payback has eternal ramifications. Such people lose not only their reward but their eternal destiny.” (Page 928)

“(2) The second purpose is apologetic and evangelistic. One major consensus is that Matthew writes a Jewish gospel.” (Page 31)

“Magi in the ancient world were a priestly caste of magicians and astrologers who were wise in interpreting the stars (hence ‘wise men’).” (Page 86)

Grant R. Osborne

Grant R. Osborne (1942–2018) was an award-winning author and theologian. Osborne earned a PhD from the University of Aberdeen, Scotland. He has also did academic research at at the University of Cambridge and the University of Marburg.

Osborne served as the professor of New Testament at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School. Prior to that, he taught at Winnipeg Theological Seminary and the University of Aberdeen.

Osborne was a member of the Society of Biblical Literature, the Evangelical Theological Society, and the Institute of Biblical Research. His areas of expertise included the Gospels, hermeneutics, and the book of Revelation.

Along with editing The IVP New Testament Commentary Series and The Life Application Bible Commentary, Osborne also authored several titles including The Hermeneutical Spiral, the volume on Revelation in the Baker Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament series, and several other commentary volumes.



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  1. Adrian Ciganic
    One of the best. Great verse-by-verse analysis and summaries of each section.
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