The Gospel According to Matthew is the first book of the New Testament. The
narrative tells how the Messiah, Jesus, rejected by Israel, ...
Authorship. Since the times of the early church fathers, the apostle Matthew has
always been accredited with the authorship of the first gospel (canonically).
by Maxim Cardew Authorship and Date The author of the Gospel has traditionally
been identified with “Matthew,” who according to this Gospel is one of Jesus'
by Matt Slick. Dating the gospels is very important. If it can be established that the
gospels were written early, say before the year A.D. 70, then we would have ...
Around 130 A.D., Papias, Bishop of Hierapolis, wrote about the various Gospel
editions. He tells us that the Apostle Matthew put together the discourses of Jesus
Jan 3, 2008 ... Matthew, a tax collector also known as Levi and one of the twelve disciples, wrote
the first gospel in the New Testament of Matthew. John Mark ...
Author: This book is known as the Gospel of Matthew because it was written by
the apostle of the same name. The style of the book is exactly what would be ...
Jan 16, 2014 ... Although the first Gospel is anonymous, the early church fathers were unanimous
in holding that Matthew, one of the 12 apostles, was its author ...
Dec 27, 2010 ... Although some NT scholars doubt the authorship of Matthew, there are ... early
fourth century, documents that Matthew wrote the first gospel.
Jan 14, 2013 ... In the year 70, Roman armies destroyed Jerusalem and its Temple, ... This
scholarly consensus holds that the Gospel of Matthew and the ...