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What does your Jesus look like?. ANGRY JESUS! Matthew 23 May 20, 2012. Matthew’s Biography of Jesus: Organized around 5 discourses Organized around particular themes. First 1/3 of the First Century

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What does your jesus look like

What does your Jesus look like?


What does your jesus look like

ANGRY JESUS!

Matthew 23

May 20, 2012


What does your jesus look like

  • Matthew’s Biography of Jesus:

  • Organized around 5 discourses

  • Organized around particular themes


What does your jesus look like

First 1/3 of the First Century

Jesus did good works (culminating with his work on the cross) and taught the disciples about the kingdom.

Second 1/3 of the First Century

Apostles led a movement based on a house church network and wrote letters to establish churches.

Third 1/3 of the First Century

False teachers tried to dis-establish the churches.

Apostles wrote Gospels (biographies) to stabilize churches and maintain the movement.


What does your jesus look like

Matthew’s Biography of Jesus:

Matthew is characterized by five “kerygmatic” discourses about what the kingdom of God is really like.


What does your jesus look like

  • Matthew’s Biography of Jesus:

  • Matthew is characterized by five “kerygmatic” discourses about what the kingdom of God is really like.

  • Preceded by presentation of the divine, messianic king.

    • Genealogies of Abraham and David (Matt 1:1-17)

    • Relationships of the King (Matt 1:18-4:11)

    • Ministry summarized as declaring that “the kingdom of God is near” (Matt 4:12-25)


What does your jesus look like

  • Matthew’s Biography of Jesus:

  • Matthew is characterized by five “kerygmatic” discourses about what the kingdom of God is really like.

  • Followed by the culminating actions of the divine, messianic king.

    • Betrayal and crucifixion of the King (Matt 26:1-27:66)

    • Resurrection and commissioning by the King (Matt 28:1-20)


What does your jesus look like

  • Matthew’s Biography of Jesus:

  • Matthew is characterized by five “kerygmatic” discourses about what the kingdom of God is really like.

  • Matthew 23 in the structural context of Matthew.


What does your jesus look like

26-28

Jesus as cruc., risen king

1-4

Jesus as divine mess. king

5-7

Sermon on the Mount

8-9

10

11-12

13

23-25

Olivet Discourse

14-17

18

19-22


What does your jesus look like

  • Matthew’s Biography of Jesus:

  • Matthew is characterized by five “kerygmatic” discourses about what the kingdom of God is really like.

  • Matthew 23 in the structural context of Matthew.

    • Sets the tone for the final discourse (Matt 24-25).

    • Matches the tone of the initial discourse (Matt 5-7).


What does your jesus look like

  • Read and Comment on Matthew 23

    • Narrative Context Verses 1-11

    • WoesVerses 12-33

    • ConclusionVerses 34-39


What does your jesus look like

  • Reflection/Response to Matthew 23:


What does your jesus look like

  • Reflection/Response to Matthew 23:

  • What makes it okay for Jesus to say things like this?


What does your jesus look like

  • Reflection/Response to Matthew 23:

  • What is your reaction to a Jesus who says things like this?


What does your jesus look like

  • Reflection/Response to Matthew 23:

  • What does it mean to follow this Jesus as a model?


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