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What the Bible means and how we know

What the Bible means and how we know

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What the Bible means and how we know

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English

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Episodes

22 Matthew 5:9 The peacemakers

7/21/2021
Like the merciful, those commit the costly act of refusing to answer injury for injury and seeking a peaceful reconciliation instead will find their inheritance as children of God in the kingdom of... What the Bible means and how we know. For more information WednesdayintheWord.com

Duration:00:34:36

21 Matthew 5:8 The pure in heart

7/14/2021
The pure in heart are not those who are morally perfect. Rather their hearts have been cleansed of rebellion and rejection of God. The pure in heart live like the gospel is true, though not... What the Bible means and how we know. For more information WednesdayintheWord.com

Duration:00:42:16

20 Matthew 5:7 The merciful

6/30/2021
Only those will to commit the costly act of being merciful will receive mercy in the kingdom of God, because showing mercy is an implication of having saving faith. Lecture notes:... What the Bible means and how we know. For more information WednesdayintheWord.com

Duration:00:38:55

19 Matthew 5:6 Hunger for righteousness

6/23/2021
When you’re physically hungry, the desire to eat is so overwhelming you can hardly think about anything else. Jesus is counting on that experience in this beatitude. The truly fortunate ones long for... What the Bible means and how we know. For more information WednesdayintheWord.com

Duration:00:40:14

18 Matthew 5:5 The meek

6/16/2021
While Matthew 5:5 is probably the most famous beatitude, not many people understand what it means. Jesus does not explain what he means by “meek”, but he is quoting Psalm 37 which gives us a very big... What the Bible means and how we know. For more information WednesdayintheWord.com

Duration:00:47:52

17 Matthew 5:4 Those who mourn

6/9/2021
Mourning is the appropriate emotional response to being poor in spirit. When you realize that life is not what it should be and you are not the kind of person you should be, the appropriate response... What the Bible means and how we know. For more information WednesdayintheWord.com

Duration:00:40:05

16 Matthew 5:1-3 Poor in Spirit

5/26/2021
Unlike those who are self-satisfied and see themselves as spiritually rich, the poor in spirit know that they are morally bankrupt and nothing in this world can give them what they truly need. This... What the Bible means and how we know. For more information WednesdayintheWord.com

Duration:00:39:36

15 Matthew 5:1-12 What is a beatitude?

5/19/2021
Before we look at the beatitudes, we need to understand what it means to be blessed, the nature of a beatitudes (Jesus wasn’t the first to employ them) and how Jesus expects us to understand them.... What the Bible means and how we know. For more information WednesdayintheWord.com

Duration:00:35:36

14 Matthew 5-7 Sermon on the Mount Introduction

5/12/2021
The Sermon on the Mount is one of the most important passages in Scripture, as it is a profound and unique body of teaching from the Messiah himself. Yet throughout church history, believers have... What the Bible means and how we know. For more information WednesdayintheWord.com

Duration:00:34:56

13 Matthew 4:12-25 Jesus' Early Ministry

5/5/2021
As Matthew closes this first section of his gospel, he highlights the Galilean nature of Jesus’ early ministry. Matthew summarizes Jesus’ early ministry as marked by healing and teaching. Lecture... What the Bible means and how we know. For more information WednesdayintheWord.com

Duration:00:46:20

12 Matthew 4:8-11 3rd Temptation: Bow down

4/28/2021
Satan offers Jesus a shortcut to gaining the blessings God has promised him. But Jesus knows idolatry is looking to someone or something other than God to grant us Life. Lecture notes:... What the Bible means and how we know. For more information WednesdayintheWord.com

Duration:00:53:17

11 Matthew 4:5-7 2nd Temptation: Jump from the pinnacle

4/21/2021
While the temptation to jump to from the top of a high mountain may not appear very enticing at first glance, it’s a temptation we all face today. When life gets hard or overwhelming, like Jesus,... What the Bible means and how we know. For more information WednesdayintheWord.com

Duration:00:48:09

10 Matthew 4:1-4 1st Temptation: Stones to bread

4/14/2021
Satan wants to disqualify Jesus as the Messiah while God wants to demonstrate that Jesus is worthy to be the Messiah. We’ll look how how Jesus responds when he’s tempted to believe God is no longer... What the Bible means and how we know. For more information WednesdayintheWord.com

Duration:00:46:17

09 Matthew 3:13-17 The baptism of Jesus

4/7/2021
At his baptism, God confirms that Jesus is the Christ, the Messiah, who will rule on David’s throne forever. We also see what kind of king Jesus is: humble and willing to serve. Lecture notes:... What the Bible means and how we know. For more information WednesdayintheWord.com

Duration:00:38:37

08 Matthew 3:1-12 John the Baptist

3/24/2021
John the Baptist was the herald who announced the coming of the King. His message had two parts: repent for the kingdom of God is at hand. The king is coming. It is time to turn back to God and... What the Bible means and how we know. For more information WednesdayintheWord.com

Duration:00:47:43

07 Matthew 2:19-23 A Nazarene

3/17/2021
This quotation presents the hardest challenge because no passage in the Old Testament says the Messiah will be called a Nazarene. Instead Matthew is summarizing an idea taught in the prophets. We... What the Bible means and how we know. For more information WednesdayintheWord.com

Duration:00:45:53

06 Matthew 2:16-18 Rachel weeping

3/10/2021
In this third fulfillment passage, Matthew compares the murder of the young boys in Bethlehem to the Rachel weeping in her tomb for the captives about to be deported to Babylon. In both events, all... What the Bible means and how we know. For more information WednesdayintheWord.com

Duration:00:42:45

05 Matthew 2:13-15 Out of Egypt

3/3/2021
Matthew tells us the life of Jesus “fulfills” something spoken by the prophet Hosea. Yet Hosea is not “predicting” anything; Hosea is looking backward to the Exodus. What is Matthew doing? He’s... What the Bible means and how we know. For more information WednesdayintheWord.com

Duration:00:41:10

04 Matthew 2:1-23 The early life of Jesus

2/24/2021
Matthew draws many parallels between the early life of Jesus and the Old Testament to reinforce his main point: Jesus is the Christ, the son of Abraham and son of David, who will fulfill God's... What the Bible means and how we know. For more information WednesdayintheWord.com

Duration:00:35:30

03 Matthew 1:18-25 The Birth of Jesus

2/17/2021
You would think that a passage covering the birth of Jesus would be easy “Christmas stuff” we’re all familiar with. Don’t be fooled. Lecture notes:... What the Bible means and how we know. For more information WednesdayintheWord.com

Duration:00:51:14