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The importance of the Gospel of Matthew in church history cannot be overstated. For Jewish readers, it affirmed the Messiahship of Jesus, referring consistently to the Scriptures to establish his credentials. For Gentile disciples, it provided powerful and dramatic support of their inclusion in God’s kingdom. The cross of Christ had removed the division between Jew and non ...more
Hardcover, 1003 pages
Published June 13th 2004 by Zondervan
(first published July 1st 2003)
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I love the NIV Application Commentary. It is the best. Some authors are better than others but I really enjoyed Wilkins and would consider him to be one of the best. Overall I really enjoyed this commentary which I digested as often as I could as part of my devotional time.
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