Jesus as the New Moses in Matthew
Lecture no. 11 from the course: Understanding the New Testament
Taught by Professor David Brakke | 29 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Philosophy & Religion Courses
The unknown Christian who wrote the gospel now called Matthew presents a different theological portrait of Jesus and his ministry than Mark. Whereas Jesus in Mark is a mysterious figure, Matthew emphasizes Jesus’ divinity. In this lecture, compare the two gospels and what scholars believe about their composition.