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by Matthew Henry
Henry's profound spiritual insights have touched lives for over 300 years. Indexed maps and charts make this a book any pastor.
Henry's profound spiritual insights have touched lives for over 300 years.
From Genesis to Revelation, Matthew Henry successfully combines practical application, devotional insight, and scholarship on the entire Bible. Henry has profound insights on the content, message and nature of God's divine revelation.
What he preached we are not told, but it was probably to the same purpose with his sermon on the mount.
And it came to pass, when Jesus had made an end of commanding his twelve disciples, he departed thence to teach and to preach in their cities. Chapter 11. In this chapter we have, I. The constant and unwearied diligence of our Lord Jesus in his great work of preaching the gospel (v. 1). II. His discourse with the disciples of John concerning his being the Messiah (v. 2-6). What he preached we are not told, but it was probably to the same purpose with his sermon on the mount. But here is next recorded a message which John Baptist sent to Christ, and his return to it, v. 2-6. We heard before that Jesus heard of John’s sufferings, ch.
com User, June 28, 2003. I find the info in this book to be extremely helpful. This book has been condensed to fit six volumes into one handy book. Sometimes, when Matthew Henry expresses the same thought in two or more different ways, Mr. Church cuts down to a single sentence. I recommend this to anyone who wants to know more about what passages mean. Matthew Henry is the one to read.
Henry astutely presents the historical and cultural background for each book of the Bible, always beginning with a brief summary of the book's setting and larger purpose