USE THIS BOOK AS A TEXTBOOK.
Messiah is written for students
of all ages who want to get to know the Gospel of Matthew
better. It was designed to be used in the classroom along with
the free study guides or as independent study or as a study
for adult groups.
Study Guides and Curriculum
Materials Standards aligned
Answer sheets for the study guides can be
requested by teachers. They are free. Please send a
request to the author by email.
The free study guides can be
downloaded as PDFs. They emphasize close reading of the
scripture, research, comparison and contrast, analysis,
synthesis, application, and various kinds of writing.
There are also suggested enrichment
resources that can be found on the Internet and projects
that ask the student to translate the
information or truths they are learning into art, creative
stories, and drama.
Articles related to the Gospel of
Authorship of the Gospel
Differing Birth Narratives in Matthew and Luke
The Nativity Story (Matthew and Luke)
Matthew's Other Name, Levi
The Guards-at-the-Tomb Lie
THE ART USED IN THE BOOK
The artwork for each chapter was selected from old Masters and for
the artists' special insight into the moment in the life of Jesus
each artist depicted. Color images can be enjoyed along with a
brief profile of the artist and his art on this page ART.